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#HaveYouSeenHer ‘Finding Dory’ Posters Hit Twitter

A new set of posters released by Disney-Pixar for upcoming sequel Finding Dory (out June 17) issued a spot-the-star challenge via Twitter on Tuesday. The four posters featuring a shy ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Announces Celeb-Filled Season of ‘Doc McStuffins’

The fourth season of Disney Junior’s Peabody and NAACP Image Award-winning preschool series Doc McStuffins will once again welcome a host of celebrity voices to Doc’s backyard ... Continue Reading →
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Kidscreen Awards Winners Announced

The 2016 Kidscreen Awards took place Tuesday evening in Miami during this week’s Kidscreen Summit, with DreamWorks Animation and Sesame Workshop coming away as the major winners ... Continue Reading →
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Axis & Flaunt Announce TV, Film Projects

Axis — a group of creative companies based in the UK — has announced it is extending its reach in the entertainment industry. The company is already an animation content ... Continue Reading →
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Licensing Works! Scores Rights to Classic ‘Little Prince’

Licensing Works! has signed with the Estate of Antoine de Saint-Exupery and French rights company NDA to represent North American rights to classic storybook brand The Little Prince ... Continue Reading →
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Adobe Makes Major Updates to Animate CC

Late last year, Adobe announced that it had renamed Flash Professional as Animate CC. Now, the software giant has launched an update which ranks as one of the tool’s biggest releases ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News: DreamWorks, FremantleMedia, One Animation, Sesame Workshop, Shaboom!, Squeeze, ZAG

DreamWorks Animation and France’s Lagardere Active TV have inked a deal for free-to-air and basic pay-TV rights for the latter’s kids and family channels to broadcast the ... Continue Reading →
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‘Big Hero 6′ Writer Daniel Gerson Dies Age 49

Daniel Gerson, a long-time story and script writer for Disney and Pixar feature films who co-wrote the 2015 Oscar winner Big Hero 6, has died at age 49 after being diagnosed with brain ... Continue Reading →
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Cinesite Opens Montreal Animation Studio

Montreal, Quebec is getting a boost to its growing reputation as an animation production hub as Cinesite has opened a new, state-of-the-art animation studio in the city. The company ... Continue Reading →
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Shout! Factory and Zag Strike Deal for ‘Miraculous’

Shout! Factory and multimedia kids and family entertainment company AG have entered a strategic distribution partnership for CG-animated action-comedy series Miraculous Tales of Ladybug ... Continue Reading →
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KingstOOn Guides Caribbean Youth to Animation

Next month, hundreds of animation professionals, students and artists from across the Caribbean region will come together in Jamaica for the two day KingstOOn conference and festival. ... Continue Reading →
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UK Students Animate Creative TV Licence Excuses

TV Licence fee enforcers are having a little fun with a common problem: viewers of live TV in the U.K. who will come up with any excuse not to pay their dues. To raise awareness for ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News: 9 Story, Gaumont, Komixx, Marblemedia, Portfolio, SLR, Splash

9 Story Media Group has secured multiples licenses for the animation/live-action hybrid series Monkey See Monkey Do (26 x 11, preschool). The second season has sold to Turner’s ... Continue Reading →
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‘Inside Out’ & ‘World of Tomorrow’ Take Home Annies

The 43rd annual Annie Awards unfolded Saturday evening at UCLA’s Royce Hall. Among the top honors were Pixar’s Inside Out, which won the Best Animated Feature prize as well ... Continue Reading →
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Super Bowl 2016 Movie Spots

The television commercial smorgasbord that is the Super Bowl has come and gone, and this year was no different in that spots for hotly anticipated films factored in to the ad lineup. ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Orphan Black Production Company Launches Animation Division Temple Street Productions forms Boat Rocker Media to oversee businesses including Toronto animation studio. Gia DeLaney Joines ... Continue Reading →
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Force Correction

  ILM goes back to the beginning to find inspiration ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Architects

Industrial Light and Magic has created pure movie wizardry for four decades — and we look back at some of the best animated moments from its vast archive of achievements. It’s been ... Continue Reading →
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Impromptu and Improvised

Ale Abreu’s animated Boy & the World one idea at a time, creating a popular political powerhouse of a movie that has a good shot ... Continue Reading →
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Heroes By Night

The nocturnal adventures of the superhero team PJ Masks surprises with high quality animation and runaway success. If you spend any ... Continue Reading →