ALC to Rep Arabic ‘Sesame Street’

Arabian Licensing Company (ALC) has been appointed by Bidaya Media as the master licensing representative for Iftah Ya Simsim, the Arabic Sesame Street, for the United Arab Emirates, ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Trailers ‘F Is for Family’

Netflix has released the official trailer for its upcoming original animated series F Is for Family, a retro period-comedy created by comedian Bill Burr and Emmy-winning writer/producer ... Continue Reading →

Magic Light Adapting ‘Stick Man’ for BBC Special

Magic Light Pictures has announced its next project will be animating the modern classic picture book Stick Man for a Christmas season special on BBC One in the U.K. Based on the 2008 ... Continue Reading →
Jocelyn Stevenson

Kids Producer Jocelyn Stevenson to Receive BAFTA Special Award

Accomplished children’s television producer and writer Jocelyn Stevenson will be honored with a BAFTA Special Award at the British Academy Children’s Awards ceremony taking ... Continue Reading →

‘Legend of Korra’ Full Series Coming Online

Fans of element-bending animated action can relive the full saga up until the epic finale as the full series of The Legend of Korra arrives on and the Emmy-winning Nick App, ... Continue Reading →

Michael Giacchino Composing for Disney’s ‘Zootopia’

Award-winning composer Michael Giacchino is embarking on his first-ever collaboration with Walt Disney Animation Studios to produce the score for the upcoming CG feature Zootopia, out ... Continue Reading →

Disney Junior LatAm Snaps Up ‘Tip the Mouse’

German brand management and media company m4e AG has finalized a broadcasting agreement for its preschool series Tip the Mouse (52 x 7) with Buena Vista Int’l for all Latin American ... Continue Reading →

Viz, Generator Launch ‘Naruto’ E-Tailer’

VIZ Media is launching an official Naruto online store for the U.S. and Canada in partnership with digital marketing and eCommerce solutions provider Generator (a division of Sony DADC). ... Continue Reading →

‘Oh Willy’ Directors Join Nexus

Nexus announces that Emma De Swaef and Marc James Roels, the directors of the multi-award-winning stop-motion short Oh Willy…, have signed on to the company’s roster for exclusive ... Continue Reading →
Peter Lord

Peter Lord Named Prez of European Animation Pride

Last year, top players in the European animation industry announced the intent to found an annual award event to celebrate the best in the artform from across the continent, the European ... Continue Reading →

First Gulf-Produced CG Feature Premiering at Ajyal

The first CG-animated feature film to be entirely funded and produced in the Middle Eastern Gulf region, Bilal, will have its world premiere as the closing film at the Ajyal Youth Festival. ... Continue Reading →

Cosmic Confidence

Long before it paid off as a big-screen box office hit, Marvel trusted its material to turn Guardians ... Continue Reading →

Hatching a Hit

Transition to CGI ... Continue Reading →

Heroes With A Twist

Stoopid Buddies Stoodios gets original with SuperMansion, a new series debuting on Sony’s streaming platform Crackle. Stoopid Buddies Stoodios has been poking fun at other companies’ ... Continue Reading →

The Return of Mouse and Mole

CBBC, FremantleMedia and Boulder Media find classic U.K. series Danger Mouse needs minimal fine-tuning to work for a modern audience. With ... Continue Reading →

A Satisfying Return

After 17 years away, Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ delivers big time fun for fans of the long-running anime series.  Dragon Ball ... Continue Reading →

Filmakademie Project ‘Jazz Orgie’ Is FMX 2016 Trailer

A student project from the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg Institute of Animation, Jazz Orgie by third-year student Irina Rubina, has been selected as the new trailer for the FMX 2016 ... Continue Reading →

Patricia Arquette Considering ‘Toy Story 4’ Playdate

The Wrap reports that Oscar-winning actress Patricia Arquette is in talks with Disney-Pixar to voice a new character in Toy Story 4, currently slated for June 15, 2018. Arquette took ... Continue Reading →

Disney Digs Up New ‘Good Dinosaur’ Clips

Disney-Pixar is getting into a paleontological mood as it preps for the theatrical release of The Good Dinosaur, roaring into theaters on November 25. To celebrate, the studio is kicking ... Continue Reading →

VIZ, Simon & Schuster Renew Partnership

VIZ Media and Simon & Schuster have renewed their longstanding sales and distribution partnership in both the U.S. and the U.K. Simon & Schuster has been the exclusive distribution ... Continue Reading →