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‘Batman: Brave and the Bold’ and ‘Barbie: A Fairy Secret’ on DVD

It’s the Caped Crusader and the world’s favorite doll swooping in to the rescue with new video releases perfectly timed to stave off bouts of boredom. Batman: The Brave ... Continue Reading →
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‘Yo Gabba Gabba!’ Earns Order for Season 4

Nick has order 13 additional new half-hour episodes of Yo Gabba Gabba!, it’s acclaimed preschooler series that mixes live action and animation. Wildbrain Entertainment will re-team ... Continue Reading →
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Full Trailer Arrives for Sony’s ‘Smurfs’

Get ready to Smurf! A new trailer for the hybrid CG-animation/live-action feature film The Smurfs has hit. The film is the first to show stars Neil Patrick Harris and Jayma Mays interacting ... Continue Reading →
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‘Battle’ Pushes ‘Rango’ to No. 2; ‘Mars Needs Moms’ Flops

Animated features faced both success and disappointment at the box office this weekend. While the top spot wen to the sci-fi action film Battle: Los Angeles, which opened with an estimated ... Continue Reading →
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Studio100 Licenses Classic Series to Turkish Radio TV Corp.

Germany’s Studio100 Media has licensed three of its remastered classic kids series to Turkish Radio Television Corp. The deal made in Istanbul by TRT Director General Ibrahim ... Continue Reading →
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‘Mars Needs Moms,’ ‘Battle: L.A.’ to Duke It Out at Box Office

It’s getting crowded at the box office with this weekend seeing the third animated release in two months and the second in two weeks with Disney’s Mars Needs Moms. The movie ... Continue Reading →
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Voltron Relaunch Adds Clothing, Publishing Licensors

The revival of Voltron is picking up some major heat. With the new animated series Voltron Force set to debut on Nickelodeon this year, Classic Media and World Event Productions have ... Continue Reading →
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Harry Potter: The Exhibition Set to Take Manhattan

Look out wizards, Harry Potter is hitting the Big Apple. Harry Potter: The Exhibition, featuring original items from all films in the series, is extending its popular tour of North ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Unveils Toon-Heavy Schedule, New Series

Kids’ network Nickelodeon is increasing its commitment to animation, announcing at its annual upfront presentation to advertisers and press in New York that it will roll out 45 ... Continue Reading →
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Betty Boop Festival Returns to Wisconsin Rapids

Betty Boop appears to have found a new home in Wisconsin Rapids. After the success of last year’s inaugural Betty Boop Festival, the town of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., will host ... Continue Reading →
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New Trailer for ‘Tron: Uprising’ Animated TV Series

The revival of Tron isn’t stopping with the recent Tron: Legacy feature film. Disney has an animated series titled Tron: Uprising in the works (we first told you about it back ... Continue Reading →
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Emmy Winner Cellucci Joins Kerner as VFX Executive Producer

Emmy-winning visual effects producer Camille Cellucci has joined Kerner as an executive producer. Cellucci produced effects for such recent films as The Green Hornet and was nominated ... Continue Reading →
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Nelvana’s ‘Scaredy Squirrel’ Debuts April 3 on Canada’s YTV

Scaredy Squirrel, the star of Melanie Watt’s popular books, is set to premiere April 3 in a new animated series on Canada’s YTV. A Canadian production from Nelvana Studio, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Green Lantern: Emerald Knights’ Sets WonderCon Premiere

The animated feature Green Lantern: Emerald Knights will premiere April 1 at WonderCon as part of a comprehensive slate of programming designed to promote the Warner Bros.’ franchise ... Continue Reading →
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Salma Hayek Joins Effort to Animate Gibran’s ‘The Prophet’

Award-winning actress Salma Hayek and her company Ventanarosa Productions are reportedly joining a project to make an animated feature based on the classic poetry collection, The Prophet, ... Continue Reading →
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Smith and Foulkes Set Up ‘Cog’ as a Feature at Nexus

Commercials and short film makers Alan Smith and Adam Foulkes have set up their first feature, the animated movie Cog, at Nexus Productions in London, reports Variety. The duo, who ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks Sets Release Dates for 9 Films Through 2014

DreamWorks Animation has announced release dates through 2014 for nine feature films, with three sequels and six original features. The studio will release three films in 2013 and two ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘Cars 2′ Trailer, Photos

A full trailer and several new images from Disney-Pixar’s Cars 2 have arrived, giving fans a better look at the action-packed animated feature due in theaters July 22. The film ... Continue Reading →
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‘Cat in Paris’ Makers Set Up ‘Phantom Boy’ for 2015

Jean-Loup Felicioli and Alain Gagnol — directors of the French animated film A Cat in Paris — are reuniting to make a new animated feature film called Phantom Boy, reports Variety. The ... Continue Reading →
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New Trailers for DreamWorks’ ‘Kung Fu Panda 2,’ ‘Puss in Boots’

As the summer movie season approaches, the studios are starting up their marketing machines — and that means trailers! DreamWorks Animation has realeased new trailers for both of ... Continue Reading →