Exclusive Clip: ‘Ferdinand’ Hoofs It to Digital Platforms Today

Ole, film fans! Fox Animation/Blue Sky Studios’ Oscar nominated animated storybook adaptation Ferdinand makes its entry into the home entertainment ring today, available on Digital ... Continue Reading →
2018 Kids' Choice Awards

Nick Kids’ Choice Awards: 8 Animated Features, 6 TV Toons Nominated

Nickelodeon has announced the nominees who will vie for the coveted orange blimps at the 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards, with eight animated features and six animated TV series in competition ... Continue Reading →
Archer: Dreamland - The Complete Season Eigh

Private Dicks of ‘Archer’ S8 Crack the DVD Case March 20

Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment has slated the release of Archer: Dreamland – The Complete Season Eight on DVD for March 20. This installment of Adam Reed’s hit FX ... Continue Reading →
Rob Doherty

Rob Doherty Appointed VP Production at CAKE

Kids entertainment co. CAKE has brought on industry veteran Rob Doherty as its new Vice President of Production. Working closely with CEO & Creative Director Tom van Waveren, as ... Continue Reading →
Death of Superman

First Look at Animated ‘Death of Superman’ Spotted

The first image from upcoming DC animated movie The Death of Superman has been dug up by WorldsFinestOnline.com, plucked from the iTunes page for spring release Suicide Squad: Hell ... Continue Reading →

Reel FX Expands Animation Studio with New Montreal Facility

Golden Globe-nominated studio Reel FX has crossed the northern border by adding a Canadian satellite studio in Montreal to its existing Dallas and Hollywood operations. The new locale ... Continue Reading →
Mark Shoeman

Mark Shoeman Named Director of Distribution for Genius Brands

Genius Brands International is expanding its global content distribution operation with the appointment of Mark Shoeman as the new Director of Distribution. The announcement was made ... Continue Reading →
Ralph Breaks the Internet

‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ Teaser Poster & Motion Poster Revealed

Walt Disney Animation Studios is starting to level up its marketing for the gaming themed sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2, releasing a charming web search style teaser ... Continue Reading →
Bud Luckey

Animator & Voice Actor Bud Luckey Dies Age 83

William “Bud” Luckey, a multitalented artist and performer who touched many facets of animation, has died at age 83. Among his many credits, Luckey earned an Annie Award ... Continue Reading →
Adventure Time

Clips: CN Lines Up New ‘Adventure Time,’ ‘Craig of the Creek’ Premiere for March

Delightful new toons are in bloom this spring, bringing some fresh color to Cartoon Network’s March programming line-up. Highlights include the series premiere of Craig of the ... Continue Reading →

Daily News Bytes: New ‘Wrinkle in Time’ Spot, Funimation’s ‘Free!’ Makes a Splash, ‘The Glassworker’ Update & More!

Pakistan’s First Hand-Drawn Animation Looks at the Effects of War on Kids Pioneering writer-director Usman Riaz and Mano Animation Studios have unveiled the first 8 minutes of their ... Continue Reading →
Dave Filoni

Director Dave Filoni on ‘Star Wars Rebels’: The Journey and the Legacy

Dave Filoni has probably overseen more hours of Star Wars content than anyone outside of George Lucas himself. The Star Wars Rebels finale event currently airing over a course of three ... Continue Reading →
Natalia Lafourcade and Miguel

Oscars: Nominated ‘Coco’ Song Performers Announced

Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd, producers of the 90th Academy Awards, have revealed the talented performers who will be bringing this year’s Best Original Song nominees to life ... Continue Reading →

Los Angeles Gets Animated to Declare “Coco Day” Feb. 27

A fabulous new fiesta is coming to the streets of Los Angeles, as Councilmember Gil Cedillo of the First District will declare “Coco Day in L.A.” at City Hall on Tuesday, February ... Continue Reading →
Trolls: The Beat Goes On!

Trailer: ‘Trolls: The Beat Goes On!’ S2, Series Soundtrack Coming Soon

There ain’t no party like a Troll Village party, and a Troll Village party don’t stop! That’s right, more music, magic and unbridled positivity is coming to a screen near you ... Continue Reading →

Disney Greenlights Originals ‘Amphibia,’ ‘Owl House’ and More ‘Star Vs.’

More magical original animation is coming to Disney Channel, which has placed orders for two new series: Amphibia, from Annie Award-winning director Matt Braly (Gravity Falls); and ... Continue Reading →
Paddington 2

Rodeo FX Takes a Dip with Paddington

Leading visual effects studio Rodeo FX helped to bring the marmalade-loving bear to the big screen in the recently released family adventure Paddington 2. The sequel to the beloved ... Continue Reading →
Nathan Greno

‘Tangled’ Helmer Nathan Greno Joins Skydance Animation, Directing ‘Powerless’

Skydance Media announced Thursday that Nathan Greno is joining the company’s rapidly expanding animation studio under a multi-year deal. The director of Disney’s Tangled has been ... Continue Reading →
Black Panther

Method Sets Up Wakandan Showdown in ‘Black Panther’

Marvel Studios’ highly anticipated Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman as the hero and king T’Challa, who must fight to protect his nation of Wakanda from Michael B. Jordan’s ... Continue Reading →
Super Slackers

Stoner Streamer 420TV Launches with Toons on Deck

On Thursday at 4:20 p.m. PT (appropriately), the world gets its first dose of 420TV — a new VOD channel dedicated to all things cannabis. Reflecting the evolving cultural attitudes ... Continue Reading →