Hot Streets

Clip: Adult Swim Sneak Peeks ‘Hot Streets,’ Coming Jan. 14

Adult Swim will be premiering a new animated series that puts a screwball (and, if the clip is anything to go by, slightly scatalogical) take on mystery solving with Hot Streets set ... Continue Reading →
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45th Annual Annie Awards Nominations Announced

The International Animated Film Society (ASIFA-Hollywood) announced nominations Monday for its 45th Annual Annie Awards recognizing the year’s best in the field of animation. ... Continue Reading →
Freshly Baked: The Robot Chicken Santa Claus Pot Cookie Freakout Special: Special Edition

Daily News Bytes: ‘Robot Chicken’ Xmas Trailer, Inaugural Quirino Awards, ‘Final Fantasy’ Art Show & More

WWE Studios Expands into Scripted Series, Animation and Digital Content “WWE Studios is open for business with this new TV and digital initiative,” said chairman and CEO Vince McMahon, ... Continue Reading →
The War on Christmas

Adult Swim Unwraps New Xmas Specials, Nintendo Switch Game

There’s something special about the winter holidays — the festive magic, the family bonding, good will toward man — that is so inspiring for animators. In Adult Swim’s ... Continue Reading →
Audrey Diehl

Audrey Diehl Named VP of Series at Warner Bros. Animation

Warner Bros. Animation has announced that Nickelodeon development exec Audrey Diehl has joined the studio as Vice President, Series. The appointment was announced Thursday by Sam Register, ... Continue Reading →
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The Belchers Go to Hollywood

A decade after 20th Century Fox gave us a filmic version of The Simpsons, they’ve released news of a brand new cinematic adaptation of another beloved property from their animated ... Continue Reading →
Rick and Morty

‘Rick and Morty’ Breaks Ratings Records

In case anyone was confused why a cartoon on Adult Swim was able to convince megacorporation McDonald’s to reinstate a promotional dipping sauce from the ‘90s, Turner has just put ... Continue Reading →
Futurama

Syfy Takes Delivery of Matt Groening’s ‘Futurama’

Syfy has long attempted to cultivate an audience of fans of cult and genre television, and they’ve done well by picking up the show that has spoken most clearly to that audience ... Continue Reading →
Rick & Morty

McDonald’s Aids Rick Sanchez’s Quest for Szechuan Sauce

It looks like fans of Adult Swim’s Rick & Morty and/or “the year’s most talked-about dipping sauce” will need to mark October 7th on their calendars. Originally ... Continue Reading →
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WAC 2017 Brings Films, Panels & Portfolio Reviews to Culver City This Weekend

The World Animation Celebration 2017 festival is just around the corner, with a full two-day schedule of animated short films, informative industry panels, portfolio reviews, speakers, ... Continue Reading →