World Animation Summit: Looking Beyond Network TV

The era of the Big 3 networks as the only conduit for animated television is a thing of the past. Content creators and executives are now faced with the boon of the internet age, video ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Studios Announces 6 Animated Pilots

Amazon Studios announced the lineup for its fall children’s pilot season, which is scheduled to debut later this year exclusively on Amazon Video in the United States, United Kingdom, ... Continue Reading →

The Animag 250: Executives to Watch

The Animation Magazine 250th issue celebration continues, this time with our list of executives to watch. They are: Pierre Belaïsch — CEO, Gaumont Animation Melissa Boag — VP ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Greenlights Six New Kids Pilots

Amazon Studios is looking to build on its success with original kids’ series like the multi-award winning Tumble Leaf by trying out six new kid-targeted pilots in its upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Re-Ups ‘Tumble Leaf,’ ‘Creative Galaxy’

Amazon Studios has announced it has signed on for second seasons of current original kids’ animated series Creative Galaxy and award-winner Tumble Leaf; plus live-action shows ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Studios Forms Advisory Board for Kids’ Content

Amazon Studios has formed the Amazon Kids Thought Leader Board to further its mission of encouraging lifelong creative learning. Assembled under the guidance of Amazon Kids Educational ... Continue Reading →

Sid & Marty Krofft Developing ‘Sigmund and the Sea Monsters’ with Amazon

Amazon Studios has signed a development deal with iconic TV producers Sid and Marty Krofft to develop a pilot that reimagines ‘70s kids classic Sigmund and the Sea Monsters. The Kroffts ... Continue Reading →

‘Dragon 2,’ ‘Mickey’ Dominate 42nd Annie Awards

The big night has come and gone — and it was a good one for DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon 2 and Disney TV Animation’s Mickey Mouse. Dragon 2 dominated ... Continue Reading →

‘Creative Galaxy’ Holiday Special Debuts Friday

This Friday, December 5, Amazon will launch a special holiday episode of its original preschool animated series Creative Galaxy on Prime Instant Video. The make-along, craft-along show ... Continue Reading →

MIPCOM BITS: BRB and Vme, Zodiak and ‘Mini Ninjas’

The deals keep coming from the Croisette as MIPCOM enters its final stretch. Vme Media and BRB Internacional sealed at MIPCOM an accord for Spanish-speaking audiences in the United ... Continue Reading →