Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele [photo: Michael Buckner/Variety/REX/Shutterstock]

Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key to Star in Henry Selick’s ‘Wendell and Wild’

Great news for fans of lovingly crafted stop-motion animation and incredible comedy talent: Jordan Peele is reuniting with his former collaborator and real-life friend Keegan-Michael ... Continue Reading →
The FAB Gift of Life

Watch: Splash Ent. PSA Inspires UK to ‘Believe’ in Organ Donation

Splash Entertainment has completed work on a heartfelt Public Service Announcement, set to run in the UK, which is designed to educate children and parents on organ donation. Titled ... Continue Reading →
Chuck Steel: Night of the Trampires

Cardiff Animation Fest Announces Selection, Special Events

The brand-new Cardiff Animation Festival is gearing up to take over the Chapter cultural space in Cardiff, Wales from April 19 to 22. This four-day animation celebration will include ... Continue Reading →
AnimDojo

Blue Zoo Launches Online Training Program AnimDojo

A new online “animation gym” called AnimDojo (animdojo.com) has opened its virtual doors, inviting artists with a basic understanding of Autodesk Maya a place to hone their skills ... Continue Reading →
Paddington 2

‘Paddington 2’ Breaks Out on Disc & Digital This Spring

The critically acclaimed hybrid family flick Paddington 2 will soon be available to home audiences, with Warner Bros. Home Entertainment set to release the charming sequel on Digital ... Continue Reading →
Jeff White

Jeff White Named Creative Director of ILM Vancouver

Academy Award-winning visual effects supervisor Jeff White has assumed the role of Creative Director for Industrial Light & Magic’s Vancouver, BC studio. A 16-year veteran of ... Continue Reading →
Melissa Taylor

Producer Melissa Taylor Named Joint Biz Dev Head at Framestore

Oscar-winning VFX company Framestore has appointed Melissa Taylor as Global Joint Head of Business Development. The highly regarded producer has worked with some of the world’s biggest ... Continue Reading →
Coco

‘Coco’, ‘Blade Runner 2049′ Best Animation & VFX BAFTA Competition

The 2018 British Academy Film Awards were presented Sunday at the Royal Albert Hall in London, hosted by Joanna Lumley (Absolutely Fabulous). Continuing its award-season streak, Pixar’s ... Continue Reading →
Stan & Gran

Jellyfish Teams with Jollywise for New Kids’ Toon ‘Stan & Gran’

BAFTA and multi-award-winning production studio Jellyfish Pictures has partnered with digital production company Jollywise to create a new CG-animated bridging series, Stan & Gran. ... Continue Reading →
Coco

‘Coco’ Scores Double Production Design, Editing Award Wins Over Weekend

Disney-Pixar’s latest cinematic triumph Coco continues to rack up honors and nods of recognition from craft organizations across the motion picture industry. Over the weekend, ... Continue Reading →