Irish Studio Celebrates Rebrand, CBeebies Deal

Irish production company Paper Owl Films, recently rebranded from Indee Productions, has been awarded a contract with BBC’s CBeebies to produce Pablo — the first kids’ series ... Continue Reading →

KLIK! Announces Guests and 2015 Theme

KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival ( — taking over the beautifully modern EYE film institute building from October 27 to November 1 this year — has announced ... Continue Reading →

CBeebies to Launch ‘Messy Goes to Okido’

BBC’s CBeebies will be launching a new hybrid live-action, CG 3D and 2D series, Messy Goes to Okido, on September 7. The show — based on the character created by kids’ arts ... Continue Reading →

‘Ethel & Ernest’ Voice Cast Announced

Production has kicked off on an animated feature adaptation of Raymond Brigg’s graphic novel, Ethel & Ernest, and the full voice cast line up has been revealed. Jim Broadbent ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Adding Three Original Preschool Toons

Netflix is expanding its programming offerings through its Internet TV streaming service by adding three new animated series to its slate of original preschool content. On the heels ... Continue Reading →

Lawless, Mondo Team Up for ‘Duckport’

San Diego-based Lawless Entertainment has partnered up with Italian producer Mondo TV to co-produce and distribute a new 2D HD animated series based on the Adventures in Duckport characters ... Continue Reading →

BBC Earth Celebrates World Oceans Day with SpongeBob

BBC has today (June 8) released an original short film in honor of World Oceans Day. The film, titled A Thank You Would Be Nice, celebrates the incredible contribution that plankton ... Continue Reading →

BBC Plans Four-Part ‘Watership Down’ Toon

Richard Adams’ classic fantasy-adventure novel Watership Down will be introduced to a new generation thanks to a planned four-part CG animated mini series for the BBC. “I’m really ... Continue Reading →

‘Gadget,’ ‘Danger Mouse’ Reboots Head to Netflix

A secret agent mouse, a cyborg detective and crazy outback animals are just a few of the adventurous and funny characters set to join Netflix. The streaming video service is adding ... Continue Reading →

Framestore Grows London Ad Team

Framestore has augmented its advertising production team by taking on three new talents for the London Integrating Advertising department. Senior Producer Anna MacDonald, Senior VFX ... Continue Reading →