Bridging the Gap Animation Lab Deadline Extended

The second annual international Bridging the Gap animation lab — being held this year in Valencia, Spain July 18-23 — has extended its call for projects deadlines. The new ... Continue Reading →

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ECCC Exclusive: IDW’s New Powerpuff Girls Team Talks Comics/Animation Revival IDW announces at Emerald City Comic Con that the Cartoon Network reboot will be bolstered by an ongoing ... Continue Reading →

A Deeper Reboot

Cartoon Network takes a more modern, character-driven approach in updating The Powerpuff Girls for a new generation. Craig ... Continue Reading →
Tarek Mounir

Tarek Mounir Promoted to VP & GM for Mediterranean Turner

Turner EMEA has announced that Tarek Mounir has been promoted to the post of Vice President and General Manager for Turkey, Middle East, North Africa, Greece & Cyprus. Mounir will ... Continue Reading →

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Disney’s Thomas O. Staggs Stepping Down Presumed Bob Iger successor is departing COO post at Walt Disney Co. and leaving the company after 20 years. Nine International TV Executives ... Continue Reading →

CN Greenlights Fifth Seasons of ‘Steven Universe,’ ‘Uncle Grandpa’

Cartoon Network has re-upped two of its hit original animated series for fifth seasons, with Cartoon Network Studios’ Steven Universe and Uncle Grandpa returning next season along ... Continue Reading →
Debra Pierson

Debra Pierson Appointed GM of Kid Genius Channel

Genius Brands International has named former Kabillion executive and respected distribution, production, licensing and merchandising expert Debra Pierson as General Manager of its Kid ... Continue Reading →

DWA Netflix Series Dominate Daytime Emmy Animation Noms

The National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences have revealed the nominees for the 43rd Annual Daytime Emmy Awards, being held Sunday, May 1 — preceded by the Daytime Creative ... Continue Reading →

Nicolas Atlan and Terry Kalagian Head Gaumont Animation Biz

Gaumont Vice-CEO Christophe Riandee has announced that the company is expanding its animation activities in the U.S., growing its animated feature division and increasing activity for ... Continue Reading →

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Disney Threatens to Stop Filming in Georgia if ‘Anti-LGBT’ Bill is Enacted Disney and Marvel say they will pull out of filming for TV and features in the state if House Bill 757 ... Continue Reading →