Sony, ‘Smurfs’ Producer Plan Hybrid ‘ALF’ Movie

The Alien Life Form from the planet Melmac is plotting a comeback. Sony Pictures Animation has acquired the rights to ALF, the iconic 1980s sitcom about a wisecracking alien who lives ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Picks up DQE’s ‘Jungle Book’ for U.S.

Disney XD has acquired the U.S. broadcast rights for DQ Entertainment’s 3D animated series The Jungle Book. The 26 x 22 mins. series will debut June 11 on the channel, which reaches ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Networks Set CG ‘Ben 10′ TV Movie for 2012

Cartoon Network will premiere in 2012 Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens, an all-new CG-animated movie starring the alien-morphing boy hero. Directing the project is Victor Cook (The Spectacular ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con: Aardman Presents ‘Arthur Christmas,’ ‘The Pirates!’

Besides roaming the San Diego convention hall and gaping at the spandex-wearing masses, Comic-Con attendees get the chance to get an early peek at some of the most anticipated animated ... Continue Reading →

Comic-Con: Scene from ‘Green Lantern’ Series

It’s the first full day of Comic-Con International: San Diego, and Warner Bros. has unveiled an extended look at the new Green Lantern: The Animated Series. Take a look: The ... Continue Reading →

‘Lion King’ Writer Weighs In On Triggerfish’s ‘Khumba’

Jonathan Roberts, one of three credited screenwriters on Disney’s animated classic The Lion King, is lending a helping hand to Triggerfish Animation Studios’ feature film ... Continue Reading →

L.A. Shorts Fest Sets Premiere Look at Pixar’s ‘La Luna’ Short

L.A. Shorts Fest kicks off next week with the unquestionable highlight for animation fans being the North American premiere of the new Pixar short film La Luna, followed by a special ... Continue Reading →

New ‘Care Bears’ Animated Series Gets Green Light

It’s been almost 30 years since the Care Bears first starting, well, caring — and to celebrate, American Greetings Corp. is bringing them back to TV. The company has given the ... Continue Reading →

Paramount Launches In-House Feature Animation Unit

Paramount Pictures is getting into the cartoon game, announcing plans for an in-house animation division that will roll out its first title in 2014. Chairman and CEO Brad Grey said ... Continue Reading →

‘Clockwork Girl’ Returns with New Book, 3D Feature

The popular graphic novel The Clockwork Girl is coming back to print and prepping an animated 3D feature film for the fall. Created by Sean O’Reilly and Kevin Hanna, Clockwork ... Continue Reading →