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Pixar Animation Studios Releases RenderMan 22

Pixar today released RenderMan 22, the highly anticipated new version of the Academy Award-winning 3D rendering software for animation and visual effects. This major release is focused ... Continue Reading →
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News Bytes: ‘Miraculous’ at Comic-Con, Imagen Awards, iPi Soft V.4, and More

‘Miraculous’ Panel and Signing Happening at Comic-Con Jeremy Zag, the producer of ZAG HEROEZ, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, (Netflix) and founder of ZAG Animation, ... Continue Reading →
Los Casagrandes

Nick Greenlights ‘Los Casagrandes’ Spinoff of ‘Loud House’

Nickelodeon has officially greenlit 20 episodes of animated series Los Casagrandes (working title), a spinoff of toon hit The Loud House. The new show follows Lincoln Loud’s friend ... Continue Reading →
Saturn Awards

‘Coco,’ ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Pick Up Saturn Awards

Pixar’s Coco and Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels were the big animation winners at the Saturn Awards on Thursday. Disney/Marvel’s Black Panther was the evening’s mightiest champ, ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Invites 928 New Members for 2018

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced the film industry individuals who have been invited by one or more branches to join in 2018. The list comes to 928 new ... Continue Reading →
The Meg

Daily News Bytes: ‘Simpsons’ Snubs Apu Doc, ‘The Meg’ Trailer’s Got Bite, Animating ‘Moss’ VR & More

’The Simpsons’ to ‘The Problem with Apu’: Drop Dead Comedian Hari Kondabolu’s insightful documentary on the representation of marginalized groups in media The Problem with ... Continue Reading →
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Illuminated Films at 25: A Very British Kind of Magic

***This article was written for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** As the founder of British animation studio The Illuminated Film Company, which celebrates its 25th ... Continue Reading →
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‘Coco,’ ‘SpongeBob’ Take Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards for Animation

Pixar’s awards season juggernaut Coco and long-running TV toon SpongeBob SquarePants won out in the animation categories of Nickelodeon’s 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards, ... Continue Reading →
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Coco’ Producer Darla Anderson Exits Pixar

Darla K. Anderson, one of the top and few women producers at Pixar is leaving the company. Anderson, who just won an Oscar for Coco last week, is pursuing other creative and philanthropic ... Continue Reading →
Pony

Nick 2018 Upfront: Original ‘Pony,’ ‘Loud House’ Spin-Off, ‘Blue’s Clues’ Remake Coming Soon

Nickelodeon’s 2018 upfronts reveal that the powerhouse kids net is still going gangbusters, with more than 800 episodes of new and returning animation and live-action series set to ... Continue Reading →