Adams Says ‘Enchanted’ Sequel Is in the Works

Fans of Disney’s hugely popular Disney princess live-action/animation hybrid hit Disenchanted got some great news on Friday. During her appearance on the show The Talk, actress Amy ... Continue Reading →
The Incredibles 2, Ant-Man and the Wasp

Buzz on ‘Ant-man and The Wasp’: Big Weekend Numbers!

Early box office reports are buzzing about a huge weekend for Disney/Marvel’s Ant-Man and the Wasp, which has earned $11.5 million during its Thursday night preview screening. The ... Continue Reading →
Tom and Jerry

Cartoon Museum Displays ‘Treasury of Animation’

If you’re visiting San Francisco this summer, you’ll have to make sure you stop at The Cartoon Art Museum to check out the show, “A Treasury of Animation.” The first major exhibition ... 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 →

Glendale-Based DisneyToon Studios to Shut Down

DisneyToon Studios, the driving force behind many of Disney’s direct-to DVD movies over the past three decades, is shutting down. The Glendale, Calif. studio, which opened in 1988  ... Continue Reading →
Robin Hood

Animation Workers Antitrust Suit $150M Payout Starts July 9

Over a year after the final holdout studios under the Walt Disney Co. umbrella agreed to a settlement, the official website of the $150 million Animation Workers Antitrust Litigation ... Continue Reading →
Trolls: The Beat Goes On

Score One for Animation

***This article originally appeared in the June/July issue of Animation Magazine (No. 281)*** Probably no area of filmmaking has changed so much over time as animation, the art form ... Continue Reading →
Adventure Time

Music to Soothe the TV Toon Beasts

***This article originally appeared in the June/July issue of Animation Magazine (No. 281)*** Music is one of the most integral elements of animated television, bringing to the fore ... Continue Reading →
Pinky Malinky

Nick Serving Up New ‘Pinky Malinky’ Netflix Series

Viacom’s new “studio model” strategy will see Nickelodeon Animation produce a new Pinky Malinky series for Netflix, as the company begins to turn its brands toward developing ... Continue Reading →
Llama Llama

Netflix Greenlights Second Season of Genius Brands ‘Llama Llama’

Genius Brands International announced that Netflix has greenlit the production of season 2 of animated preschool series Llama Llama, with Jennifer Garner set to reprise the lead voice ... Continue Reading →