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’Moana’: How Disney Animation Vets Created a Badass Polynesian Princess IndieWire’s Bill Desowitz gets the inside scoop on the magical new CG feat getting ready to set sail from ... Continue Reading →

Nick UK Vet Launches Larkshead Media

Tim Patterson, formerly VP and director of programming for Nickelodeon UK, has officially launched his end-to-end children’s media service company, Larkshead Media. Headquartered ... Continue Reading →

Clip: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Season 3 Coming to Disney XD

Critically acclaimed CG sci-fi series Star Wars Rebels returns for a third season on Disney XD on Saturday, September 24 at 8:30 p.m. ET. The special one-hour premiere event “Steps ... Continue Reading →

‘Star Wars’ Sweeps Licensing Awards

Disney Consumer Products’ Star Wars continues to prove its constant appeal (and reinvigorated dominion over merch-hungry fans) having won four awards at Tuesday night’s 2016 LIMA ... Continue Reading →

Licensing Award Nominations Reflect ‘Star Wars’ Fever

Representatives of top brands and major merchandise partners will convene on Las Vegas this summer for Licensing Expo 2016, and trade association LIMA will be presenting the annual ... Continue Reading →

Milk Sops Up Third BAFTA in Three Years for ‘Jonathan Strange’

Academy Award-winning independent VFX studio Milk has added another accolade to its shelves after winning its third consecutive British Academy Television Craft Award at Sunday night’s ... Continue Reading →

Gold Titles Announced for Free Comic Book Day 2016

The Free Comic Book Day Committee has selected the twelve Gold Sponsor comic book titles for the comic book industry’s most anticipated annual event, Free Comic Book Day. FCBD takes ... Continue Reading →

Animation Celebrates Centennial of Einstein’s General Relativity

Award-winning animator Eoin Duffy has teamed up with filmmaker Jamie Lochhead, actor David Tennant (Doctor Who), and science communicator Anais Rassat to create a three-minute animation ... Continue Reading →
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Jason Isaacs Sinks Teeth into ‘Happy Family’ Role

British actor Jason Isaacs, perhaps best known for his turn as Lucius Malfoy in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, has signed on to voice the villain of Timeless Films and Ambient ... Continue Reading →

Milk VFX Opens Cardiff Studio

BAFTA-winning London visual effects company Milk is opening a second studio in Cardiff, Wales, to support its expanding slate of TV and film projects. Milk is one of the latest creative ... Continue Reading →