Malaria Must Die So That Millions Can Live

Aardman and Hugh Laurie Target Malaria in Animated PSA

Award-winning studio Aardman has joined forces with global campaign Malaria Must Die So Millions Can Live to raise awareness of the disease’s deadly history, and call for decisive ... Continue Reading →

Reel FX Expands Animation Studio with New Montreal Facility

Golden Globe-nominated studio Reel FX has crossed the northern border by adding a Canadian satellite studio in Montreal to its existing Dallas and Hollywood operations. The new locale ... Continue Reading →

Reel FX & Shilo Founder Unite to Launch Strategic Creative Group ATK PLN

Reel FX studio’s award-winning commercial division has teamed up with Shilo Founder/Executive Creative Director Jose Sebastian Gomez to form ATK PLN, a new strategic creative group. ... Continue Reading →
Jorge Gutierrez

Jorge R. Gutiérrez Breaks Off from ‘Billion Brick Race’

The Book of Life helmer Jorge R. Gutiérrez revealed via Facebook that he has left his gig as a director at Warner Bros. Animation, and is no longer attached to direct LEGO Movie spinoff ... Continue Reading →

‘Coco’ Scores Double Production Design, Editing Award Wins Over Weekend

Disney-Pixar’s latest cinematic triumph Coco continues to rack up honors and nods of recognition from craft organizations across the motion picture industry. Over the weekend, ... Continue Reading →
Darla K. Anderson

Pixar Producer Darla K. Anderson to Receive AIS Harold Lloyd Award

Pixar producer Darla K. Anderson has been named the 2018 recipient of the Advanced Imaging Society’s Harold Lloyd Award for Filmmaking, to be presented during AIS’S annual black-tie ... Continue Reading →
Llama Llama

Genius Brands’ ‘Llama Llama’ Premieres on Netflix in January

Genius Brands International has announced the global premiere of its new animated preschool series Llama Llama on January 26, 2018 via Netflix. Based on the award-winning, bestselling ... Continue Reading →

Warner Animation Group Names Abbate EVP, Leahy SVP

Warner Animation Group has appointed two senior-level creative executives to shepherd its upcoming feature animation and live-action hybrid production and development slate. Veteran ... Continue Reading →

Adult-Targeted ‘Deadpool’ Toon Coming to FXX

Marvel’s most popular potty-mouthed mercenary is getting the adult animation treatment, according to Variety. FXX, the home of Archer, has placed a straight-to-series order for 10 ... Continue Reading →

‘Americano’ Flies Home with Lionsgate on June 13

Lionsgate is sending home audiences on a south-of-the-border adventure with animated feature Americano, migrating to DVD ($14.98), Digital HD and On Demand on June 13 — available ... Continue Reading →