23 Projects Picked for Asian Animation Summit

A healthy 23 animation concepts have been selected to be showcased at the 2015 Asian Animation Summit, taking place in Jeju, South Korea from December 7-9. Works representing the best ... Continue Reading →

Dispatches from TAC in Ottawa

Attendance is high and the discussions vigorous at this year’s Television Animation Conference, a two-day industry event that kicked off Sep 16 and is held in conjunction with Ottawa ... Continue Reading →

Netflix Adding Three Original Preschool Toons

Netflix is expanding its programming offerings through its Internet TV streaming service by adding three new animated series to its slate of original preschool content. On the heels ... Continue Reading →

The Animag 250: Executives to Watch

The Animation Magazine 250th issue celebration continues, this time with our list of executives to watch. They are: Pierre Belaïsch — CEO, Gaumont Animation Melissa Boag — VP ... Continue Reading →

Guru Adds Nick Executive Rachel Marcus

Guru Studio has appointed Rachel Marcus as development executive. Marcus joins the award-winning Canadian studio directly from her position as digital content development producer at ... Continue Reading →

‘Justin Time’ Spin-Off Coming to Netflix

Netflix continues to expand its kids content offerings with the announcement that the streaming service and Guru Studio will be delivering a new spin-off series titled Justin Time: ... Continue Reading →

‘Justin Time’ Jets Off to China

Guru Studio has appointed Ciwen Media Group to manage all rights in China for the studio’s popular preschool series Justin Time (52 x 11). Ciwen will be the show’s exclusive ... Continue Reading →

Jetpack to Rep ‘Justin Time’ in CEEMEA

Jetpack Distribution, the sales outfit formed by Samka Productions, Nerdcorps Entertainment and Gardiner Entertainment, has come on board as the TV and Licensing rights representative ... Continue Reading →

Hires, Promotions at CN, Henson, 9 Story, Guru

A flurry of hires and promotions has put a bunch of new faces in new roles at various animation-related companies. Here’s the latest: Michael Ouweleen Michael Ouweleen has been ... Continue Reading →

‘Justin Time’ Enjoys New European Sales

Guru Studio has raked up several new sales for its preschool hit Justin Time (52 x 11) across Europe. The announcement comes on the heels of the 2D animated series’ latest accolade, ... Continue Reading →