Nick Weidenfeld

Hulu Inks First-Look Deal with Former Adult Swim Exec Nick Weidenfeld

Hulu is looking to step up its adult-targeted toon offerings, having signed a first-look deal with Nick Weidenfeld, to develop and executive produce new animated projects for the platform. ... Continue Reading →
My Knight and Me

CAKE Secures International Sales for ‘My Knight and Me’

London-based CAKE has scored a slate of sales for the animated chivalric comedy series My Knight and Me, created by French toon powerhouse TeamTO and Belgian producer Thuristar. New ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: SIGGRAPH Submissions Open, ‘Kim Possible’ Goes Live-Action, ‘Gotham by Gaslight’ on DVD & More!

SIGGRAPH 2018 Seek Submissions The world’s top interdisciplinary showcase of computer graphics and interactive techniques has opened submissions for the 45th conference, set for aug. ... Continue Reading →
The Bravest Knight

Big Bad Boo Adapting LGBTQ-Positive ‘Bravest Knight’ as Hulu Kids Series

New York and Vancouver-based Big Bad Boo Studios is continuing its mission to create quality, inclusive family programming with the announcement that production is kicking off on The ... Continue Reading →
Wellesley Wild

‘Family Guy’ Alum Wellesley Wild Tapped as ‘Animaniacs’ Showrunner

Three-time Emmy Award nominated Family Guy producer Wellesley Wild has been selected as showrunner and executive producer of Hulu’s reboot of Animaniacs. The Amblin / Warner Bros. ... Continue Reading →
The Shape of Water

‘Shape of Water,’ ‘Coco’ Win PGA Film & Animation Awards

The Producers Guild of America held its 29th annual Producers Guild Awards on Saturday night, bestowing the prestigious Darryl F. Zanuck Award for Outstanding Producer of Theatrical ... Continue Reading →
Animaniacs

Hulu, Amblin & WB Return to the Water Tower for New ‘Animaniacs’

Hulu, Amblin Television and Warner Bros. Animation have announced a pact to create a brand-new iteration of iconic ‘90s cartoon franchise Animaniacs. Under a two-season straight-to-series ... Continue Reading →
ASTEROIDS!

Ingrid Nilsen, Elizabeth Banks Star in Baobab’s ‘ASTEROIDS!’

Leading immersive animation shop Baobab Studios today debuted its highly anticipated VR film ASTEROIDS! The short features Ingrid Nilsen as the voice of Peas in her first VR endeavor, ... Continue Reading →
Supernoobs

DHX, Hulu Strike Exclusive ‘Supernoobs’ Deal

DHX Media has inked a deal with premium streaming service Hulu granting it exclusive SVOD rights in the US for season one of animated kids’ comedy Supernoobs — all past episodes ... Continue Reading →
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CTN Expo to Offer Many Panels, Sneaks & Artist Events

It wouldn’t be November without another exciting edition of the CTN Animation Expo held at the Burbank Marriott convention center. We had the pleasure of speaking to super-busy ... Continue Reading →