2018 Kids' Choice Awards

Nick Kids’ Choice Awards: 8 Animated Features, 6 TV Toons Nominated

Nickelodeon has announced the nominees who will vie for the coveted orange blimps at the 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards, with eight animated features and six animated TV series in competition ... Continue Reading →

‘Ferdinand,’ ‘Jumanji,’ ‘Last Jedi’ Win at 1st PETA “Oscats” for CG Animals

A new industry recognition with a message has entered the annual awards season, as PETA’s Animals in Film and Television Division has announced the winners of its first-ever Oscats ... Continue Reading →
Kevin Hart

Fox Orders Kevin Hart Toon Pilot ‘Lil Kev’

Fox TV network has picked up an animated series pilot inspired by the comedy stylings of comic, actor and producer Kevin Hart, titled Lil Kev. Produced by 20th Century Fox Television ... Continue Reading →
Thor: Ragnarok

Aussie VFX & Animation Co. Iloura Merges with Method Studios

After integrating operationally over the past year, Deluxe sister companies Iloura and Method have unified their VFX forces under the Method Studios brand, and launched a new merged ... Continue Reading →
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

MPC Levels Up ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’ with CG Animals & Environments

In the brand new adventure Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, the tables are turned as four teenagers in detention are sucked into the world of Jumanji. When they discover an old video ... Continue Reading →

It’s a ‘Jedi’ vs. ‘Jumanji’ Christmas Weekend!

Audiences are expected to flock to movie theaters this holiday weekend to catch up on the latest family movies served up by the studios. Industry observers are predicting Disney’s ... Continue Reading →
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Iloura Creates Ravaging Rhinos for ‘Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’

In Sony Pictures’ Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, a group of teens find themselves inside a high-stakes jungle battle where beating the game is a matter of survival. Iloura served ... Continue Reading →
Despicable Me 3

Animated Features Factor Amid Song and Score Oscar Contenders

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 70 songs are in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 90th Academy Awards, and 141 Original ... Continue Reading →

20 VFX Contenders Make Oscar Shortlist

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 90th Academy Awards. The films are, in alphabetical ... Continue Reading →
My Little Pony: The Movie

Daily News Bytes: Trailering ‘My Little Pony,’ ‘Jumanji’ & Netflix’s ‘Death Note’, Plus More!

VIDEO: ‘My Little Pony: The Movie’ Trailer Hasbro’s Allspark Pictures is bringing the color, sparkle, spunk and funk to theaters this fall if the trailer is anything to go by. ... Continue Reading →