Sean Tompkins

VFX Producers Tompkins, Bemis & DeLong Join FuseFX

FuseFX has added to its Los Angeles production staff roster with the hiring of three veteran visual effects producer. They include two-time Emmy nominee Sean Tompkins, who was previously ... Continue Reading →

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Right On: ‘Cuphead’s 1930s-Style Animation Will Exist Beyond Boss Fights The hotly anticipated game that brings retro rubber-hose animation to the new millennium has greater depth ... Continue Reading →

Nick Titles ‘Hey Arnold!’ Movie Starring Original Voicers

Nickelodeon — now celebrating its 25th year of original animation — has announced the title for the highly anticipated return of one of its cartoon classics will be title ... Continue Reading →

Mark Hamill, Kevin Conroy Voicing ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’

DC animated universe regulars Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy will be reprising their roles as the voices of The Joker and Batman for Warner Bros. Animation’s Batman: The Killing ... Continue Reading →
David Weidman

UPA Artist David Weidman Dies

David Weidman, the animation and silkscreen artist who helped shape UPA’s mid-century modern style in classic cartoons, died last Wednesday at age 93 in his Highland Park, Los ... Continue Reading →

‘Pirate Fairy,’ ‘War of the Worlds’ Debut on Disc

Return to Pixie Hollow for a new adventure with Tinker Bell and her friends as they take on The Pirate Fairy (Disney, $36.99 Blu-ray, DVD and digital copy; $29.99 DVD). The original ... Continue Reading →

New Trailer Arrives for Disney’s ‘Pirate Fairy’

Disneytoon Studio’s 2014 Tinker Bell movie, The Pirate Fairy, has posted a brand new trailer online. The swashbuckling new adventure centers on Zarina (voiced by Christina Hendricks ... Continue Reading →

‘Sofia the First’ Special Sets Ratings Record

The premiere of the Sofia the First: The Floating Palace special was a ratings winner for Disney Channel on Sunday (Nov. 24). According to the cabler, the 7 p.m. broadcast garnered ... Continue Reading →

Anchors Aweigh for ‘Sofia the First’ Special

Disney TV’s newest princess, Sofia, and her regal family will take to the high seas for a royal vacation for her first-ever primetime special: Sofia the First: The Floating Palace, ... Continue Reading →

CN’s Sorcher, Adult Swim’s Lazzo Get Promotions

In a restructuring move, Turner Broadcasting’s young adults and kids media group has made new executive appointments to aid a strategy of aligning content, digital and gaming ... Continue Reading →