Jorge Gutierrez Named in LA Times AMPAS Diversity Nominees

The Los Angeles Times has released a multimedia report listing 100 people making a difference in increasing diversity in Hollywood, submitting the names to the Academy of Motion Picture ... Continue Reading →

Amazon Orders More ‘Tumble Leaf,’ Three New Series

Amazon Studios has reaped a new harvest from its latest fall pilot season, giving the green light to three original kids series and placing an order for a third season of Tumble Leaf, ... Continue Reading →
Margaret M. Dean

Marge Dean Tapped as GM for Stoopid Buddy

Daytime Emmy-award winning entertainment executive Margaret M. Dean (Back at the Barnyard, The Ricky Gervais Show, Scooby-Doo and the Legend of the Vampire) has joined animation house ... Continue Reading →

No Time for Tea Parties

Disney TV Animation’s newest heroine is out to kick butt and make Earth a more magical place in Star vs. ... Continue Reading →

‘Mike Tyson Mysteries’ Enters Adult Swim Ring October 27

Adult Swim will be throwing viewers a one-two punch of sports celebrity and animated comedy with the premiere of Mike Tyson Mysteries, which will premiere Monday, October 27 at 10:30 ... Continue Reading →

Nick’s Plucky Newcomers

Breadwinners pits two intrepid ducks against the perils of the bread delivery business. This month, Nickelodeon introduces viewers to ... Continue Reading →

The Boys of ‘Breadwinners’

This month, Nickelodeon introduces viewers to the best-buddy heroes of its new 2D animated series Breadwinners: two booty-shaking ducks named SwaySway and Buhdeuce who run a bread delivery ... Continue Reading →

Nick Opens 2014 Global Animated Shorts Program

Nickelodeon has put forth the call for submissions for its 2014 global Animated Shorts Program, which is designed to identify and develop new animation talent and provide a platform ... Continue Reading →
Bill Plympton

An Animated Conversation with Bill Plympton

In 1960, when Bill Plympton was 14, he mailed some cartoons he’d drawn to Disney in the hope of being hired. Not surprisingly, Disney declined. The good news: he had talent. The ... Continue Reading →

‘Breadwinners’ Graduates to Nick Series Feb. 17

Breadwinners, a new animated series that sprang from Nickelodeon’s 2012 Animated Shorts Program, is set to premiere as a half-hour series Feb. 17 on the network. The series follows ... Continue Reading →