Dear Basketball

‘Dear Basketball’: An All-Star Team-Up

NBA legend Kobe Bryant taps animation icon Glen Keane to animate him for the short Dear Basketball, which turned out to be an eye-opening ... Continue Reading →
Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant, Glen Keane Set for ‘Dear Basketball’ Panel at World Animation & VFX Summit

The World Animation and VFX Summit will have a little extra sparkle this year thanks to some star power from the sports world as retired NBA great Kobe Bryant and Annie Award-winning ... Continue Reading →
spark-animation-150

Spark Animation Fest Sets ‘Breadwinner’ as Opener, Glen Keane to Be Honored

Spark Computer Graphics Society, presenting Spark Animation 2017 in Vancouver, BC from Oct. 26-29, has set up a delectable variety of films and fare from around the world for this year’s ... Continue Reading →
Space-Jam-20th-Anniversary-Blu-ray-150

‘Space Jam’ Getting 20th Anniversary Blu-ray Treatment

Unbelievably, Space Jam is turning 20 years old this year, and to celebrate this anniversary milestone for the classic animation-live action hybrid flick, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment ... Continue Reading →
fox-150

Fox Orders ‘Okies of Bel Air’ Pilot from NBA’s Blake Griffin

Fox TV has ordered a pilot of animated comedy Okies of Bel Air, executive produced by Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin and partially inspired by the sportsman’s own life. The ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

Fast & Furious Director Reportedly Tapped for Space Jam 2 Starring LeBron James Justin Lin will helm the long-awaited sequel to the B-Ballin’ hybrid flick, which looks close ... Continue Reading →
Jill King

Jill King Tapped As Turner’s New SVP of Sponsorship

Jill King has been named senior vice president, sponsorship group for Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media (AYAKM), it was announced today by ... Continue Reading →
Licensing-Expo-2012-150

‘Angry Birds’ Lands Top Licensing Honor

Rovio Entertainment’s terribly addictive game Angry Birds won the Best Licensed Program of the Year award at this week’s Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. The game, which has spawned ... Continue Reading →
The-Basketeers-150

Tele Images Unveils Plans for ‘The Basketeers’

Tele Images, I Can Fly, the National Basketball Association (NBA) and basketball star Tony Parker have launched an exclusive collection of co-branded youth merchandise based on The ... Continue Reading →
lebrons150

NBA Star James Debuts ‘The LeBrons’ Series Online

The Lebrons, a new animated series featuring the voice and likeness of NBA star LeBron James, has premiered online. The series is produced by James’ Spring Hill Productions and ... Continue Reading →