Disenchantment: Medieval Madness and Magic

Matt Groening gives us the scoop on Disenchantment, his wonderfully offbeat new animated series premiering on Netflix in August. If ... Continue Reading →

The Medieval Madness and Magic of ‘Disenchantment’

***This story originally appeared in the August ‘18 issue of Animation Magazine (No. 282)*** If you still weren’t sure that we’re living in a magical golden age of TV animation, ... Continue Reading →

SAG-AFTRA Approves TV Animation Strike Authorization

SAG-AFTRA members voted overwhelmingly in favor of a TV Animation strike authorization, with the guild announcing Wednesday night that the ballots came to 98.27% “Yes”. The referendum ... Continue Reading →
Rising Sun Pictures

Rising Sun Expands Studios & Staff in Film Ramp Up

With growing demand from international film production, improved local incentives and a strong pool of talent available, Rising Sun Pictures has launched a major expansion effort. The ... Continue Reading →
Jupiter's Legacy

Netflix Announces First Slate of Millarworld Titles

Netflix has announced its first raft of films and series based on the fantastical comic-book stories of Mark Millar. The streaming giant snagged the writer’s company Millarworld last ... Continue Reading →
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power

Pics: DreamWorks, Netflix Reveal ‘She-Ra’ First Look

Four fantastic first-look images have been revealed by DreamWorks Animation Television and Netflix for the upcoming reboot She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, arriving on streaming ... Continue Reading →
The Thief and the Cobbler

Gone, but Not Forgotten: An Animation Professor Revisits Rarely Seen Films

I had never been to San Francisco when I attended Richard Williams’ Animation Masterclass in 1997. All I knew was that he was the Animation Maestro, and I wanted to learn what he ... Continue Reading →
DreamWorks The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants

Clips: ‘Epic Tales of Captain Underpants’ Premieres Friday

Here’s something to tra-la-laaaa about! The uproarious adventures of George Beard and Harold Hutchins continue in DreamWorks The Epic Tales of Captain Underpants, premiering Friday, ... Continue Reading →

70th Emmy Awards Nominations: Cartoon Network Dominates Toon Contenders

Nominations for the 70th Annual Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning, with a few top categories presented live by Emmy nominated actress Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale) ... Continue Reading →

News Bytes: ‘Miraculous’ at Comic-Con, Imagen Awards, iPi Soft V.4, and More

‘Miraculous’ Panel and Signing Happening at Comic-Con Jeremy Zag, the producer of ZAG HEROEZ, Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir, (Netflix) and founder of ZAG Animation, ... Continue Reading →