the-animation-guild-150

Animation Guild Reports Over 25% of LA Area Employees Are Women

Toon town continues to trudge along toward gender equity according to a survey posted by The Animation Guild, Local 839 IATSE on its blog. The Guild reports that of the 4,230 artists, ... Continue Reading →
animation-magazine-150

Animation Magazine’s Rising Stars of 2018

***These profiles were written by Ellen Wolff and Ramin Zahed for the April 2018 issue of Animation Magazine No. 279*** We are so proud to highlight this year’s talented, diverse ... Continue Reading →
John Kricfalusi

‘Ren and Stimpy’ Creator Accused of Underage Sexual Abuse

***Content warning: This article and the source story linked mention sexual assault. Two women have come forward and accused Ren and Stimpy creator and Spumco founder John Kricfalusi ... Continue Reading →
Christina Miller

Turner’s Christina Miller to Keynote Annecy

The latest updates on the 2018 Annecy International Festival of Animated Film (June 11-16) reveal that Christina Miller of Turner will be among the animation VIPs in attendance, and ... Continue Reading →
Rebecca Manley and Simone Giampaolo

Aardman Expands Partner Content Division, Adds Directors

Aardman has hired visual production company and animation studio Jungler to represent the studio and its pool of directors in France. Based in Paris, Jungler creates commercials, music ... Continue Reading →
Nickelodeon-Kids-Choice-Awards-2018-150

‘Coco,’ ‘SpongeBob’ Take Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards for Animation

Pixar’s awards season juggernaut Coco and long-running TV toon SpongeBob SquarePants won out in the animation categories of Nickelodeon’s 2018 Kids’ Choice Awards, ... Continue Reading →
Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Trailer: ‘Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ Coming Soon to Nick

Nickelodeon has unshelled the first official trailer for its all-new 2D animated series Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, which follows the band of brothers as they discover ... Continue Reading →
All Hail King Julien: Exiled

45th Daytime Emmy Award Nominees Announced

Nominations for the Television Academy’s  45th Daytime Emmy Awards were announced Wednesday on CBS show The Talk. While ABC’s long-running soap opera titan General Hospital made ... Continue Reading →
SlimeZone

Nickelodeon Launches Social VR Experience SlimeZone with IMAX

Nickelodeon and IMAX Corp. have teamed up to bring the network’s first multiplayer social virtual reality experience “SlimeZone” to IMAX VR Experience Centres globally — ... Continue Reading →
Pony

Nick 2018 Upfront: Original ‘Pony,’ ‘Loud House’ Spin-Off, ‘Blue’s Clues’ Remake Coming Soon

Nickelodeon’s 2018 upfronts reveal that the powerhouse kids net is still going gangbusters, with more than 800 episodes of new and returning animation and live-action series set to ... Continue Reading →