Nickelodeon Animation Podcast Series Launches

In celebration of 25 years of Nickelodeon animation, the network is talking toon shop in the Nickelodeon Animation Podcast, now available on iTunes, SoundCloud, YouTube and ... Continue Reading →

Plympton & Baumane Pass Toon Torch for Woodstock Fest

The Woodstock Film Festival announces that Joy Buran and Noelle Melody have come aboard to curate the Annual Animation Spectacular, following on the path forged by Bill Plympton and ... Continue Reading →

‘Mausie’ Takes Top Dusty Award for Animation

The winners of the 27th Dusty Film & Animation Festival, which took place Tuesday night at the SVA Theatre in New York City, have been announced. Highlighting the work of more than ... Continue Reading →

Artspace Celebrates Moonbot’s Fifth Anniversary

Shreveport, Louisiana’s Artspace venue will welcome the delightful characters and three famous animators to Northwest Louisiana to celebrate the fifth anniversary of Moonbot Studios ... Continue Reading →

Stripped from Life

Chris Savino’s real-life experiences and his love of comic-strip esthetics infuse Nickelodeon’s new comedy series The Loud House.  Chris Savino grew up in a family of 10 children, ... Continue Reading →

Licensing Award Nominations Reflect ‘Star Wars’ Fever

Representatives of top brands and major merchandise partners will convene on Las Vegas this summer for Licensing Expo 2016, and trade association LIMA will be presenting the annual ... Continue Reading →

Animator-Historian Tom Sito to Receive Dusty Alumni Award

School of Visual Arts BFA Film and BFA Animation chair Reeves Lehmann and Annie Flocco, producer-director of SVA’s 27th Dusty Awards, have announced this year’s recipients of the ... Continue Reading →

‘Tumble Leaf’ Leads Animated Daytime Emmy Creative Winners

On Saturday night, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences presented the 43rd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards at a gala ceremony held in the California Ballroom ... Continue Reading →

‘Happy Days’ Cast Invades Bikini Bottom for New ‘SpongeBob’

It’s been decades since the Fonz literally “jumped the shark” on TV classic Happy Days, but this week Henry Winkler and his former co-stars Michael McKean and David ... Continue Reading →

APOS News Round-Up

APOS 2016 has wrapped up in Bali, with some notable deals taking place at the international media conference: Viacom International Media Networks Asia agreed to a multi-year Nickelodeon ... Continue Reading →