Bill Plympton

Plympton’s ‘Loneliest Stoplight’ Set for HollyShorts

Indie animation legend Bill Plympton’s latest short film, The Loneliest Stoplight, will be giving Los Angeles area fans two opportunities to enjoy it as a big screen experience ... Continue Reading →
Patton Oswalt

Patton Oswalt Hosting His Fourth VES Awards

The Visual Effects Society (VES) has announced that award-winning actor, comedian and author Patton Oswalt will return to host the VES Awards for the fourth time next year. The 13th ... Continue Reading →

‘Falls’ Inevitable Return

Creator Alex Hirsch talks about the long-awaited second season of Disney’s Gravity Falls — and how the cult series is evolving ... Continue Reading →
Josh Trank

Josh Trank to Direct Stand-Alone ‘Star Wars’

Lucasfilm and new guardians of the franchise universe Disney announced on that Josh Trank (Chronicle) is the latest director slated to helm a stand-alone Star Wars film. ... Continue Reading →

‘Frozen,’ ‘Gravity’ Dominate at VES Awards

Disney’s Frozen won the top honor for animation along with three other honors and Alfonso Cuaron’s Gravity dominated the effects side with six wins at the 12th Annual VES ... Continue Reading →

PBS Kids Orders More ‘WordGirl’

Scholastic Media has announced a new production order from PBS KIDS for 26 more episodes of Emmy-winning kids series WordGirl. The show, produced by Scholastic’s animation studio ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Toons Ready for Comic-Con

Comedy Central announced the details of its many event and panel participations at Comic-Con next week, so if you’re a fan of South Park, Futurama and Brickleberry or just want ... Continue Reading →

Fox to Introduce ADHD Toons in Primetime

Fox-TV plans to introduce its audience to two of its late-night animated shows Axe Cop and High School U.S.A! during primetime on July 21. The two highly anticipated toons, which are ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Announces Comic-Con Invasion Plans

Adult Swim has unveiled its packed schedule for this year’s Comic-Con event in San Diego. Show panels run from Thursday to Saturday, featuring creators, producers and actors from ... Continue Reading →

‘Simpsons’ Catches Bieber Fever

The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that tween idol Justin Bieber will play himself in an upcoming episode of Fox’s evergreen animated sitcom The Simpsons, slated for season ... Continue Reading →