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Catch ‘Wavemania’ in Sony’s ‘Surf’s Up 2’ Trailer

SPHE has released a new trailer for its home video sequel Surf’s Up 2: Wavemania — coming to DVD and Digital on January 17. The feature-length adventure is produced by Sony ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Maps Out Magical New ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’ Trailer

Sony Pictures Animation kindly decided to brighten up everybody’s Monday with a vivacious, action-packed and marvelously magical new trailer for its upcoming fully CG-animated ... Continue Reading →
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Matthew Berkowitz Named Head of Development at Atomic Cartoons

Thunderbird announces the appointment of Matthew Berkowitz as Head of Development at subsidiary Atomic Cartoons. The former Arc Productions exec has been brought onboard to develop ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks Settles in Anti-Poaching Suit, Disney Is Last Holdout

Another domino has fallen in the two-plus-year suit by animation artists alleging wage-fixing and anti-poaching agreements between major studios, with DreamWorks Animation reaching ... Continue Reading →
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VIEW Speaker Spotlight: Maureen Fan, Troy Saliba, David Feiss

This year’s VIEW Conference in Torino, Italy is jam-packed with fascinating speaker sessions, as previously announced. With the dates drawing near (October 24-28), here’s further ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Offers First Look and Cast Details for ‘Emojimovie’

Sony Pictures Animation has issued a first-look image for its upcoming digital age comedy Emojimovie: Express Yourself, and announced that Emmy and Tony award winner James Corden (Into ... Continue Reading →
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BLE: Roundtable Seminars, Ink, ‘Oggy,’ Rainbow, ‘Smurfs’

Organizers of Brand Licensing Europe (Oct. 11-13, Olympia, London) announce that for the first time, visitors can take part in a roundtable discussions. Set for Wednesday, Oct. 12 and ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

’Phineas and Ferb’ Creators Rap About ‘Milo Murphy’s Law’ A new promo video showcases Dan Povenmire and Swampy Marsh’s skills ahead of the new series’ premiere October ... Continue Reading →
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Fox & Blue Sky Adapting ‘Frogkisser!’ as Hybrid Flick

Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios will be producing a live-action/animation musical feature based on Garth Nix’s upcoming book, Frogkisser! — a tongue-in-cheek take on the ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’ Teaser Arrives

Having just unveiled the first poster, Sony Pictures Animation has released the first teaser trailer for its upcoming, fully-animated adventure Smurfs: The Lost Village. The spot sees ... Continue Reading →