World Animation & VFX Summit Reveals 2016 Hall of Fame Awardees

Animation Magazine has announced its list of 2016 Animation Hall of Fame inductees, who will be celebrated with an Awards Gala held Tuesday, November 1 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. at the beachside ... Continue Reading →
Michael Hirsh

Michael Hirsh One-on-One Session Set for OIAF

Canadian toon titan Michael Hirsh will be participating at the 2016 Ottawa International Animation Festival in a unique One-on-One session: “The Executive Producer of My Canadian ... Continue Reading →

Wildseed, Tricon to Co-Produced ‘Counterfeit Cat’

Wildseed Studios and Tricon Kids & Family will co-produce an animated TV comedy series Counterfeit Cat for kids ages 6-12 for Disney XD EMEA and Teletoon Canada. The United Kingdom-Canada ... Continue Reading →

Disney Asia Picks Up ‘Lakebottom’ Season 2

9 Story Media Group has licensed the 26 x 22 second season of animated comedy Camp Lakebottom to Disney Channels Asia — which includes Southeast Asia, South Korea,Taiwan and Hong ... Continue Reading →

MIP Junior 2014 Highlights

Nine animated and hybrid series to work into your schedule during the kids’ content market, taking place October 11-12 in beautiful Cannes, France. Heroes: Legend of the Battle ... Continue Reading →

‘Supernoobs’ Coming to Teletoon, Cartoon Network

DHX Media has gone into production on a brand-new 2D animated kids’ comedy titles Supernoobs, commissioned by Teletoon Canada and acquired by Cartoon Network U.S. Aimed at kids ... Continue Reading →

Disney XD Picks Up ‘Camp Lakebottom’ Season 2

9 Story Entertainment has licensed a second 26 x 22 episode season of animated comedy Camp Lakebottom to Disney XD in the U.S. Season two has also been picked up by Disney Channel and ... Continue Reading →

Mercury Filmworks Plans Expansion to Europe

Canadian animation studio Mercury Filmworks is expanding into Europe’s creative market with former Teletoon content chief Alan Gregg at the helm. Mercury Filmworks Europe will ... Continue Reading →

9 Story Gets Season Two Order for ‘Camp Lakebottom’

9 Story Entertainment has received a second season order from TELETOON Canada for an additional 26 x 22 package of the hit animated comedy Camp Lakebottom. The show premiered on the ... Continue Reading →
Trent Locke

Locke Takes Exec Job at Portfolio

Veteran industry finance and business executive Trent Locke has been appointed VP of finance and chief operating officer of Toronto-based Portfolio Entertainment. Formerly VP of business ... Continue Reading →