Dion Vlachos

Nickelodeon Ups Dion Vlachos to EVP Retail

Nickelodeon has promoted Dion Vlachos to the position of Executive Vice President, Retail Sales, Marketing and Publishing. Based in New York, Vlachos will manage the development of ... Continue Reading →

Nick Invites the ‘90s to Comic-Con

Nickelodeon and its library programming block The Splat are opening the vaults for a slime-tastic, immersive experience at Comic-Con International in San Diego (July 21-14). Based out ... Continue Reading →

Vancouver Animation Biz Takes on Annecy

The Vancouver Economic Commission (VEC) and nine top animation studios from “Hollywood North” have ascended the French alps for the 56th Annual Annecy International Animation ... Continue Reading →

Two Imagi Execs Go Missing in China

Financially troubled Hong Kong animation studio Imagi International, which produced 2007′s TMNT, made public Friday that two of its mainland Chinese board directors have gone ... Continue Reading →

‘TMNT’ Returns Jan. 11

2015 is off to a hard-hitting start on Nickelodeon as season three of its popular CG update of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles emerges from the sewers on Sunday, January 11 at 11 a.m. ... Continue Reading →

Nick Offers On-Air Feast Thanksgiving Week

Nickelodeon will be serving up a hearty helping of entertainment for Thanksgiving week, kicking off Monday, November 24. Highlights include new episodes of toon favorites, an original ... Continue Reading →

Mutated Tech Brings Laughs, Action to ‘Turtles’

ILM mashes up motion-capture and animation in new ways ... Continue Reading →

Books We Love – Issue #241

Genius Animated: The Cartoon Art of Alex Toth By Dean Mullaney and Bruce Canwell [IDW, $49.99] Accustomed as we are to a steady release of animation art books, such things were much ... Continue Reading →

‘Turtles’ Inspire Sunset Blvd. Gallery Show

If you love the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles — and let’s face it, who doesn’t? — then you’ll want to check out a new exhibit of TMNT — inspired artwork celebrating ... Continue Reading →

‘TMNT’ Takes Two Licensing Excellence Awards

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was the top-winning animation-related property at the 2014 LIMA Licensing Excellence Awards, handed out at the Licensing Expo in Las Vegas. TMNT won for ... Continue Reading →