oscars-150

20 VFX Contenders Make Oscar Shortlist

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences today announced that 20 films are in the running in the Visual Effects category for the 90th Academy Awards. The films are, in alphabetical ... Continue Reading →
Joe Letteri

Joe Letteri Named 2018 VES George Melies Award Recipient

Following the announcement of its first Hall of Fame inductees, the Visual Effects Society has named Senior Visual Effects Supervisor Joe Letteri as the next recipient of the VES Georges ... Continue Reading →
War for the Planet of the Apes

2017 AEAF Awards Winners Announced in Sydney

The 2017 Animation Effects Awards Festival (AEAF) was held August 16 in Sydney, Australia, with a full day of top visual effects and animation industry speakers — hailing from ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes: Trailering ‘Rick and Morty’ S3, ‘Star Wars: Forces of Destiny’ & More

VIDEO: ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 3 Trailer Wubba lubba dub dub! The long wait is almost over, with all new completely insane episodes coming to Adult Swim starting July 30 at 11:30 ... Continue Reading →
VIEW-conference-150

VIEW Conference Adds Joe Letteri & VFX Stars to Speakers

Italy’s VIEW Conference on VFX, computer graphics, digital media, games and VR has further padded its speakers lineup for the 18th annual edition, taking place October 23-27 in Turin. ... Continue Reading →
Chris Ferriter

Chris Ferriter Upped to CEO at Halon Ent.

Top entertainment visualization company Halon Entertainment has promoted award-winning producer and designer Chris Ferriter to CEO. The new chief exec will work alongside Head of Studio ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes: ‘Starship Troopers’ Tix, Andy Serkis in ‘Apes,’ CG Sharks & More

Tickets Now on Sale for ‘Starship Troopers: Traitors of Mars’ Don’t miss your chance to see the all-new CG animated installment of the hit franchise, hitting theaters nationwide ... Continue Reading →
FOX-Animation-150

Fox Animation Pulled into Michelle Cuevas’ ‘Black Hole’

Fox Animation has picked up adaptation rights to forthcoming middle grade book The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole, Deadline reports. The book is coming this September from Dial ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

Woody Harrelson in Talks for Han Solo Movie The two-time Oscar nominee and Emmy winner is reportedly in early talks for a key role in Alden Ehrenreich’s 2018 release. The actor ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: War for the Planet of the Apes | Official Trailer | 20th Century Fox The third chapter of the acclaimed blockbuster franchise, directed by Matt Reeves forces Caesar and his apes ... Continue Reading →