daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

Jumanji Release Date Pushed, Spider-Man Shifts Sony shuffles big titles, taps Tom Holland as next live-action Spidey. Floogals Turn Up in Curious Places to Lure Viewers to Sprout YouTube ... Continue Reading →
rainbow-150

Rainbow Brings Three Magical Titles to NATPE

Italian studio Rainbow is ready to cast a spell over the NATPE conference at Miami Beach with three of its biggest brands: Winx Club, Regal Academy and My American Friend (working title). ... Continue Reading →
daily-news-bytes-150

Daily News Bytes

Four Takeaways from CES THR sorts through the tech trends that could impact Hollywood. VIDEO: New-Generation Animators Monocle Films seeks out handcrafted animation in Czech Republic, ... Continue Reading →
steven-universe-150

Censored ‘Steven Universe’ Stirs Controversy in U.K.

A decision to censor an episode of Cartoon Network’s popular series Steven Universe during U.K. and European broadcasts has inspired a backlash from fans, with thousands taking ... Continue Reading →
aardman-150

Aardman’s ‘Special Delivery’ for Spotlight Arrives

Aardman Animations and Google ATAP’s Spotlight Stories have debuted their first original short, Special Delivery, a holiday film using Spotlight’s unique interactive storytelling ... Continue Reading →
smile-guy-studios-150

Hockey, Ballet and Flash Combine to Create ‘Curse of Clara’ Holiday Special

Even if you’re not from Canada or have ever been to Canada, there are still a couple things about the country known to almost everyone: It’s cold there in winter, and Canadians ... Continue Reading →
toonz-animation-150

Toonz Inks Broad Content Deal with Gummybear

India’s Toonz Animation has secured a major deal with Gummybear International which will see the production house and the rights owners of globally recognized character Gummy Bear ... Continue Reading →
ALC-150

ALC to Rep Arabic ‘Sesame Street’

Arabian Licensing Company (ALC) has been appointed by Bidaya Media as the master licensing representative for Iftah Ya Simsim, the Arabic Sesame Street, for the United Arab Emirates, ... Continue Reading →
World-Animation-and-VFX-Summit-2015-150

World Animation Summit: Michael Hirsh Master Class

In the world of animation production few names inspire as much awe and respect as Michael Hirsh, co-founder of Nelvana, Cookie Jar, and current vice chairman of DHX Media and chairman ... Continue Reading →
World-Animation-and-VFX-Summit-2015-150

World Animation Summit: The Business of Show Business

The business model of entertainment has been disrupted, and studios and individuals are seeing that the old way of creating engaging content must change in order to attract the hearts ... Continue Reading →