All posts tagged "David Ellison"
Whoopi Goldberg Tapped for Lead Role in Apple/Skydance’s ‘Luck’
June 10, 2021
Legendary performer and EGOT Winner Whoopi Goldberg is set to voice a lead role in the...
Apple & Skydance Partner on Debut Animated Short ‘Blush’
April 14, 2021
Apple Original Films and Skydance Animation have come together to create Blush, a CG-animated spacefaring tale...
Skydance Animation Appoints Shane Prigmore SVP Development
July 31, 2020
Skydance Animation has named Shane Prigmore to the newly created position of Senior Vice President of...
Skydance, Paramount Announce Musical Fantasy ‘Spellbound’ for 2022
July 20, 2020
Skydance and Paramount Pictures announced Monday that original animated musical fantasy Spellbound, which Paramount Pictures has...
Skydance Media Acquires Ilion Studios’ Animation Unit
April 6, 2020
Skydance Media, the diversified global media company founded by CEO David Ellison in 2010, has acquired...
News Bytes: Lassetergate Town Hall, New Clips for ‘Modest Heroes’ & ‘gen:LOCK’ & More
January 10, 2019
John Lasseter Hire Prompts Tough Questions at Skydance Town Hall; David Ellison Asks Staff for Time...
Skydance Names Ousted Disney-Pixar Chief John Lasseter Head of Animation
January 9, 2019
John Lasseter has been named Head of Skydance Animation, per an announcement Wednesday by Skydance Media...
Skydance Taps Gina Prince-Bythewood to Helm ‘Old Guard’ Adaptation
July 25, 2018
Skydance Media has announced that award-winning director, writer and producer Gina Prince-Bythewood will direct the upcoming...
Skydance Reels in Development Rights to ‘Fourteenth Goldfish’
June 8, 2018
Skydance Media is adding to its animated feature development slate, having snagged the rights to bestselling...
‘Tangled’ Helmer Nathan Greno Joins Skydance Animation, Directing ‘Powerless’
February 22, 2018
Skydance Media announced Thursday that Nathan Greno is joining the company’s rapidly expanding animation studio under...
Damaschke to Lead Animation Division at Skydance
October 11, 2017
Bill Damaschke, the former CCO of DreamWorks Animation, has been tapped to head the Animation and...
Skydance Forms Animation Division in Ilion Partnership
March 19, 2017
US film and TV producer Skydance Media has announced the launch of an animation division and...
VIEW Conference Adds Virtual 'Encanto' Session, Houdini & Epic Games Reveals
Building on its robust hybrid program for 2021, Italy's VIEW Conference (Oct. 17-22) has announced ...
LAIKA's 'ParaNorman' Resurrects on the Big Screen November 16
Following the success of bringing fan favorite Coraline back to theaters, Fathom Events, LAIKA, Shout! ...
Trailer: 'Marvel's Hit-Monkey' Quests for Revenge on Hulu Next Month
Payback is a beast in Marvel's Hit-Monkey, the all-new Hulu Original adult animated series ready ...
Tom Kenny Headlines KEPYR Virtual Event to Help Child Refugees
Kids Entertainment Professionals for Young Refugees (KEPYR), the grassroots, all-volunteer organization comprised of kids and ...
DC FanDome Animation Round-Up
The free, virtual DC FanDome on Saturday offered plenty of exciting updates for animation fans ...