British actor Bob Hoskins, who played Eddie Valiant in the 1988, live-action/animated hybrid classic ‘Who Framed Roger Rabbit,’ dies at the age of 71.
Red Giant Software launches Red Giant Universe, a revolutionary new community with access to an ever-expanding library of new tools and effects for filmmakers and motion graphic artists.
Julie Roy is named Executive Producer at the NFB’s French Animation Studio; Maral Mohammadian and Jelena Popović are named as producers at the English Animation Studio.
Scooby-Doo! 13 Spooky Tales: Field of Screams heads to DVD May 13, featuring 13 sports-related episodes.
Samsung and Cheil Worldwide tap Stardust to create a new graphic campaign that explores key features of the latest Samsung Galaxy S5 phone.
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment announces the release of The Boondocks: The Complete Series, available on DVD June 24.
Rainbow and Lucky Punch announce new international broadcast deals for the live-action and CGI animated series Mia and me.
Faceware Technologies partners with Binari Sonori to offer a new video-based localization service that provides simultaneous video and voiceover captures.
The Company's first quarter 2014 results include an impairment charge of $57 million related to the performance of 'Mr. Peabody & Sherman' in the worldwide theatrical market.
Professional organization Women in Animation presents the first event in its new Professional Development Workshop series, “Contracts, Copyrights, and Trademarks,” on May 6, 2014.
To help celebrate the upcoming DVD release of Adventure Time: The Suitor, AWN is giving away free copies to two lucky Adventure Time fans, courtesy of Cartoon Network.
Technicolor announces the pre-sale of the children’s animated comedy series Atomic Puppet to France Télévisions.
The second season of Saban Brands’ Julius Jr. is picked up by Nick Jr. with new episodes of the series debuting May 3.
Hasbro and UPROAR tap Clockwork VFX to create World Where You Can Buy Anything, a new spot for Monopoly Junior.
Three examples of the director’s stop-motion animation and directorial prowess are included in the prestigious “Motion Factory” show, running now through August 10 at La Gaîté Lyrique in Paris, France.
Sony Pictures sets sci-fi adventure Pixels, based on the short film by Patrick Jean, for release on May 15, 2015.
Animators laid off by Walt Disney Animation Studios are left in the cold after the studio hands out some big bonuses.
Sebastian Strasser wins the Animated Com Award main prize, awarded for the best applied animation in the fields of advertising, spatial communication and technology, with Vodafone “Add Power.”
Fox comedy The Other Woman dominates the final weekend before the official start of the summer box office with a $24.7 million debut, unseating Captain America: The Winter Soldier from the top spot at the North American box office after it topped the chart for three consecutive weekends.
The UK’s Through the Hawthorn…, by Anna Benner, Pia Borg, and Gemma Burditt, wins the Grand Prix award at the 2014 Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film.
CGI feature Saint Seiya Legend of Sanctuary, directed by Keiichi Sato and executive produced by Masami Kurumada, will receive its worldwide premiere at the Annecy Film Festival on June 11, 2014.