Forty-one students from 23 U.S. colleges and universities as well as 10 students from foreign universities are selected as finalists in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 41st Student Academy Awards competition.
Sony's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 kicks off the summer box office in style, bringing in $92 million domestically for its debut; Fox comedy The Other Woman comes in second place with $14.2 million.
With ad revenue rising, Nickelodeon and MTV owner Viacom makes a move to boost its UK audience with the acquisition of Channel 5 Broadcasting for $760 million.
Ireland’s Brown Bag Films creates a new short animation, ‘Anya,’ for charity initiative To Russia With Love.
Disney Television Animation hosts an art gallery exhibit at the studio headquarters in Glendale, CA, spotlighting its talented pool of artists, executives and staff.
Nerd Corps Entertainment begins development on a children’s computer-animated TV series based on the “George Greenby” book series, the New York Times bestselling series by Stephen Hawking and his daughter, Lucy Hawking.
Sony’s Untitled Smurfs Movie is given a U.S. release date of August 5, 2016; the film will debut internationally one month earlier.
DreamWorks Animation stock slides sharply following a $57 million impairment charge against earnings taken by the company due to disappointing box office results for Mr. Peabody and Sherman.
Nickelodeon’s new take on the classic 'Peter Rabbit' property, produced by Ireland’s Brown Bag Films, leads the animation nominees with eight nods; other top animation nominees include Disney’s ‘Sofia the First,’ the Hub Network’s hybrid ‘The Aquabats! Super Show!’ and Nick’s ‘Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness.’
DreamWorks Animation launches a new YouTube family channel called DreamworksTV overseen by Brian Robbins, founder and CEO of DreamWorks-owned AwesomenessTV.
Time Warner says the performance of two movies -- ‘The LEGO Movie’ and ‘300: Rise of An Empire’ -- helped the company increase first quarter profit by 71%.
Disney and the state-owned Shanghai Shendi Group invest an additional $800 million into the expansion of the Shanghai Disney Resort.
Three-time Oscar nominee Sylvain Comet discusses French stereotypes, animation techniques, and creating his couch gag for ‘The Simpsons.’
The trailer for the upcoming animated series Star Wars Rebels premieres in a global, multiplatform debut on Star Wars Day, Sunday, May 4th -- the unofficial fan-driven holiday celebrating all things Star Wars.
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.