New role will see Walker lead the design of characters and environments across the London Integrated Advertising team’s CG work.
Award-winning executive producer has worked with prominent directors including Traktor, Nicolai Fuglsig, Jake Scott, Stacy Wall, Dante Ariola and Harold Einstein on campaigns for leading brands such as Nike, Budweiser, Adidas, Target and Coca-Cola.
Volunteer organization dedicated to empowering women in the animation community boosts growth, going from 120 members in 2013 to more than 860.
Shawn Levy, producer and director of the blockbuster family franchise Night at the Museum, will produce through his Fox-based 21 Laps Entertainment.
India-based animation company extends its presence in New Zealand and Australia with dedicated local operation headed by Mark Nicholls.
Award-winning series from TAT Productions and Master Films travels to Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia and South Korea.
Ellis to oversee production at Vancouver-based animation studio’s television division, Mainframe Entertainment.
Former head of production also to oversee transition of SPA’s newly-appointed president, Kristine Belson.
Former DreamWorks Animation executive to lead the development and production of original material as well as current and future franchises.
Podcast examines the idea that “content is King” with a roundtable discussion with Talk NYC founder Derek Smith, Disney Online Originals VP Margie Gilmore and Defy Media’s Andy Tu.
U.K. feature ‘Paddington’ remains the family offering of choice, coming in third place with $12.4 million, while the George Lucas-produced ‘Strange Magic’ debuts in seventh place with $5.5 million.
Highly sought-after designation guarantees greater access and a larger revenue share in the world's second biggest film market.
European toy manufacturer Simba Dickie Group signs comprehensive master toy contract for kids’ CGI series ‘Wissper.’
Approximately half of PDI’s 450 workers will lose their jobs; the others will be offered positions at the DWA campus in Glendale.
Studio moving feature production from three films per year down to two; reduction in output will result in a loss of approximately 500 jobs across divisions and locations.
New York and Brooklyn-based production company opens shop in London’s Shoreditch area, representing directors Yves Geleyn, Dan & Jason, Peter Sluszka, Julia Pott, Gabe Askew, Eran Hilleli and Parallel.
Stefan Sonnenfeld named CEO of the new business unit; Encore’s Bill Romeo appointed Chief Marketing Officer; Joshua Touber appointed COO.
New deals for series created by Brad Peyton are signed across Europe, Latin America, Australia and the Middle East.
Lessons gleaned in 2014 help TV marketers and producers gear up for opportunities and challenges in 2015.