Render Rocket LLC, the leading provider of cloud-based, self-service rendering solutions for digital content creation companies, today announced the hiring of Tracey Farrar, a highly experienced sales veteran formally of GPL Technologies and PipelineFX, as Vice President of Business Development.
Building on the phenomenal success of Pocoyo, Zinkia Entertainment announced today that publishing rights in Italy for the multiplatform global hit property have been granted to the international company De Agostini.
Veteran vfx supervisor John Dykstra will direct SUPER ZERO, an adaptation of Jeff Lemire's graphic novel TALES FROM THE FARM, reports Variety.
Columbia Pictures has optioned remake and sequel rights to Big Man Japan, which will be developed and produced into a new feature film by Neal H. Moritz through his Original Film banner, it was announced today by Hannah Minghella, president of production for Columbia Pictures.
Arc Productions is producing the animation for Matt Hatter Chronicles, a high-end television animation series in 3D, produced by Platinum Films Ltd. and Dream Mill Inc.
Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Rob Marshall, is the 4th instalment of the popular series.
Framestore has created the second installment of Andrex’s new CG puppy campaign, a party themed commercial called Collections.
Marc Petit, Senior Vice President of Autodesk’s Media & Entertainment division, talks about how studios are meeting the challenges of economic uncertainty and workforce globalization and how his company plans to meet future need for technology tools, including adoption of Open Source standards.
Paramount has picked up the rights to Penny Arcade's online comic NEW KID as its animated follow-up to RANGO, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Craig Brewer, the director of HUSTLE & FLOW and the upcoming remake of FOOTLOOSE, has inked an agreement with Warner Bros. to write and direct TARZAN, reports Deadline.com.
Mary Harron (AMERICAN PSYCHO) is in talks with Universal to helm the teen fantasy film WICKED LOVELY, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Class is the key word in the title of this film. The series is back in the same class as the first two. The inherent issue with bringing the X-Men to the screen is the amount of characters. This film simplifies what has been addressed in the previous films by putting Professor X and Magneto at the forefront.
Platinum Studios, Inc., an entertainment company that controls an international library of more than 5,000 comic book characters which it adapts, produces and licenses for all forms of media, and Practical Pictures, producer of the "American Pie" and "Final Destination" franchises, announced today that they are jointly developing the Platinum Studios graphic novel "Alien At Large" as a feature film.
THE EVENT creator Nick Wauters and exec producer Steve Stark are in discussions to bring the cancelled NBC series to Syfy, reports Deadline.com.
What's worse than getting caught in the ocean on a raft with a Bengal tiger? Opening your film on the same weekend as the first HOBBIT film, I suppose.
Image Metrics (OTCBB: IMGX), a leading provider of facial animation technology, today announced the availability of PortableYou, a groundbreaking new platform for developers as well as online and mobile entertainment, social network and communications companies.
Clay Kaytis, a 16 year veteran of Walt Disney Animation,talks about the production of Tangled, meeting the challenge of creating the studio's 50th animated feature, and how Glen Keane's consistent and skilled leadership challenged the CG artists to bring realistic motion, acting and feeling to the film.
New Line Cinema, Warner Bros. Pictures and MGM have announced the titles and release dates for filmmaker Peter Jackson's two-film adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's enduringly popular masterpiece "The Hobbit."
George Lucas revealed that the long in the works STAR WARS live-action TV series is simply waiting for technology to catch up with his vision, reports The New York Post.
Bradley Cooper revealed on CHARLIE ROSE that he is in talks to write an adaptation of Dan Simmons' sci-fi series HYPERION.