DreamWorks Animation has hired MEGAMIND writers Alan J. Schoolcraft and Brent Simons to pen a PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR feature, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
After recent news that it was being retitled HORIZONS, Disney has decided to drop TRON: LEGACY director Joseph Kosinski's sci-fi feature OBLIVION, reports Variety.
Lucasfilm, one of the world’s leading film and entertainment companies, and Prime Focus, the global visual entertainment services company, are proud to announce their collaboration on the 3D conversion of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace for theatrical release, heralding an exciting new era in Star Wars entertainment.
Rainmaker Entertainment, the multifaceted animation studio and one of Canada’ largest producers of CG animation, will launch a new channel on YouTube beginning today.
ZIO Studios announced the key hire as part of its current expansion phase in which it will be developing next-generation 3D social and mobile games, as well as its own animation titles for film and television.
Kelly Macdonald (TV's BOARDWALK EMPIRE) has taken over the role of Princess Merida in Pixar's BRAVE, reports Variety.
In the Los Angeles Times, Jeff Robinov, president of the Warner Bros. motion picture group, talked about the future of DC Comics properties.
Jonathan Aibel and Glenn Berger, the writers of the KUNG FU PANDA films, are set to write Universal's CANDY LAND adaptation, reports Heat Vision. Kevin Lima (ENCHANTED) will direct with Hasbro’s Brian Goldner and Bennett Schneir producing. Christopher Chase is the exec producer.
The story follows the search for the missing king of Candy Land. The board game includes such characters as Princess Frostine, Gramma Nutt and bad guy Lord Licorice.
Stuart Beattie, the writer of G.I. JOE: THE RISE OF COBRA, has been hired to write and direct Lakeshore's I, FRANKENSTEIN, reports Heat Vision.
DHX Media has received a commission for a new CG animated series Monster Math Squad starring loveable monsters who help children develop formative math-related skills.
Grossing over 400 million dollars in global theatrical sales to date, TANGLED, The Walt Disney Studios blockbuster animated feature that takes a modern twist on the famous hair-raising fable Rapunzel, debuts as the ultimate 4-Disc Disney Blu-ray Combo Pack (3D Blu-ray + Blu-ray + DVD + Digital Copy in a single package) on March 29, 2011.
The Bakery (bakery3D.com), the 3D computer graphics software company, will unveil its game-changing animation and visual effects lighting and rendering solution Bakery Relight at the 2011 NAB Show.
HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading independent children’s entertainment producers and rights owners, today announced that it has pre-sold the new CG-animated series of ‘Fireman Sam’ to both Turner Broadcasting and S4C.
Bi-coastal production company Stardust has been tapped by BBDO Moscow to create eye-popping holographic video content for client Blackberry MTS that will be shown on a unique, new mixed-reality 'presentation station' (RealFiction's Dreamoc 3D Display).
StorySmyth Ventures Ltd, the producers of the StorySmyth Tales range of digital mobile children’s stories, has today launched a range of titles featuring children’s books from Oxford University Press (OUP).
Fox's DIARY OF A WIMPY KID: RODRICK RULES had the muscle to top Zack Snyder's critically lambasted SUCKER PUNCH.
Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures announced today that Amy Adams will star in the coveted role of Lois Lane in the new Zack Snyder-directed feature film.
James Vanderbilt will return to write the sequel for THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN for Columbia, reports Heat Vision.
Walt Disney Pictures has made it official — James Franco and Mila Kunis will star in OZ, THE GREAT AND POWERFUL, reports ComingSoon.net.
Relativity Media has closed a deal with The Social Network breakthrough star Armie Hammer to play Prince Andrew Alcott in its upcoming untitled Snow White feature, based on the Brothers Grimm story, directed by Tarsem Singh (Immortals, The Cell).
With Lionsgate choosing Jennifer Lawrence as its female lead in HUNGER GAMES, the studio is focusing on her male co-star and his rival for her affections, reports Heat Vision.