Universal and Illumination's HOP bounced to #1 at the U.S. box office for the weekend of April 1-3, 2011.
In a joint venture deal designed to bolster content brand management and distribution opportunities, Zinkia Entertainment announced today it has taken a 51% stake in award-winning kids and family entertainment company CAKE.
Lily Collins, best known for her role in THE BLIND SIDE, has been cast as Snow White in Relativity Media's untitled Snow White Project, reports ComingSoon.net.
Deadline.com reports that two names have emerged as the frontrunners for the two male leads in THE HUNGER GAMES.
Ryan Reynolds is about to sign on to provide the lead voice in DreamWorks Animation's TURBO, reports Variety. The story follows a garden snail that gets turbo speed, which fulfills his dream of becoming the world's fastest snail.
David Soren (MERRY MADAGASCAR) is set to direct. He co-wrote the script with Darren Lemke (SHREK FOREVER AFTER). Lisa Stewart (MONSTERS VS. ALIENS) is the producer.
DreamWorks has set June 7, 2013 for the film's release.
Drew Pearce, who penned the adaptation of Marvel's RUNAWAYS, has been hired to write IRON MAN 3, reports Deadline.com.
EW reports that Leonard Nimoy will provide the voice to Sentinel Prime in TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON.
Will Beall (GANGSTER SQUAD) is in talks to rewrite LOGAN'S RUN for Warner Bros., reports Heat Vision.
Legendary Pictures and Warner Bros. have cast two fresh faces as the young leads in supernatural family film THE SEVENTH SON, reports Variety.
Pixar has selected Dan Scanlon, the director of the short MATER AND THE GHOSTLIGHT, to direct MONSTERS UNIVERSITY, reports ComingSoon.net.
Sony Pictures Animation has picked up the rights to Janet Foxley's MUNCLE TROGG, reports Deadline.com.
Geoffrey Rush has been hired to provide his voice to Tomar-Re in GREEN LANTERN, reports Hero Complex.
Gilberto Sanchez, the man who uploaded the work print of X-MEN ORIGINS: WOLVERINE to the Internet, has pled guilty to felony copyright infringement, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Disney Interactive Studios today announced that Disney•Pixar’s Cars 2: The Video Game will feature full 3D support exclusively for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system.
Bryan Cranston (TV's BREAKING BAD) is set to play the bad guy in the TOTAL RECALL redux, reports Heat Vision.
TurboSquid, the world’s largest marketplace for 3D models, announced that it will merge with two of its competitors: Falling Pixel, Europe’s leading marketplace for 3D content, and Exchange 3D, a top online marketplace based in Russia.
At CinemaCon, Walt Disney Pictures announced that the second MONSTERS, INC. film will be a prequel titled MONSTERS UNIVERSITY, reports ComingSoon.net.
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.