The Walt Disney Company reports quarterly results for its third fiscal quarter with a slight increase per share, but box office underperformer The Lone Ranger could cost the studio as much as $190 million in Q4.
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Disney unveils a second, Loki-centric trailer for Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World, the forthcoming Avengers sequel directed by Alan Taylor.
Trunk Animation directors Alasdair & Jock create a new short for Channel Four’s Random Acts, which answers the question, “where do ice-cream vans go in the winter?”
Jennifer Ansley is announced as the new Vice President, Marketing and Communications at 9 Story Entertainment.
Wolf & Crew present a day-in-the-life of Dave as he escapes a Plants vs. Zombies skirmish in the new trailer for Plants vs. Zombies Part 2: It’s About Time!
House of Moves boosts the processing and efficiency of its mocap pipeline with the help of Vicon’s Blade motion capture software.
Disney's D23 Expo will offer a sneak peek at Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D, which premieres on ABC September 24.
The Disney Insider blog delves into the story behind the story for Frozen, directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee.
DreamWorks Animation sets Benedict Cumberbatch and John Malkovich to voice new characters in its spin-off, The Penguins of Madagascar.
Amazon’s LOVEFiLM announces a deal with NBCUniversal for a range of kids programming for instant streaming, including the Emmy award-winning Curious George and Barbie: Princess Charm School.
The New York Times profiles the careers of five "rising stars" of animation: Rebecca Sugar, Minkyu Lee, Jason Ruiz, Justin Roiland and Timothy Reckart.
Sony Pictures Animation announces an all-new, never before seen mini-movie directed by Stephan Franck that combines cutting-edge computer generated imagery and traditionally hand drawn animation.
Danish toy company Lego confirms that it will launch a special series themed on The Simpsons family globally in 2014, generating some controversy concerning the "age-appropriateness" of the long-running animated series.
Factory VFX completes visual effects work for the upcoming 20th Century Fox feature, Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters.
The Cartoon Network mobile app is now available for free download from the NOOK Store and the Amazon Appstore.
Mr. Men Little Miss head to iam8bit Gallery in a new art show and installation in Echo Park from August 22 to September 8.
Spin VFX provides over 1,000 visual effects shots across three seasons of Showtime series The Borgias.
DreamWorks Animation Chief Marketing Officer Anne Globe departs company following the weaker-than-expected opening of Turbo.
David Levy , long-serving supervisor of ad sales, affiliate relations and sports programming at the Time Warner-owned cable network Turner, is promoted to president with oversight of TBS, TNT, Turner Classic Movies, truTV, Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Adult Swim.