Blockbusters Frozen and Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World help boost The Walt Disney Company’s profits, which rose by 27% during the second quarter to $1.9 billion.
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TriStar Productions sets director Robert Zemeckis’ next as-yet untitled feature, based on high-wire walker Philippe Petit’s memoirs, “To Reach the Clouds,” for October 2, 2015.
ASIFA-East announces its 45th Annual ASIFA-East Animation Festival Awards Ceremony on Sunday, May 18 at the Tishman Auditorium at The New School in New York City.
Primetime TV Stars Jason O’Mara, Morena Baccarin and Thomas Gibson lead stellar voice cast in animated Blu-ray combo pack, DVD & Digital HD.
Women in Animation’s new WIA 2.0 Voiceover Group kicks off with a studio workshop with Sara Sherman, Casting Director at Disney TV Animation, on Thursday, June 5.
Directing duo Kijek/Adamski unveil their unique stop motion wide-projection film ‘Trace,’ which is now screening at the Motion Factory animation exhibition at Paris digital arts centre La Gaîté lyrique.
Nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards, Moonbot Studios' work for Chipotle Mexican Grill is highlighted in a newly-released “making” of video.
loyalkaspar asks ‘Who is Morgan Spurlock?’ in the multi-platform marketing campaign for the second season of CNN Original Series Morgan Spurlock Inside Man.
The ToonSeum celebrates 70 years of Little Golden Books with a special read along party and an exhibit giving a rare glimpse at the original artwork behind these childhood classics.
9 Story Entertainment announces new sales of Peg + Cat, Wild Kratts, and Finding Stuff Out to the UK’s CSC Media.
Universal Studios Home Entertainment acquires distribution rights to HIT Entertainment’s vast family content library in the U.S. and Canada.
Animation Block presents an inside look at the career of Frederator’s Fred Seibert followed by a Q&A session with Seibert and select filmmakers at the Brooklyn Academy of Music on Thursday, May 8.
Cameron is producing the sci-fi adventure project with his Lightstorm Entertainment partners Jon Landau and Rae Sanchini.
New trailer for CGI animated series ‘Star Wars Rebels’ is released onto the web on Sunday, May 4th, also known as ‘Star Wars Day.’
Forty-one students from 23 U.S. colleges and universities as well as 10 students from foreign universities are selected as finalists in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 41st Student Academy Awards competition.
Sony's The Amazing Spider-Man 2 kicks off the summer box office in style, bringing in $92 million domestically for its debut; Fox comedy The Other Woman comes in second place with $14.2 million.
With ad revenue rising, Nickelodeon and MTV owner Viacom makes a move to boost its UK audience with the acquisition of Channel 5 Broadcasting for $760 million.
Ireland’s Brown Bag Films creates a new short animation, ‘Anya,’ for charity initiative To Russia With Love.
Disney Television Animation hosts an art gallery exhibit at the studio headquarters in Glendale, CA, spotlighting its talented pool of artists, executives and staff.
Nerd Corps Entertainment begins development on a children’s computer-animated TV series based on the “George Greenby” book series, the New York Times bestselling series by Stephen Hawking and his daughter, Lucy Hawking.
Sony’s Untitled Smurfs Movie is given a U.S. release date of August 5, 2016; the film will debut internationally one month earlier.
For Lakeshore Entertainment’s I, Frankenstein, Rising Sun Picture produces intricate environmental effects and matte paintings to establish several of the film’s dark and brooding settings.