Silvergate Media’s Octonauts is partnering with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Office of Ocean Exploration and Research to raise awareness of ocean exploration and science and advance NOAA’s ocean mission.
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Wendy Aylsworth, Rob Bredow, Douglas Greenfield, Rob Hummel and Bev Pasterczyk accept invitations to join the Science and Technology Council of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, bringing the Council's 2013–2014 membership to 25.
Disney’s Sheriff Callie's Wild West will premiere on WATCH Disney Junior app for smartphones and tablets, and online November 24.
The Producers Guild of America announce that Chris Meledandri will receive the 2014 Visionary Award to be presented January 19, at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles.
Pinky and the Brain try once again to take over the world in Steven Spielberg Presents: Pinky, Elmyra & the Brain The Complete Series, available January 28.
MassMarket and Ogilvy partner with Prettybird director Paul Hunter and Time Warner to launch the new television network Revolt.
Hoho Rights signs an international licensing deal to bring the CG animated series Cloudbabies to Germany.
In commemoration of International Animation Day, the National Film Board of Canada launches the seventh edition of ‘Get Animated!,’ a free online screening series including a selection of recent films, two filmmaker showcases, and six brand-new films.
Marcia Wallace, the voice of Edna Krabappel, Bart's acerbic teacher on ‘The Simpsons,’ passes away at the age of 70 on Friday, October 25.
41 Entertainment and Lisle Entertainment announce the strategy for the launch of the PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures in the United Kingdom.
Northern Lights and SuperExploder take home the top prizes at the 2013 AICE Camp Kuleshov for Screwloose and an audio interpretation of the chariot race from Ben Hur respectively.
Manhattan Edit Workshop announces the return of From the Cutting Room, November 21, which will feature the visual effects duo Rob Legato and Mark Russell.
Elastic director Andy Hall teams with agency McCann New York to create a new spot, “Get Stung,” for Jose Cuervo’s new cinnamon-flavored Cuervo Cinge.
Autodesk releases the first extension for the 3D modeling and animation tool for indie and mobile game developers, Autodesk Maya LT.
Ntropic founder & creative director Nate Robinson receives a Special Recognition award in the Artistic and Technical Achievement category at the 2013 Flame Awards.
Syfy launches new Syfygames.com to curate best online free-to-play games for science fiction, fantasy and supernatural genre fans; redesign will feature exclusive content for ‘Battlestar Galactica Online’ game.
Ben Tennyson and partner Rook investigate a distress call aboard a stranded spacecraft in a full-color original adventure series based on the Emmy-winning animated kids program.
Cartoon Connection Canada will take place October 28 to 31 at Loews Hôtel Le Concorde, with the side event Mini Pixel taking place October 29.
VFX Producer Sophie Orde joins Framestore’s film department, where she has been hired to run the production for Universal’s ‘Dracula Untold.’
Available Nov. 25, ‘Frozen’ original motion picture soundtrack features eight new songs by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, plus Christophe Beck’s score.