Cartoon Network releases a promo video for YouTube Geek Week that goes behind the scenes of the cable channel’s current and next-generation animated shows and their creators.
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SMOSH spinoff Shut Up! Cartoons launches Smosh Babies, an animated look at the YouTube channel’s biggest stars, web comedy duo Ian Hecox and Anthony Padilla.
ProductionHUB will be on-location covering the 2013 International Broadcasters Convention as part of the IBCHUB microsite, which launches August 12.
Lego Star Wars returns to Cartoon Network in three animated TV specials, beginning with The Yoda Chronicles.
Canada's National Film Board will premiere four new stereoscopic 3D animated shorts at the Toronto International Film Festival, including The End of Pinky by Claire Blanchet, Impromptu by Bruce Alcock, Gloria Victoria by Theodore Ushev, and Chris Landreth's Subconscious Password.
Anchor Bay Entertainment brings Nick Jr.’s hit series Tickety Toc to disc for the first time in the new DVD Chime Time Adventures, available September 10.
Disney Channels Worldwide promotes Nancy Kanter to Executive Vice President, Original Programming and General Manager.
FOX gives its recently launched Animation Domination HD block a boost, ordering six additional quarter-hours of [i]Axe Cop[/i] and [i]High School USA![/i]
Tonight’s new episode of [i]Futurama[/i] will see Bender come across [i]Adventure Time[/i]’s Finn the Boy and Jake the Dog.
The BFI Future Film Festival issues a call for entries to the 2014 edition of the festival; the deadline for submissions is September 30, 2013.
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.
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.