The Beijing-based executive, whose firm bought Digital Domain in 2012, was felled by a sudden heart attack.
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DreamWorks Animation partners with Fuhu to launch an educational tablet for kids called the DreamTab.
Disney's Frozen continues its ride at the box office on the first weekend of 2014, topping the chart in North America with $20.7 million and skating past the $600 million mark worldwide.
Marvel takes over the publishing of new Star Wars comic books, with Dark Horse Comics losing the licensing deal it’s had for over 20 years.
The Hunger Games: Catching Fire continues to light up audiences, reaching the $400 million mark at the domestic box office on Friday.
In anticipation of the January 17 release of 3D animated feature The Nut Job, licensee Cupcake Digital launches a film-based app.
Following a brief hiatus in 2013, the 17th edition of Italian international animation festival Cartoons by the Bay takes place in Venice April 10-12, 2014.
With awards season in full swing, The Hollywood Reporter rounds up five top animators from this year’s contenders -- Chris Buck, Dan Scanlon, Chris Wedge, Kristine Belson and Chris Meledandri -- for a roundtable discussion on the business of animation.
Naruto Shippuden will debut on Adult Swim’s Toonami block on Sunday, January 5, with a new episode each weekend thereafter.
Marking the launch of China’s first 3D animated feature, popular animated series Boonie Bears is set to debut on the big screen in January.
The Mill teams with agency AMV/BBDO and production company Stink to create “One Day” for Cancer Research UK.
Dutch animation house Studio Smack helps Greenpeace bring home its message about the alarming rate of disappearing species by removing the animals from the opening sequence of Disney’s The Lion King.
London-based creative agency Man+Hatchet partnered with health brand Withings to create “Sam’s Body,” an amazing stop-motion animation made entirely from naked people.
Scholastic Media’s beloved fan favorite television shows The Babysitter’s Club, I SPY and Horrible Histories now available on Hulu Plus.
The 2013 edition of the CalArts 48 Hour Lockdown animation challenge yields two hours of content and nearly 70 animations.
The Producers Guild of America announces the motion picture and long-form television nominations for the 25th Annual Producers Guild Awards.
Sony Pictures unveils a peek at its forthcoming summer’s tentpole, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, during Wednesday night’s festivities in New York’s Times Square.
More than a month into its run, animated musical Frozen is Disney's fourth film to reach the milestone.
Chris Williams, co-director and co-writer for Disney Animation’s Bolt, joins Big Hero 6 as co-director alongside Don Hall.
Smith Micro sponsors a comic illustration contest for Aaron D’Errico, son of pro soccer player David D’Errico, with a prize of $2,000 and a copy of comic illustration software Manga Studio 5 EX.
Google marks New Year's Eve with a doodle that shows 2013 disco dancing while 2014 waits patiently for its turn.
Zu3D stop-motion animation software, developed to give children (and adults) of all ages the freedom to create amazing animated films quickly and easily, is now available for use on the iPad.
Selected out of the 100,000 iPad apps launching on the App Store in 2013, Apple names Disney Animated the iPad app of the year.
Creative company Fake Love collaborates with New York-based artist and filmmaker Aerosyn-Lex Mestrovic for his directorial debut, Scriptura Vitae, a short film commissioned for the UK’s Channel 4 "Random Acts" segments.