Nickelodeon & Viacom Consumer Products announces plans to launch new infant programs around Nickelodeon’s evergreen properties “SpongeBob SquarePants” and “Dora the Explorer.”
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Createasphere launches a new conference in Los Angeles, New York and Amsterdam focusing on the convergence of technology, branding and storytelling.
Directorial team Anthony Atanasio and Valerie Martinez join Motion Theory’s commercial roster for U.S. representation.
The Tehran International Animation Festival issues a call for entries for the 2013 edition of the festival, to be held March 3 – 7, 2013.
Toon Boom Animation and the iheed Institute announce a new partnership that builds on the launch of iheedCrowd.
The VIEW Conference announces 2012 VIEW Award winners, including Isaac King’s “Second Hand,” which won the prize for Best Short.
The Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart issues a call for entries for the Animated Com Award; the deadline for submissions is February 1, 2013.
Czech animator and puppeteer Bretislav Pojar, a two-time Cannes winner known for his short films starring a teddy bear duo, dies in Prague at the age of 89.
Next chapter in famed James Bond franchise to be specially formatted for IMAX; first film in the iconic franchise’s 50-year history to be released in IMAX.
Animated series executive produced by ShadowMachine’s Alex Bulkley and Corey Campodonico picked up for eight episodes and slated to premiere fall 2013.
Visual effects company Rodeo FX launches its advertising division with the appointment of André Ü Montambeault appointed as the new division’s Creative Director, Senior Flame Artist and Colorist.
New ad targeting adult audience brings nostalgic office worker into Lucky the Leprechaun’s enchanted forest.
"Family Guy" celebrates its 200th episode with a spectacular one-hour event, airing Sunday, November 11 (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT) on FOX.
FremantleMedia Enterprises, JAKKS Pacific and Dentsu Entertainment USA announce another season of the epic boys’ action-adventure series “Monsuno.”
Framestore’s global design team is being expanded by the hiring of Marc Smith – an award-winning designer whose talents span the US, UK and Australia.
The digital media division of Breakthrough Entertainment announces that it has started production on a series of online games for “Rocket Monkeys.”
FOX orders a fourth season of 22 all-new episodes of the Emmy-nominated animated comedy “Bob’s Burgers.”