With David O. Russell recently leaving UNCHARTED: DRAKE'S FORTUNE, LIMITLESS helmer Neil Burger has moved into the director's chair, reports ComingSoon.net.
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The Holocaust has been treated by almost every medium, but rarely animation – and never by a child animator, until now. Animation short “INGRID PITT: BEYOND THE FOREST” is truly a labor of love, and a cross-generational collaboration between a world-class animation master Bill Plympton, actress Ingrid Pitt, who narrated her last film about the horror of war as she experienced as a child during the Holocaust, and a first-time 10-yr-old animator & artist Perry Chen, who is also an award-winning child film critic.
Gwendoline Christie (THE IMAGINARIUM OF DOCTOR PARNASSUS) has been cast in the second season of GAME OF THRONES, reports ComingSoon.net.
e-on software, the leader in Digital Nature solutions today announced that the highly anticipated versions of Carbon Scatter for Maya and Cinema 4D are immediately available!
Paramount Pictures, a unit of Viacom Inc. , will launch an in-house animation division, with its first title slated for release in 2014.
American Greetings has given a greenlight to a new CARE BEARS CG series, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) has named Roddy McManus as the new Executive Producer of its Oscar-winning English-language Animation Studio.
Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants will flood the Twitter-verse with the first-time-ever debut of an original story created exclusively for the social networking site.
Relativity Media announced today that it has acquired North American rights from Lionsgate to theatrically market and distribute Machine Gun Preacher.
IMAX Corporation (NYSE:IMAX) (TSX:IMX), and CJ Entertainment, a leading Korean film production and distribution company, today announced that the highly anticipated underwater action thriller, Sector 7, will be digitally re-mastered into the IMAX 3D format and released to IMAX theatres in Korea day-and-date on Aug. 4.
VIZ Media, the largest distributor and licensor of anime and manga in the North America, announced today a collaboration with Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) to create a limited edition digital art book anthology that will be sold through VIZ Media’s Manga App, with 100% of VIZ Media’s net proceeds going to support disaster relief efforts in Japan.
Abigail Spencer (TV's MAD MEN) is heading to Disney’s OZ: THE GREAT AND POWERFUL, reports Heat Vision.
Alexandra Daddario (PERCY JACKSON AND THE OLYMPIANS) has landed the female lead in THE TEXAS CHAINSAW MASSACRE 3D, reports Variety.
PipelineFX, makers of Qube! - the leading render farm management software for digital media creation, announced today their presence at Siggraph 2011 in Vancouver, BC August 9-11, 2011 in booth #962.
Adventure Time, Cartoon Network’s hit animated comedy series returns with its third season on Monday, July 11, at 8 p.m. (ET, PT).
Returning to the Transformers franchise for a third time and completing 350 shots for Dark of the Moon, Digital Domain created and animated new characters including “Laserbeak,” “Brains” and an army of Decepticon soldiers called “protoforms”—as well as returning character “Wheels”—all under the guidance of visual effects supervisor Matthew Butler and animation supervisor David Andrews.
The Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals ruled on a lawsuit between Warner Bros. and AVELA that could put a chill on the many planned OZ adaptations, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
The cast has been set for the fantasy-comedy GODS BEHAVING BADLY, the feature directing debut of LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE producer Marc Turtletaub, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
FX has again nabbed the basic cable rights to the latest U.S. box office champion TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON, reports Deadline.com.