Universal Pictures has tapped Hossein Amini (47 RONIN) to rewrite SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, reports Deadline.com.
AWN Headline News
The Weinstein Company has selected a release date from Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained, reports ComingSoon.net.
Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions (SPWA) has acquired the global rights to Detention Films' DETENTION, reports ComingSoon.net.
Matthew Fox, Ed Harris and Julia Levy-Boeken are circling Marc Forster's WORLD WAR Z, reports Deadline.com.
VIZ Media has just announced the release of their newest action adventure animation, Hero 108, on iTunes (www.iTunes.com), Playstation Network, Amazon Instant Video, and the Zune Marketplace on Xbox Live.
As is their modus operandi, FX has picked up the rights to this past weekend's box office champ SUPER 8, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Pacific Entertainment Corporation (OTCQB: PENT), creators of the Baby Genius brand of musical edu-tainment for infants and toddlers, announced that Mr. Alfred Kahn will join the company as an exclusive consultant in the children’s preschool and education markets.
At last week’s MIFA in Annecy, CelAction revealed a major point release to their flagship product CelAction2D.
The Bakery (bakery3D.com), the 3D computer graphics software company, will unveil a new range of free tools for lighting professionals at the forthcoming MIFA show in Annecy, France (8.-10. June 2011, stand 2.006).
Company 3 and sister facility Method Studios now offer clients a seamless workflow for stereoscopic 3D feature film digital intermediates.
During a special presentation held today at the Four Seasons Hotel in Las Vegas, Nickelodeon highlighted its leadership position as the world's number-one TV-based licensing business by unveiling plans for new product launches and retail initiatives.
Cartoon Network has signed an agreement with acclaimed producer Joel Silver and Silver Pictures to develop a live-action motion picture for its globally successful animated action-adventure property, BEN 10, it was announced today by Stuart Snyder, president and COO of Turner Broadcasting System Inc.’s Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media division (AYAKM).
Andrew Adamson (SHREK and CHRONICLES OF NARNA: THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE) is set to adapt Dark Horse's comic BEASTS OF BURDEN into a CG animated feature, writes Heat Vision.
Galen Walker, the producer of the upcoming live-action TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES feature, has acquired the rights to THE CABBAGE PATCH KIDS from Original Appalachian Artworks, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings) joins the cast of Nickelodeon's all-new CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as Raphael, one of four teenage brothers dedicated to a life battling evil denizens.
On Saturday, June 25, 2011, in celebration of the birthday of Peyo, the creator of the Smurfs (born June 25, 1928), Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation will coordinate events all over the world as part of Global Smurfs Day, a worldwide event in anticipation of the release of the Smurfs’ trip to movie theaters, it was announced today by Marc Weinstock, president, Worldwide Marketing for Sony Pictures.
The battle for Earth’s survival begins June 14th, in the year’s #1 sci-fi action thriller BATTLE: LOS ANGELES, storming onto DVD, Blu-ray and Blu-ray/DVD Combo Pack, from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.
Rethink everything you knew about the age-old tale when “Red Riding Hood” arrives onto Blu-ray Combo Pack with an all-new Alternate Cut on June 14th from Warner Home Entertainment Group.
Spider-Woman, aka Jessica Drew, has her Super Hero life changed forever when a mysterious stranger offers her a new job full of espionage, intrigue, and high octane adventure. Welcome to the unusual world of Jessica Drew...
Warner Home Video (WHV) is set to release more endearing escapades of the beloved Beagle, Snoopy with Happiness is…Peanuts: Snoopy’s Adventures, available in stores June 14, 2011.
SpongeBob swings into superhero mode with an all-new eight-episode DVD: SpongeBob SquarePants: Heroes of Bikini Bottom, including the special episode, “Back to the Past,” guest starring Ernest Borgnine, Tim Conway and Batman’s Adam West and Burt Ward.
Imira Entertainment, Spain’s leading production and distribution company specialising in youth programming, has sold its music-based, animated preschool series Saari to Free TV channel Tallinna Television in Estonia in advance of Discop this month.
Toei Animation has secured major Latin American broadcast deals in Mexico and Colombia for Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball Kai, it was announced today by Eduardo Lucio, Senior Sales Manager for Toei Animation.