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Voice Actress Ginny Tyler Dies

Actress Ginny Tyler, who did voice work for many Disney cartoons, the animated sequences in the studio's “Mary Poppins” and for “Davey and Goliath” and “The Gumby Show” among other TV series, died July 13 in Seattle.

Film Headline News

'Despicable Me' Spinoff Planned for 2014

Following its animated hit "Despicable Me" and a just-opened 3D theme park ride at Universal Studios Orlando, Illumination Entertainment has set an untitled feature spinoff based on The Minions as its fifth feature film with Universal.

Creative Headline News

House of Moves Provides Mocap for 'Starhawk'

Leading motion capture and animation service company House of Moves (HOM) helped bring realism to the soldiers and villains in the recently released third-person shooter “Starhawk” through full body motion capture, which was used as the basis for the title’s in-game animation.

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'Real Steel'’s Noisy Boy to Appear at SIGGRAPH 2012

Noisy Boy from “Real Steel” is scheduled to make an appearance in the Computer Animation Festival Production Session “Making the Steel Real: Moving VFX Into Production.”

Million Headline News

Box Office: 'Dark Knight Rises' Earns $160.9M in Wake of Tragedy

In the wake of the Colorado shootings, "The Dark Knight Rises" took in $160.9 million in its opening weekend at the domestic box office, the best debut ever for a 2D movie, and the third best debut of all time.

Business Headline News

SIGGRAPH Symposium to Feature Carl Rosendahl & John Textor

Carl Rosendahl and John Textor are featured speakers at this year’s SIGGRAPH Business Symposium, which provides an intimate, interactive forum for open, frank conversations among leaders and executives in the visual effects, gaming, and media arenas.

Entertainment Headline News

RGH Signs Deal with Evolution

Global entertainment company Rubicon Group Holding (RGH) has partnered with Los Angeles-based licensing, merchandising and retail development firm Evolution to represent the company’s entire portfolio of existing and future intellectual properties throughout the global marketplace.

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