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Fast food chain restaurant Chick-Fil-A pulls Jim Henson's Creature Shop Puppet Kids Meal toys, citing the action as a safety issue.
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.
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.
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.
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.”
SPIN VFX is pleased to announce Emmy nominations for the second season of THE BORGIAS, including Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Supporting Role.
Thinkbox Software announced the updated version of the company's popular render farm management solution for Windows, Linux and Mac OSX-based render farms, Deadline 6.0.
At SIGGRAPH next month in Los Angeles, Shotgun Software will announce Shotgun 4.0 and an upgrade to the pre-release version of Revolver, currently in private beta.
“Defiance” will commence series production in Toronto, ON starting July 24, having completed shooting on the pilot episode this past spring (for a total of 12 episodes/13 hours).
HIT Entertainment and P2 Games announce the launch of "Bob the Builder’s Playtime Fun" for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch.
Union VFX announces its collaboration with artistic director Danny Boyle and the BBC to create short films to be featured in the London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony.
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.
The San Francisco chapter of the International Animated Film Association announces the winners of the first-ever ASIFA-SF Spring Festival.
Warner Bros. gives audiences their first look at its upcoming superhero reboot, “Man of Steel,” with two trailers featuring narration from Russel Crowe and Kevin Costner.
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.
Spain’s Neptuno Films has signed a raft of deals for “Rupert and Sam,” a co-production with TV3 (Televisió de Catalunya), IB3 and 3D Videographics.
Digital Domain Media Group (DDMG) has named industry veteran Jim Berney Head of Studio at DDMG in Florida.
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.
DreamWorks Animation will pay $155 million to buy “Casper the Friendly Ghost” brand owner Classic Media.