The Emmy-award winning team at Brainstorm Digital’s New York VFX studio announces Eran Dinur as Visual Effects Supervisor.
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New York Federal Judge Sidney Stein tossed out a lawsuit against 20th Century Fox, the Walt Disney Co. and others claiming that the PERCY JACKSON books and films were stolen, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Scholastic Media, a division of Scholastic Inc., (NASDAQ: SCHL), the global children’s publishing, education and media company, today announced that its 25th anniversary celebration of the global children’s science franchise The Magic School Bus will kick off next month in conjunction with the release of ‘THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: OCEANS’ for Nintendo DS and ‘THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: DINOSAURS’ for iPad.
TELETOON at Night has added some Giggity to its fall lineup with Family Guy joining an already strong schedule in October.
Nelvana Enterprises is pleased to announce that it has sold three new comedy series to Cartoon Network Latin America.
Leading rights management group Target Entertainment has signed a number of new broadcast deals for its kids’ properties on the eve of MIPCOM Jr.
Twitch reports that Blake Lively (GREEN LANTERN) has been offered the lead in PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND ZOMBIES.
Ayelet Zurer (ANGELS & DEMONS) has been cast as Superman's mother Lara Lor-Van in MAN OF STEEL, reports Deadline.com.
Film Club Productions, London-based animation production company have added filmmaker Em Cooper to their roster of award winning directors for commercials representation.
Season Two of Syfy’s popular series Haven comes to a shattering conclusion on Friday, September 30 at 10PM (ET/PT) when the dead rise up, bringing shocking revelations to Audrey (Emily Rose), Nathan (Lucas Bryant) and Duke (Eric Balfour) and pointing to a coming battle which threatens to split the town forever.
As far as the animation world’s calendar for 2012 is concerned, the month of May will remain a firm date: for the19th time, the Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film will offer directors and production companies a platform to present their films as well as an opportunity for the fans of animation film to watch animated short and feature films, meet well-known filmmakers and participate at workshops and presentations over a period of six days.
World-renowned family entertainment producer and distributor The Jim Henson Company has partnered with Chick-fil-A, the national restaurant chain specializing in chicken dishes, for a nationwide promotion in support of the preschool series, PAJANIMALS, debut on 24-hour preschool television channel Sprout in the U.S. this October.
Following on from 2010’s successful Open Submission exhibition showcasing making and materials, Salisbury Arts Centre presents the 2011 Open, celebrating animation in its broadest sense.
The Ottawa International Animation Festival (OIAF) came to an end with the highly anticipated closing ceremonies which were held this evening at the Canadian Museum of Civilization. OIAF organizers announced the 2011 winners of the official competition during the ceremonies.
The Complete Saga on Blu-ray quickly becomes the #1 pre-order and #1 catalog title since the launch of the high-definition format.
The long-in-the-works animated feature FOODFIGHT will be auctioned off on Monday, Sept. 26, 2011 at 10 am.
20th Century Fox is developing a feature version of Isaac Asimov’s THE CAVES OF STEEL, reports Deadline.com.
Imira Entertainment, Spain’s leading production and distribution company specialising in youth programming, Enne Entertainment Studios and Spanish broadcaster RTVE are pleased to announce that DQ Entertainment has joined as co-production partner on new 3D animated series Escape Hockey.
Toei Animation has set MIPCOM 2011 for the global distribution launch of TORIKO, the company’s newest animated hit series from Japan, it was announced by Kanji KAZAHAYA, Director, Global Licensing Business Department for Toei Animation.
RKO has tapped Stuart Paul to adapt the comic THE NYE INCIDENTS, which was created by COMMUNION author Whitley Strieber, reports Heat Vision. Todd Lincoln will direct.
Despite a sterling record of always hitting its release targets, Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. today announced that the expected launch window for Diablo III, the next title in the company’s critically acclaimed series of action role-playing games, will be moving into early 2012.
V&S Entertainment, a leading UK independent children’s media company is to launch the third series of its breakaway international animated hit, Everything’s Rosie at MIPCOM, it was announced today by V&S Entertainment Managing Director Vickie Corner.