Renowned industry-wide as the best professional learning event of the year, Kidscreen Summit has unveiled its full 2012 conference agenda online at summit.kidscreen.com/2012/agenda.html.
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Brian Oliver, President of Cross Creek Pictures, Simon Oakes, Vice-Chairman of Exclusive Media Group and President & CEO of Hammer Films and Guy East and Nigel Sinclair, Co-Chairmen of Exclusive Media Group (“Exclusive”) announced today that Hammer has acquired the rights to the novel “Boneshaker” by Cherie Priest for adaptation to the big screen.
Sci-fi writer Harlan Ellison has dropped his lawsuit against Andrew Niccol's IN TIME, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Whether you consider yourself Art, Science, or a hybrid of the two, you play a large part in defining SIGGRAPH.
Sesame Workshop, the non-profit educational organization behind Sesame Street, in partnership with TOLO TV and LEMAR TV stations, have produced Baghch-e-Simsim, a brand new children’s television series featuring locally produced live action films and the Muppets from Sesame Street, to engage and help educate the young children of Afghanistan.
BRB Internacional has taken yet another step in its effort to embrace the digital content sector by allying with Tuenti, Spain's most important social networking website.
V&S Entertainment, a leading UK independent children’s media company, has secured a host of new international deals for its best-selling HD CGI pre-school animated series Everything’s Rosie, it was announced today by Managing Director Vickie Corner.
Bi-coastal production company Stardust has named Tania Staykova Executive Producer of their New York office to oversee live action and animation work.
Bryan Singer is about to sign on to direct the pilot and exec produce NBC's redux of THE MUNSTERS, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Marti Noxon, writer on BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER and the FRIGHT NIGHT remake, has been hired to rewrite the OUIJA script for Hasbro and Platinum Dunes, reports Heat Vision.
The film was conceived and created by Not To Scale director Man Vs Magnet for London based electronic artists Digitonal and their alluring track 'Come and Play’ from their album ‘Be Still my Bleeping Heart’.
International visual effects company Pixomondo completed over 800 shots as the primary visual effects vendor on Martin Scorsese’s 3D epic adventure, Hugo.
RESIDENT EVIL team of director Paul W.S. Anderson and producer Jeremy Bolt are developing a found footage series for Entertainment One, reports ComingSoon.net.
In a Variety report confirming that HUGO star Asa Butterfield will star in ENDER'S GAME, the trade pub reports that Harrison Ford is being sought for the role of Colonel Hyrum Graff, the Commander of Training for the International Fleet.
TV Line reports that Chris Meloni, who left LAW & ORDER: SVU in the spring, is circling a role on the new season of TRUE BLOOD.
Framestore’s busy commercials production department is expanding, taking on two new producers: Bumble Davis (formerly head of production at Golden Square) and James Alexander (hailing from Envy).
Kidscreen, host of the global kids television industry’s leading awards for excellence, is delighted to announce the shortlisted entries that will be continuing in the competition through a final round of judging.
A perfect family gift for the holidays, ICE AGE: A MAMMOTH CHRISTMAS lands on Blu-ray and DVD November 26 from Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment and features the original voice talents of Ray Romano, Queen Latifah, John Leguizamo, Denis Leary and Sean William Scott.
Summit Ent., the house that TWILIGHT built, and Lionsgate Ent., which is wrapping production on what is hoped to be the next TWILIGHT-like franchise THE HUNGER GAMES, have resumed merger discussions, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Twentieth Century Fox has picked up SAFE HOUSE scribe David Guggenheim's spec script NARCO SUB for Tony Scott to direct, reports Deadline.com.
Nice Shoes is pleased to announce the addition of postproduction and advertising agency veteran Kristen Martini as their managing director.
After 10 incredible seasons, Smallville: The Complete Series will soar onto DVD from Warner Home Video on November 29.