GenArts, Inc. and the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts (USC SCA) announced today a broad collaboration designed to provide USC students and faculty access to GenArts visual effects (VFX) tools.
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e-on software, maker of the leading solutions for Digital Nature, prereleased today Vue 9.5 xStream and Infinite, its professional solutions for the creation, animation and rendering of natural 3D environments.
Animation Domination newcomer BOB’S BURGERS has been renewed for a second season, it was announced today by Kevin Reilly, President of Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company.
4Kids Entertainment, Inc., the global children's entertainment and merchandise licensing company, announced today that it has filed a petition in bankruptcy for relief under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.
Andy Serkis, who is returning as Gollum in THE HOBBIT films, will also be serving as the second unit director on the film as well, writes Heat Vision.
Chris Wedge has bought the rights to Paul Hoffman's book WINGS OF MADNESS: ALBERTO SANTOS-DUMONT AND THE INVENTION OF FLIGHT, reports Variety.
Universal Pictures has asked Hugh Jackman to join SNOW WHITE AND THE HUNTSMAN, reports Deadline.com.
BioWare, a division of leading video game publisher Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) and FUNimation Entertainment, the leading distributor of Japanese animation in North America, announced today an agreement to create an anime feature film adapted from one of the video game industry’s most revered franchises, Mass Effect.
20th Century Fox has decided to lengthen the title of the PLANET OF THE APES prequel, RISE OF THE APES, reports ComingSoon.net.
The Genndy Tartakovsky animated opening sequence for the live-action summer tentpole PRIEST is now online.
Special effects worker John Franco has filed suit against Warner Bros. and numerous other companies over injuries he claims he suffered on the set of GREEN LANTERN, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Character actor William Fichtner is in discussions to join Neill Blomkamp's ELYSIUM, reports Variety.
Carrie-Anne Moss (THE MATRIX) and Malcolm McDowell (CLOCKWORK ORANGE) have joined the cast of SILENT HILL: REVELATION 3D, reports ComingSoon.net.
Rob Riggle (TV's THE DAILY SHOW) is in talks to play the top baddie in Columbia's adaptation of 21 JUMP STREET, reports Variety.
Warner Bros. and HARRY POTTER producer David Heyman's Heyday Films are set to adapt the five-book French YA series, THE ADVENTURES OF OSCAR PILL, reports The Wrap.
The Weinstein Co. has settled the $3 million lawsuit by producer Cathy Konrad, who claims she was shut out of SCREAM 4 after having produced the first three films in the series, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
A Los Angeles judge has thrown out a lawsuit filed against Twentieth Century Fox over the script for ALIEN VS. PREDATOR, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
Now that former frontrunner Lily Collins has signed onto Tarsem's SNOW WHITE, a new top choice to play the female lead in ODD THOMAS has emerged, reports Variety.
Ghost House Pictures and Trigger Apps have teamed to create an EVIL DEAD game for the iPhone and iPad, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
VFX vet Dean Wright (THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE and THE LORD OF THE RINGS) is in post-production on his first directorial feature, CRISTIADA, an epic about the Cristeros War concerning the rebellion against the Mexican government's attempt to secularize the country.