‘Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Friendship Is Magic’ and Season Eight air this fall; TV’s original dynamic duo Adam West and Burt Ward join all-star cast.
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Directed by longtime Pixar artist Sanjay Patel, short film is set to play ahead of Pete Sohn’s ‘The Good Dinosaur’ on November 25.
Eight feature films are selected to screen in competition at Annecy 2015, including three films from France, two from Japan, a French-Dutch co-production, and films from Spain and Columbia.
Hasbro classic ‘Transformers: Generation 1’ launches on Vimeo On Demand; additional Hasbro titles including ‘My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic’ and ‘Jem and the Holograms’ to launch later this year.
Hit intergalactic series produced at Wild Canary Films includes recurring guest stars Mark Hamill, George Takei, Bill Nye, Wil Wheaton and Alton Brown.
New licensing agreement with The Jim Henson Company brings preschoolers two animated series: the heartwarming ‘Hi Opie!’ and STEAM-focused ‘Doozers.’
Channel Frederator Network adds 83 new channels, including ‘Morph’ from the renowned Aardman Animations, and expands subscriber base to 20 million during the month of March.
Drawn from a plot by the brand’s original creator, ‘Dragon Ball Super’ is the first new series in 18 years.
Licensing agreement with Bioworld Merchandising to include headwear, sleepwear, footwear, electronic accessories and fleece throws.
Including work from nine of the biggest names in animation, The Prophet,’ directed by Roger Allers, is set to premiere as the opening film at the 2015 Annecy International Animated Film Festival.
VFX artist at Minneapolis-based post studio contributes digital artistry to commercials and long-form branded content.
Explosive thirteenth and final season of the series created by Dave Willis and Matt Maiellaro to premiere on Sunday, June 21st at Midnight (ET/PT).
Abstract: Genius Brands International appoints NCircle Entertainment as home entertainment partner in North America for ‘Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab.’
Alongside BBC Wales VFX and special effects companies Millennium FX and Real SFX, Milk VFX wins the British Academy Television Craft Award for outstanding visual effects on the BBC’s ‘Doctor Who’ episode, “Deep Breath.”
Twenty-second edition of the Stuttgart Festival of Animated Film to present, ‘Music & Animation,’ highlighting the “virtuous interaction between music and animation” presented by five teams of outstanding international artists from the music and visuals scene.
Week-long series of events presented by the California College of the Arts, the Cartoon Art Museum, Academy of Art University and the San Francisco Public Library runs Sunday, May 3 through Saturday, May 10.
Amazon’s stop-motion series ‘Tumble Leaf’ receives five Emmys, including outstanding preschool children’s animated program; Netflix wins three awards for DreamWorks Animation’s ‘All Hail King Julien,’ and Moonbot’s collaboration with Dolby, ‘Silent,’ garners two awards for YouTube.
Top industry professionals in animation, effects, games and transmedia share their thoughts on the success of the FMX Conference, which celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2015.
Industry veteran joins animation software leader; bringing over 20 years of senior executive experience from Autodesk, Alias Systems, Kaydara and Meltwater.
Universal’s ‘Furious 7’ takes first place at the domestic box office with $18.3 million; a week ahead of its U.S. Marvel tentpole ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ debuts in 44 international markets, earning $201.2 million.
2D series created by Pendleton Ward for Cartoon Network is currently nominated for an Annecy Crystal for the season six episode, ‘Food Chain,’ directed by Masaaki Yuasa.