Stan Lee’s heroic fingerprints are all over this project, and studio Bones is rapidly emerging as the preeminent anime filter for video game and western content (e.g. the HALO anime series). For everyone, this cultural hybrid is arguably something new.
LA TIMES’ 24 Frames blog is reporting that Dean Parisot (GALAXY QUEST) is in talks to adapt graphic novel SEAL TEAM SEVEN into a feature film.
PRODUCTION WEEKLY tweeted that WANTED director Timur Bekmambetov is set to helm an adaptation of Peter Ackroyd’s novel CASEBOOK OF VICTOR FRANKENSTEIN.
Deadline New York has reported that Bryan Singer, writer-director of the first two X-Men films, is joining Lauren Shuler Donner and Simon Kinberg as producers on the planned 2011 release of X-Men: First Class.
Perry S. Chen, the award-winning 4th grade film critic, TV personality and radio talk show host, has started a new film review blog on AWN.
Superfad has named Chris Volckmann Executive Producer of the Seattle office. Volckmann has been a senior producer with the company since 2008 and has been instrumental in numerous projects including the recent Sony "Make.Believe" film series, Voila featuring Wyclef Jean and the award-winning Sprint campaign for Goodby, Silverstein and Partners.
Robert was the father of one of my eldest daughter's best friends at school and this relationship became the basis of being friends-by-proxy with Robert Culp. When someone with whom you have shared time and experiences passes away, one half of your shared story dies with them.
We talk to the filmmakers behind the brilliant documentary about Disney's second animation renaissance.
According to a report on the LA Time website, famed actor Robert Culp died this morning after a fall outside his Hollywood home.
According to the Hollywood Reporter, Disney has brought on Alice in Wonderland writer Linda Woolverton to write Malificent, a planned live action film based on the evil queen from the 1959 animated classic Sleeping Beauty.
Marvel Entertainment has found their newest Superhero with the signing of Chris Evans to play Captain America in 3 upcoming films.
According to screenwriter Kyle Ward via ComingSoon.net, Jamie Foxx has inked a deal to play Lynch in KANE & LYNCH, an adaptation of the Eidos videogame of the same name.
Cary Granat and Ed Jones' family films studio Bedrock Studios will make its debut with the production of the animated feature TURKEYS, reports VARIETY.
Stephen Rosenbaum, who just won a visual effects Oscar for AVATAR, has joined Digital Domain, reports VARIETY.
LARS AND THE REAL GIRL helmer Craig Gillespie will take his place in the director's chair of DreamWorks' remake of FRIGHT NIGHT, reports VARIETY.
Deadline.com reports that four actors have been cast in Martin Scorsese's adaptation of THE INVENTION OF HUGO CABRET.
EW.com reports that Summit Ent. is talking with three unusual contenders for the directing chair of THE TWILIGHT SAGA: BREAKING DAWN.
To commemorate what would have been the 50th birthday of legendary Disney and Pixar story guru Joe Ranft this past March 13th, Disney’s John Musker posted a video tribute he created originally for Ranft’s September 17, 2005 memorial celebration.
Now with the crazy award season over, AWN offers readers a chance to catch up with all the adventures of the animation nominees. Watch interviews with the nominees and a who's who of the animation community as part of AWN's Oscar Showcase videoblog! New episodes will be posting weekly. Check them out on AWNtv.