Pixar has selected Dan Scanlon, the director of the short MATER AND THE GHOSTLIGHT, to direct MONSTERS UNIVERSITY, reports ComingSoon.net.
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Sony Pictures Animation has picked up the rights to Janet Foxley's MUNCLE TROGG, reports Deadline.com.
As reported a week ago, Arnold Schwarzenegger announced at MIPTV an animated project with Andy Heyward's A Squared and now EW reveals the details.
SKECHERS Entertainment, a division of global footwear company SKECHERS USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX), announced that it is launching its new 2D-animated, dance and song filled direct-to-DVD movie property Twinkle Toes at MIPTV in Cannes on April 4-7, 2011.
Leading children’s and family entertainment producer and rights management company Coolabi, and Walker Productions, the production arm of leading independent book publisher Walker Books, have entered into a major new co-development deal for Walker Books’ quirky comedy book series Scream Street.
Geoffrey Rush has been hired to provide his voice to Tomar-Re in GREEN LANTERN, reports Hero Complex.
He’s a bear of very little brain. She’s half of the acclaimed band She & Him. This year, they come together on the big screen in “Winnie the Pooh,” which hits theaters in select international markets in Spring 2011, and in the U.S. on July 15, 2011. Actress/Musician/Singer/Songwriter Zooey Deschanel (“Almost Famous,” “(500) Days of Summer”) joins Winnie the Pooh and all of his friends in the Hundred Acre Wood, performing three songs for the film, including her own take on the classic “Winnie the Pooh” theme song, “A Very Important Thing to Do” and the original end-credit song “So Long,” which was written by Deschanel and performed with She & Him bandmate M. Ward.
Disney Interactive Studios today announced that Disney•Pixar’s Cars 2: The Video Game will feature full 3D support exclusively for the PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system.
Activision Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Entertainment, LLC today announced Spider-Man: Edge of Time, where Spider-Man faces one of his greatest challenges ever – saving Spider-Man.
Bryan Cranston (TV's BREAKING BAD) is set to play the bad guy in the TOTAL RECALL redux, reports Heat Vision.
Warner Bros. has offered the gangster role of Mickey Cohen in GANGSTER SQUAD to Sean Penn, reports Deadline.com.
Constance M. Burge, the creator of CHARMED, has filed suit against CBS Studios over faulty accounting on the supernatural hit, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
TurboSquid, the world’s largest marketplace for 3D models, announced that it will merge with two of its competitors: Falling Pixel, Europe’s leading marketplace for 3D content, and Exchange 3D, a top online marketplace based in Russia.
RE:Vision Effects hires Anthony Magliocco of Entertainment and Media Technology Marketing to lead business development.
At CinemaCon, Walt Disney Pictures announced that the second MONSTERS, INC. film will be a prequel titled MONSTERS UNIVERSITY, reports ComingSoon.net.
DreamWorks Animation has hired MEGAMIND writers Alan J. Schoolcraft and Brent Simons to pen a PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR feature, writes The Hollywood Reporter.
After recent news that it was being retitled HORIZONS, Disney has decided to drop TRON: LEGACY director Joseph Kosinski's sci-fi feature OBLIVION, reports Variety.
Lucasfilm, one of the world’s leading film and entertainment companies, and Prime Focus, the global visual entertainment services company, are proud to announce their collaboration on the 3D conversion of Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace for theatrical release, heralding an exciting new era in Star Wars entertainment.
Melissa Rosenberg, the screenwriter behind the TWILIGHT series, has been tapped to write and produce an adaptation of Pamela Sargent's EARTHSEED, reports Risky Business.
Deadline.com reports that Oscar-nominee Hailee Steinfeld (TRUE GRIT) is set to star in SLEEPING BEAUTY.
Rainmaker Entertainment, the multifaceted animation studio and one of Canada’ largest producers of CG animation, will launch a new channel on YouTube beginning today.