Academy Award winner Lupita Nyong'o joins the recently announced cast of ‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ along with Gwendoline Christie, currently starring in the hit television series ‘Game of Thrones’ as Brienne of Tarth.
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BRB to present new series at Napte Europe. The company will show the latest in its catalogue following the interest expressed in Talking Tom and Friends and the warm welcome of Invizimals around the world.
Entertainment One Unveils Roster of Activity to Celebrate Peppa Pig’s 10th Anniversary in the UK. Highlights include 15-minute broadcast special, new product launches, on-air and online broadcaster activity, Golden Codes promotion and DVD release.
Ireland’s Cartoon Saloon, the animation studio behind the Oscar-nominated ‘The Secret of Kells,’ releases a new trailer for the forthcoming ‘Song of the Sea.’
Psyop teams with Samsung Galaxy and Cheil Worldwide to deliver the action-packed four-minute epic, ‘The Training,’ which has already reached nearly 40 million views on YouTube.
As the lead VFX company for ‘X-Men: Days of Future Past,’ MPC delivers futuristic sequences, including creating the Sentinels from concept art through to final compositing, the X-Jet, Xavier’s virtual world, future environments and creating mutant effects.
Ink reveals details of a major Europe-wide toy deal for award-winning Russian animation ‘Masha and the Bear’ – with Simba Dickie coming on board as master toy licensee.
9 Story Entertainment secures multiple international sales of the award-winning children’s animated series ‘Arthur.’
The in-progress preview of Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet, an animated adaptation of the classic book of poetry produced as a passion project by actress Salma Hayek, makes headlines at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival.
Trunk Animation directors Alasdair + Jock create a 43-minute animation to accompany the album stream for Coldplay’s new album, ‘Ghost Stories.’
PGS Entertainment closes licensing deals on three continents for ‘LadyBug,’ a co-production from French animation companies Zagtoon and Method Animation with Japan’s Toei Animation.
Art studio Atomhawk Design releases a new show reel to launch the company’s enhanced animation services.
Led by MPC VFX supervisor Guillaume Rocheron and VFX producer Philip Greenlow, the UK-based Moving Picture Company serves as the lead VFX studio bringing the iconic title creature to life in Warner Bros Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ ‘Godzilla.’
Wizart Animation features will be released in China, Latin America, Poland, Israel, French-speaking Canada, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Indonesia, Malaysia, and the Philippines.
3D animated feature based upon Angela Sommer-Bodenburg’s bestselling series of children’s books is set to be completed in summer 2016.
National competition launched by Aardman Animations and Nominet Trust will teach digital skills to a new generation of budding game designers.
The third Winx Club movie, ‘The Mystery of the Abyss,’ will hit cinemas worldwide beginning in September.
Rainbow announces a new collaboration with French web media partner CitizenKid that will see four magical Winx Club treasure hunts take place in parks across France.
Ghost Overlay, Live View Support for Nikon and Canon DSLRs now available in iStopMotion 3.6 for Mac.
Swiss surrealist artist H.R. Giger, who designed the monster and revolutionary sci-fi sets for the film Alien, dies following injuries sustained from a fall.