Amazon.com reaches an agreement to acquire digital comic book platform comiXology for an undisclosed amount.
Geographical Region: North America
Co-founders of Maker Studios file a lawsuit seeking to block an April 15 shareholder vote approving the multichannel network’s recently announced $500 million-plus sale to Disney.
Phase 4 Films releases a new trailer and poster for Jay & Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie, written by Kevin Smith and directed by Steve Stark.
Thanks to a multi-year distribution deal between DISH Network and The Walt Disney Company, Disney Junior is now available to DISH Network subscribers.
Genius Brands International appoints Matthew Kornberg Controller, a position that will have him maximizing the financial assets of the company and overseeing the operations of the company’s financial unit.
The School of Visual Arts announces the presenters for the 25th Annual Dusty Awards taking place May 13 which includes a variety of names from the world of film and animation including Randall Emmett, Yvette Kaplan, and Ralph Bakshi.
Warner Bros. Animation releases new clips from the all-new series, The Tom and Jerry Show, a fresh take on the iconic cat and mouse duo that “preserves the look, core characters and sensibilities of the original theatrical shorts.”
LIMA announces the Licensing University lineup for Licensing Expo 2014, which includes 26 sessions for everyone from industry newcomers to advanced practitioners.
Rainmaker Entertainment appoints Fonda Snyder to the newly created position of Vice President Creative Development and Sale effective May 1.
Troika signs Creative Director Seton Kim to lead creative for the Entertainment & Sports client roster.
Genius Brands International expands the global distribution of Baby Genius branded content with the launch of an online service offering thousands of songs and videos for toddlers.
The design studio Bl:nd teams up with SpotCo to produce a hand-drawn film for Sting’s new Broadway show The Last Ship.
Syfy announces a new mythological drama series, Olympus, written by Nick Willing and produced by Reunion Pictures and Olympus TV (London) Limited in association with Great Point Media.
ASIFA-Hollywood announces that the 42nd Annual Annie Awards will be held on Saturday, January 31, 2015.
Hornet director Yves Geleyn directs a powerful animated PSA, Monster in the Closet, for non-profit States United to Prevent Gun Violence.
Blackmagic Design announces DaVinci Resolve 11 at NAB 2014; this major update improves online editing features, adds new photographer-friendly color correction tools, on-set media management and much more.
Hiccup Media welcomes international fashion director John Poliquin, and announces a redesigned website that highlights the company’s approach, their clients and their work.
Steven Universe, the new series from writer and storyboard artist Rebecca Sugar, premieres on Teletoon Canada's flagship Can't Miss Thursdays programming block Thursday, April 24.
Atomic Cartoons revs up creative investment with an initiative to develop more original properties and diversify offerings, and with the appointment of new creative director, Luke Carroll.
Tool welcomes award-winning Executive Producer Christopher Neff to their Digital team as Executive Producer, Digital.
LOGAN expands its boundaries into television, film, and new media with the launch of Logan Pictures; the company will be led by producer Nick Moceri and overseen by LOGAN founders, Ben Conrad and Alexei Tylevich.