Given the unexpectedly Spartan box-office take of Disney's "Hercules" --- by Disney standards anyway --- many animation industry watchers are wondering if the much-touted animated feature fray is…
DK Multimedia, a subsidiary of U.K. publisher Dorling Kindersley, has released the U.S. version of "The Jolly Post Office" cross-platform CD-ROM for ages 4-8.
Attorneys representing Jeffrey Katzenberg in his lawsuit against the Walt Disney Co. scored another victory Friday when lawyers for the conglom unsuccessfully argued to have the legal team for the…
"Blinky Bill," the phenomenally successful, cheeky koala bear from veteran animation house Yoram Gross Film Studios, has long dominated toons Down Under.
Stealing a page from Hollywood's Academy Awards process, the European Film Academy has for the first time sent its members cassettes of nominees for the European Film Awards, to be held Dec. 6 in…
Alex D. Linz has taken over the bad-boy role made famous by Macaulay Culkin in the first two "Home Alone" movies with his role in the forthcoming "Home Alone 3." Next year, he will also have the…
Although she only recently took over the powerful position of vice chairman for Fox Kids Worldwide, an entity she helped create, Margaret Loesch reportedly is pondering her future.
"The Crayon Box," a live-action/puppet and animated preschool series set in a toy store, is launching as Polygram Television Intl.'s featured children's property at Mipcom.
Hollywood glitterati donned black-tie duds Saturday night to watch John Travolta receive the American Cinematheque Award at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.
In one of the more surprising kids TV success stories of the past year, "Arthur" --- a low-key animated series centered around an 8-year-old bespectacled aardvark --- has become one of the most…