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Laika is looking to its own backyard for its most ambitious project yet. The Portland, Ore.-based animation studio behind "Coraline" has optioned "Wildwood," a young-adult fantasy novel set in an…
Laika got lucky its first time out, earning both impressive box office and an Oscar nomination for its debut feature, "Coraline." But where does the Portland, Ore.-based animation studio go from here?
Henry Selick's "Coraline" led the Annies with 10 nominations.
Gary Raksis has been named chief financial officer of Laika, filling a position that has been vacant since Alan Keith departed the Portland, Ore.,-based animation studio last December.
This eccentric fantasy finds Henry Selick scaling new heights of ghoulish whimsy.
Phil Knight, whose Nike empire gives him an estimated worth of $7.9 billion, is bringing his muscle to showbiz, with ambitious plans for his Portland, Ore., animation studio to partner with a…