“Angry Birds” creator Rovio Entertainment has another hit on its hands: The company will produce a second season of “Angry Birds Toons,” after the first batch generated over 1 billion views, and add…
Angry Birds Toons
Charles Lisanby, a three-time Emmy winning art director, died at his Los Angeles home from complications following a fall on Aug. 23. He was 89. In 2010 Lisanby became the first production designer…
Sony has tapped “The Simpsons” and “King of the Hill” comedy writer Jon Vitti to pen a screenplay for the studio's upcoming 3D toon based on the Angry Birds app from Rovio Entertainemnt. Vet producer…
Sony Pictures has won the worldwide distribution rights on the upcoming "Angry Birds" animated movie and has set a July 1, 2016 release.
The rollout comes as a surprise to Hollywood, which has lauded -- and been enviable of -- Rovio's ability to launch a new major moneymaking franchise that's not based on an existing property, but was…
After brokering deals to associate its "Angry Birds" with "Star Wars" and "Rio," mobile gamemaker Rovio Entertainment is expanding its licensing business further through a deal to create a mobile…
MOSCOW Bad pigs beware -- those fiendish feathered friends are at it again. Finland's global games giant Rovio is launching a new cartoon series, "Angry Birds Toons," based on its hit game. The…
Bad pigs beware -- those fiendish feathered friends are at it again. Finland's global games giant Rovio is launching cartoon series, "Angry Birds Toons," based on its hit game.
Three years after "Angry Birds" turned into a runaway franchise for Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish gamemaker has tapped "Despicable Me" producer John Cohen to oversee the film version of the game…
Rovio now has the Force behind "Angry Birds."
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