Sonic the Hedgehog is racing back to TV. Videogame publisher SEGA has turned to Bill Freiberger (“The Simpsons,” “Drawn Together”) to help re-introduce the iconic blue character to viewers through…
Cartoon Movie 2013
After a rough summer at the box office, Sony is poised for a little relief, with toon sequel “Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs 2” tracking to outdo its 2009 predecessor in the $30 million-$40…
“Free Birds,” the animated pic from Reel FX that Relativity Media will release Nov. 1, will become the first film that Chuck E. Cheese’s has agreed to promote. The marketing milestone is surprising…
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
Warner Bros. is moving ahead on an animated movie version of Lego’s “Ninjago” with Charlie Bean tapped to direct. “Ninjago” will re-unite much of the creative team from Warner’s completed “The Lego…
Topnotch technique has been brought to bear on a portentously nerdy script in this treat for anime fans.
An Islamic seminary school in India has issued a decree against cartoons, calling them contrary to the religion. The Darul Uloom in Deoband, Uttar Pradesh, which is known for its fatwas, said that as…
Warner Bros. is developing an animated Scooby-Doo feature film, returning to the franchise that produced a pair of live-action/animated hybrid films a decade ago.
As Disney readies to release its animated "Cars"-spinoff "Planes" next month, the studio has a high-flying promotional partner in American Airlines. Disney and the airline are collaborating on a…
When the South African delegation arrives at the Annecy toon fest, members will be looking to cement their growing reputation for world-class animation.
At a Hewlett Packard panel on the future of animation, participants sometimes crossed swords on the finer points of technology, but all agreed that, as in live-action, the script is the key to…
It seemed like only a matter of time but Disney has announced that its first animated feature based on a Marvel property will be “Big Hero 6” set to bow on Nov. 7, 2014. The film will be CG-animated…