Who said TV animation is having problems? The collective voices behind long-running hit comedy "The Simpsons" are closing new deals with 20th Century Fox Television and Gracie Films that will hike…
Danica Zimmerman has joined animation/design studio Creative Capers in the post of VP of development, where she will oversee live-action and animated projects for both TV and film.
Marking the pic's 10th anniversary, Walt Disney Pictures' "Beauty and the Beast" will be released Jan. 1 in giant-screen format, including spruced-up imagery and a newly animated song sequence.
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It suddenly appears that a planned takeover of TV and film animator Film Roman may be off, with parties working toward a stretched deadline of Friday for saving the deal. Pentamedia, an India-based…
For the online entertainment community, it might just be a small world after all. Seeking new revenue streams, studios that develop Web animation are turning their attention overseas to find…
The European Broadcasting Union has announced plans for its latest kidvid co-production, "The Adventures of Marco and Gina," an $8.8 million cartoon series aimed at kids 5-10.
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Film Roman shareholders have approved the $15 million acquisition of a 60% stake in the film and TV animator by Indian animation group Pentamedia.
John Lasseter has reupped with Pixar Animation Studios, inking a 10-year contract to continue overseeing the creative development of films at the studio behind "Toy Story."
Australia's leading animation house, Yoram Gross-EM.TV, is cozying up to the EM.TV-owned Jim Henson Co. in a deal that entails a reciprocal repping of each other's product.