LONDON — Endemol Shine UK has acquired a controlling stake in animation company Simon's Cat, which was founded in 2008 by illustrator, animator and director Simon Tofield. The company is behind the…
Fred Seibert's Channel Frederator Network has signed a deal with British animator Simon Tofield, creator of Simon’s Cat — one of the most popular cartoon channels on YouTube — to handle advertising…
All is not as it seems in Shahram Mokri's highly original second feature, filmed in one long, bravura shot.
“The Brits are coming! The Brits are coming!” Simon Pegg shouted before the Aug. 21 premiere of “The World’s End” at the Cinerama Dome in Hollywood. He wasn’t kidding. After the hotly-attended…
Don Roy King was Emmy-nominated for directing the "Justin Timberlake" episode, which features host Timberlake being inducted into the show's legendary Five-Timers Club. The sight of multiple…
British hyphenate Simon Fuller might be best known for creating the "Pop Idol"/"American Idol" franchises, but his entry into sports is also helping build his $573 million fortune.
Entertainment One has joined forces with shingle Sunrise Pictures for a TV development deal that focuses on the hourlong dramatic cable space. Under the pact, the two companies will co-finance and…
J.C. Suares, graphic designer and illustrator whose credits include the revamped look for weekly Variety in the early 1990s, died July 30 in Englewood, N.J., of heart failure after two surgeries to…
Fox Star Studios has boarded Indian filmmaker Anurag Kashyap's "Bombay Velvet," part of a planned trilogy on the city of Mumbai..
Entertainment One acquired worldwide distribution rights to YouTube toon phenom "Simon's Cat," with plans to license the fat white British feline to TV, home entertainment and other digital…
The mesmerizing images of Mexican d.p. Gabriel Figueroa (1907-97) catalyze a fascinating master class in cinematographic philosophy in gorgeous-looking docu "Multiple Visions, the Crazy Machine."