“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…
What do Congress, Fortune 500 boards and the Animation Guild have in common? Women account for about 17% of their members, and according to Geena Davis' keynote address at the annual Conference of…
Pixar arguably is the most grown-up animation brand out there — but not this weekend. Only 27% of the moviegoers who went to see “Monsters University,” the 14th film from the Disney-owned toon shop…
Marking its territory super early, Disney has flagged release dates from 2016 through 2018 for eight untitled films from Pixar and Disney Animation. The release dates all fall within months that are…
Fox's ADHD is aimed at an audience that expects the kind of content it can't see on TV, and for which the Internet is the first screen.
"Rise of the Guardians" may have disappointed at the box office, but is turning out to be a big seller on homevideo. The animated film, which earned just $304 million worldwide in the fall, has sold…
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…
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…
Building on their strong partnership, Studiocanal has boarded Les Armateurs' "French Riviera," one of Europe's most ambitious feature toon projects.
Ireland's government has extended its tax incentive for the film, TV and animation industries until 2020, finance minister Michael Noonan announced Wednesday.
For the first time since bunking together, Disney's twin toon shops have begun to bear a resemblance to each other.