Paramount will release All Grown Up: Interview With a Campfire and As Told By Ginger: Far From Home to DVD on April 5, Animated Bliss reports. Both will retail for $16.95.
The Incredibles was named Best Animated Feature of 2004 by the Broadcast Film Critics Association on January 10. [Source: BFCA via AWN]
Jetix has appointed Richard Woolf to the newly created position of head of international sales and marketing, Brand Republic reports.
ADV Films will release Saiyuki: Requiem, The Motion Picture to DVD on January 18 and Saiyuki: Double Barrel Collection, Volume One to DVD on February 1, the company said yesterday. Both are DVD-only releases priced at $29.98. Details: Saiyuki: Requiem, The Motion Picture Running Time: 95 minutes Audio: English 5.1 and Japanese 5.1 with English […]
Atari and FUNimation have signed a new five-year agreement extending Atari’s license for the Dragon Ball franchise, the companies said today. The agreement gives Atari the rights to develop interactive video games based on the Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z and Dragon Ball GT animated series and characters for all current and future gaming consoles […]
Nickelodeon today announced a major realignment of its international consumer products division, elevating two executives and reassigning others. Jim Davey has been upped to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Global Consumer Products Marketing and Planning. Formerly, Davey was Vice President Toys and Marketing, Nickelodeon, Consumer Products. Tanya Haider has been named to […]
Cartoon Network will join the NCAA in an anti-gambling ad campaign, SportsIllustrated reports.
Cartoon Network is creating an integrated PSA program urging kids to support relief efforts for victims of the December tsunami, the network said today. The PSA will feature Cartoon Network characters in a musical salute set against “Give a Little Bit,” an anthem by Roger Hodgson, formerly of Supertramp. John Ondrasik, Clay Aiken and India.Arie […]
Thunderbird Films and Mainframe Entertainment will co-distribute seasons one and two of YTV’s Zixx, the companies announced today. The series is a live-action/game-animation hybrid sci-fi series about a team of heroes saving the universe from evil. Thunderbird wiill produce the series while Mainframe will design and create the CGI animation content. [Source: Canada Newswire]