Nerd Corps and Prof. Stephen Hawking Developing Animated Series

by Ed Liuon May 7, 2014
Variety reports that Prof. Stephen Hawking and Nerd Corps Entertainment are developing a new animated series based on the George Greenby series of books written by Hawking and his daughter Lucy Hawking. The series will focus on the title character, an 11-year old boy, and his best friend Annie Bellis and their supercomputer-with-an-attitude Cosmos, as […]

Warner Animation Group Announces Pair Of Mystery Projects

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
These days, the major film producing studios think way in advance and make announcements accordingly, such is the case with the newly formed Warner Animation Group. Since being rekindled, WAG had its first feature movie – “The LEGO Movie” – be a monstrous hit this year, so far raking in nearly half a billion American […]


Archer Penetrates Comedy Central – Phrasing!

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
After receiving a renewal for seasons six and seven earlier this year, the FX animated spy comedy “Archer” was further bolstered by being selected for syndication by the Comedy Central network. The syndication deal covers all previous seasons plus future seasons of the show which recently completed its fifth season. For the first two years […]

PR: Vive la Resistance! Falling Skies stars to appear at MCM London Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon May 6, 2014
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 23-25 MAY Vive la Resistance! Falling Skies stars to appear at MCM London Comic Con Falling Skies stars Drew Roy and Connor Jessup are the latest guests to be announced for this month’s MCM London Comic Con, the UK’s biggest celebration of pop. culture. Roy and Jessup […]


The Word For Bird? Viddiverse

by Alex Beanon May 6, 2014
Former Nickelodeon executive, Malcolm Bird, has launched a new kids social network [a la Disney’s Club Penguin] called Viddiverse. The new heavily video-based social network is focused on kids between the ages of eight and 13 – the so-called “tweens” – and features content from popular kid’s entertainment sources such as Nelvana and Zodiak Kids. […]

Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., Actor, 1918 – 2014

by Ed Liuon May 3, 2014
Actor Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., passed away on Friday, May 2, 2014, at the age of 95. Efrem Zimbalist, Jr., was the son of soprano Alma Gluck and violinist Efrem Zimbalist, and the father of actor Stephanie Zimbalist (with whom he appeared in a handful of episodes of the Remington Steele TV series). He studied at […]

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Anime Limited “Patema Inverted” Kickstarter Now Live

by Grant Whiteon May 2, 2014
As mentioned previously, Anime Limited’s Kickstarter to produce a lavish collector’s edition of Patema Inverted is now underway. Over the next 30 days the project hopes to raise £16,000 to produce a luxury release of the film sourced from the similar release seen in Japan. As with all Kickstarters a range of donation bands are […]

PR: Red’s in the ‘Hood: Once Upon A Time’s Meghan Ory to attend London Comic Con

by Grant Whiteon May 2, 2014
MCM LONDON COMIC CON – EXCEL LONDON – 23-25 MAY Red’s in the ‘Hood: Once Upon A Time’s Meghan Ory to attend London Comic Con Who’s afraid of the Big Bad Wolf? Certainly not Meghan Ory, best known for playing Red Riding Hood in hit fantasy drama Once Upon A Time and the latest special […]

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Anime Limited Launching Kickstarter For Definitive Edition of “Patema Inverted”

by Grant Whiteon April 30, 2014
Already having announced a limited theatrical release, Scotland based UK anime licensor Anime Limited will begin a Kickstarter campaign for Patema Inverted. Due to launch 2nd May for a planned release in October, the Kickstarter will enable the company to reproduce and translate various extras (both digital and physical) from the Japanese Deluxe Edition including […]

PR: Aardman Bag New Apparel Deals For “Shaun The Sheep”

by Grant Whiteon April 30, 2014
AARDMAN BAG NEW APPAREL DEALS FOR SHAUN THE SHEEP BRISTOL, UK Wednesday 30th April – Following on from a host of new signings across a number of core categories last month, Aardman continue to build the successful licensing programme for family favourite Shaun the Sheep by securing some exciting new apparel deals. The studio have […]