HIT ENTERTAINMENT EXPANDS BROADCAST PARTNERSHIP WITH TELEVISA WITH DEBUT OF ALL-NEW CG ANIMATED BOB THE BUILDER® SERIES IN 2016 Mexico’s #1 Free to Air Broadcaster to Add Reimagined Series to its All-Star Preschool Programming NEW YORK, NY—February 24, 2015— HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading pre-school entertainment companies and a subsidiary of Mattel, Inc., […]
DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., has released a new lyric video for “Feel the Light” by Jennifer Lopez, which will be part of the soundtrack to Home, the next feature film from the studio set for release on March 27, 2015. HOME Animation Release: March 27, 2015, in 3D Director: Tim Johnson Screenplay: based upon the […]
Deadline.com reports that Rob Schrab has been named as the director for the sequel to The LEGO Movie, marking his first feature film director’s job after helming episodes of Community, Parks and Recreation, and The Mindy Project. The sequel will be written and produced by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller (who co-directed the first movie, […]
Every so often, there’s a complaint from animation fans that American animation is limited to just two genres: superhero shows and comedies. While it’s not entirely accurate, those are undoubtedly the dominant styles. So it’s nice to see a show like Jumanji, which is more adventure and fantasy-based, even if it’s not the most perfect […]
A brand new DuckTales series has been greenlighted and is planned for television broadcast in 2017, Disney has announced today. The cartoon is being produced by Disney Television Animation and will run on Disney XD channels worldwide. The original show premiered from 1987 to 1990 and combined comedy with adventure throughout its 100 episode run, […]
In the wake of Big Hero 6 winning the Best Animated Feature Academy Award and its release on Blu-ray and DVD today, Walt Disney Home Entertainment has released three Q&A sessions with actors Ryan Potter (Hiro), Jamie Chung (Go Go), and Genesis Rodriguez (Honey Lemon). AN INTERVIEW WITH RYAN POTTER FOR THE BLU-RAY, DIGITAL HD […]
“So why do you need a personal trainer for? You wanna beat somebody up, get the girl, and live happily ever after? One of those deals?” That fourth wall-shattering, imperfectly written line really exists in Gladiators of Rome, and it aptly symbolizes the simplicity and indifference to internal logic that characterizes the rote zero-to-hero story […]
Actress Calista Flockhart [“Ally McBeal”] will play media magnate Cat Grant in the upcoming “Supergirl” pilot that will air on CBS later this year. Flockhart’s character is based on the DC comics “Supergirl” storyline and has her as Supergirl’s boss at the media company. Flockhart most recently played Ellen Kelly-O’Rourke on “Full Circle”.