Walt Disney Home Entertainment has released new clips from Sofia the First: The Curse of Princess Ivy, which is available now on DVD. SOFIA THE FIRST: THE CURSE OF PRINCESS IVY Arrives on Disney DVD February 24th, 2015 Features a Full-Length Adventure with Special Appearance by Rapunzel! Plus Three Additional Episodes and a FREE Exclusive […]
TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES: THIRTY YEARS OF TURTLE POWER! An Exhibit at the ToonSeum from Now through April 26, 2015 The ToonSeum’s latest exhibition celebrates the iconic hit franchise Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. This retrospective will be on display at the museum from February 7 through April 26, 2015. 2014 marked the 30th anniversary of […]
AdWeek has published an extensive article examining the aborted effort by toymaker Hasbro to break into the TV market with the Hub Network joint venture with Discovery Networks, which began with great fanfare in 2010 but was ended late last year for a number of reasons articulated by the article. Quoting several industry insiders (some […]
FREDERATOR STUDIOS AND STUDIO MOSHI ENTER CO-PRODUCTION AGREEMENT TO BRING SHORT-FORM ONLINE HIT ROCKET DOG TO TELEVISION Part of the Frederator’s Too Cool! Cartoons Incubator that also Launched Online Sensation “Bee & PuppyCat,” “Rocket Dog” Becomes Frederator’s First Incubated Series to Be Developed and Primed for International Broadcast Distribution NEW YORK — (February 24, 2015)—A […]
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., […]
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 […]
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”.