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Despicable Me 3 Set For 2017

by Alex Beanon January 15, 2014
The Minions will be back, as will Gru in “Despicable Me 3” – the third film in what has proven to be a lucrative franchise [the second film just opened in China on its way to making a $1 billion worldwide gross] – although it will not be for three more years. In addition, Illumination […]
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New “JLA: Trapped in Time” DVD Coming to Target Stores on January 21, 2014

by Ed Liuon January 15, 2014
The World’s Finest Online has confirmed that a new direct-to-video animated feature will be on sale in Target stores exclusively on January 21, 2014. Titled JLA: Trapped in Time, the 52-minute movie will feature the Justice League facing off against the Legion of Doom. The movie is produced by Giancarlo Volpe, who had been dropping […]

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2014 Best Animated Short Candidates: “Requiem for Romance”

by Ed Liuon January 15, 2014
Requiem for Romance from Jonathan Ng on Vimeo.

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PR: Words Come to Life in Wallykazam!, Nickelodeon’s Brand-New Animated Preschool Literacy Series Premiering February 3rd

by spidey4545on January 14, 2014
WORDS COME TO LIFE IN WALLYKAZAM! NICKELODEON’S BRAND-NEW ANIMATED PRESCHOOL LITERACY SERIES, PREMIERING MONDAY, FEB. 3, AT 1 P.M. (ET/PT) NEW YORK – Jan. 14, 2014 – Nickelodeon invites preschoolers to discover the magic of words as the network debuts the brand-new animated literacy series Wallykazam! (26 eps) on Monday, Feb. 3, at 1 p.m. (ET/PT).  Wallykazam! follows the adventures of a troll named Wally and his pet […]

“Archer” Team Discusses Big Changes in Season 5 Opener

by Ed Liuon January 14, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter caught up with key creative personnel on FX’s Archer at the Television Critics Association winter press tour, discussing the major change to the show’s status quo in the season 5 premiere (which debuted last night). Among other topics, the article discusses where the idea of the change came from, what the reaction […]

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“Fortune” Talks with Disney CEO About “Frozen”; Discussions for Broadway Show Revealed

by Ed Liuon January 14, 2014
Fortune magazine spoke with the Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger on the success of Frozen, quoting Iger as saying that the film’s critical and box-office success indicates that “Disney Animation is where it rightfully belongs.” The article traces this moment from Iger’s first big act as CEO to buy Pixar Animation Studios in 2006, […]
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PR: “Jeffrey: The Series” Premieres January 28, 2014; New Episodes Every Tuesday

by Ed Liuon January 14, 2014
JEFFREY THE SERIES Premiering January 28, 2014 with new episodes every Tuesday www.jeffreytheseries.com GIVING THE MIDLIFE CRISIS A FABULOUS MAKE OVER ONE ANIMATED WEBISODE AT A TIME JEFFREY: the log line An online animated weekly series exploring pop culture and political and social issues through the eyes of Jeffrey, a flamboyant, overweight, 55 year old […]