Warner Bros. is planning to bring the Justice League of America to the big screen in a feature film adaptation of the long-running DC Comics franchise, Variety reports. The studio has tapped Kieran and Michel Mulroney, who are best known for a rewrite of Mr. & Mrs. Smith, to pen a script. The studio has […]
George Clooney and Cate Blanchett are negotiating to lend their voices to the stop-motion feature The Fantastic Mr. Fox, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film, an adaptation of a Roald Dahl children’s story, would cast Clooney in the title role and Blanchett would play his wife. Wes Anderson is set to direct, and Twentieth […]
Kids WB and the CBC have licensed the first 26 episodes of Magi-Nation, World Screen reports. The series, based on the Magi-Nation game and produced by Cookie Jar Entertainment and Daiwon, is about a 15-year-old boy who is transported to a magical world where he helps fight evil Shadow Magi.
The DVD debut of The Departed pushed Cinderella III out of the top slot among DVD sellers for the week ending February 18, Video Business Online says. The title took the second slot as Open Season crept back up to number three. Cars and Barnyard were the sixteenth and eighteenth best-sellers on the list. Open […]
A man who put Flushed Away online may himself go up the river, the Associated Press reports. Salvador Nunez Jr. has been charged with copyright infringement after uploading an Oscar screener of the animated film to the internet.
Renegade Animation has opened a satellite studio in Portland, Animation Artist reports. The studio cites the city’s proximity to advertising agencies and Silicon Valley as reasons for opening an office there.
Cartoon Network of India will add Justiriser to its Toonami block for a 6:00pm to 6:30pm airing, Indian Television reports. The show will premiere on March 7 with Shankar Mahadevan singing its title track.
Andi Copley will be the new executive producer for Hit Entertainment’s Hot Animation studio, c21 Media reports. Copley will take over operating management of Hot’s production slate.
ADV Films will release Le Chevalier D’Eon Volume 2 and Paniponi Dash! Volume 3 to DVD on April 17, the company said yesterday. Le Chevalier D’Eon: Agent Provocateur, a fictionalization of the life of Charles D’Eon de Beaumont, will be an anamorphic DVD-only release that presents episodes five through eight in both English 5.1 and […]
HOUSTON, March 22, 2007 —ADV Films, the number one producer-distributor of anime outside of Japan, is pleased to bring you the continuation of two titles, including the second volume of Le Chevalier D’Eon, and the third volume of the crazy comedy Paniponi Dash! Both titles are slated to arrive on stores shelves on April 17. […]