A veteran of Hollywood companies like Disney and Nickelodeon, Peilin Chou is the new exec heading up Oriental DreamWorks’ big plans for the future.
Viscardi’s first project will be to oversee a “Hey Arnold!” made-for-TV movie.
WBA president Sam Register executes a pair of high-profile promotions to mine existing properties as well as streamline daily business activities.
The 31-year-old animation company that produces the animation for “The Simpsons” has a new owner.
Cloudkid has become the second major Boston animation studio to shut down in the last eight months.
‘Star Wars’ could generate over $2 billion of merchandise sales in the last four months of 2015.
Minkoff’s Flying Tigers Entertainment has sealed a two-picture deal with China’s Le Vision Pictures, including an animated adaptation of ‘Wolf Totem.’
Buoyed by the success of Minions, Universal is launched a new kids division.
Technicolor has acquired The Milll, the world’s largest advertising vfx studio, in a deal valued at nearly $300 million.
Film producer Sam Mercer has been hired to run ILM’s four studios in San Francisco, Vancouver, London, and Singapore.
Eric Coleman will continue to lead Disney TV Animation in his new role of senior v-p of original programming.
The layoffs will not affect anyone working on “The Angry Birds Movie,” which the company hopes will be a big hit.
The Irish animation producer of “Doc McStuffins” and “Henry Hugglemonster” has been acquired by a Canadian company.
A leaked Sony email reveals part of the decision-making process that led Sony executives to hire Kristine Belson as the head of their animation division.
Magallanes will oversee properties like “Popples,” “Luna Petunia,” and “Emojiville” in his new role.
Responsible for shepherding “Welcome to the Wayne,” James Stephenson will oversee animation development and creation at Nick’s Burbank studio.
How often does Disney make sequels, spinoffs, and remakes based on its animated features? This chart explains.
Viacom, the parent company of Nick, MTV, and Comedy Central, insists it’s still relevant. No one else thinks so.
Illumination has optioned Mofac Alfred’s online hit ‘Johnny Express’ and made a first-look pact with the studio.
The two companies combine staffs into a worldwide workforce numbering over 525 artists.
Nickelodeon and Norwegian Cruise Lines are breaking up.
How smooth were negotiations? They began Monday and finished Wednesday.
The silver lining: Brad Bird is returning to animation.
CEO Bob Iger has driven the Disney Company to record profits. But how long will his strategy work?
An investment analyst asked DreamWorks execs why they’d gone creatively astray; this is what they told him.