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.