Australia’s vfx industry just got a lot bigger.
The companies have recently contributed vfx to “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle,” “Black Panther,” “Thor: Ragnarok,” Okja,” and “Game of Thrones.”
The Chinese company’s goal is to become one of the world’s leading creators of high-quality animation content.
The studio is being renamed Funko Animation Studios.
Disney’s acquisition of Fox will almost certainly affect Blue Sky Studios and Fox Animation, but no one is exactly sure how.
Allison Abbate, the producer of “The Iron Giant” and “Fantastic Mr. Fox,” now has one of the top creative roles at WB’s animation division.
Rumors are circulating at Pixar that the director of “Monsters Inc.” and “Inside Out” might take over the studio.
More U.S. entertainment industry consolidation seems inevitable.
Details on the studio’s new program for original shorts.
According to industry reports, The Weinstein Company is trying to unload “Paddington 2” onto another distributor before they file for bankruptcy.