The move is part of a restructuring effort undertaken by new Paramount Pictures chief Brian Robbins.
Robbins admits that the kids network had “lost its way for a while.”
In the newly created role, Gamarra will find and evaluate literary material to option for productions at the two brands.
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The slate runs the gamut from singing honey bears to a chainsaw-wielding George Washington.
ViacomCBS’s new streamer, which launches on March 4, means business when it comes to animation.
The series is part of a Nickelodeon initiative to back the creation of Chinese content.
The streaming platform has announced five features, two specials, and one limited series for the next 12 months.
Tucker worked in roles including layout, storyboard, writing, and directing, picking up credits on influential series like “The Simpsons,” “Rugrats,” and “The Ren & Stimpy Show.”
Almost 800 episodes of kids’ programming have been added to the streaming service, which is also getting new parental controls.
The management shakeup comes as Nickelodeon’s animation studio continues to grow in the pandemic.
Release date reshuffles, a “Lion King” sequel, a new studio from Don Bluth, and more…
Angry reactions on Twitter have caused Nick Jr. to pull the premiere of an upcoming animated series.
Naito has overseen the running of Nickelodeon’s animation business since 2018.
Users can now automatically generate head and eyebrow movement from recorded audio.
“Unfortunately, things did not go as we had hoped,” said Michael Dante DiMartino, co-creator of the original animated show.
“Ren & Stimpy” is being rebooted. Meanwhile, its creator John Kricfalusi faces accusations of sexual abuse. Where does the show stand today?
Who needs new animation talent? ViacomCBS certainly doesn’t.