A look at how animation has been affected by the upheaval since Discovery completed its acquisition of Warner Bros. back in April.
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The co-heads will begin their four-year term on November 1 and steer Warner’s DC output across film, tv, and animation.
Cartoon Network Studios and Warner Bros. Animation are consolidating into a single unit, and that’s an ominous sign for the future of new, original Cartoon Network animation.
In a companywide townhall on Wednesday, the embattled CEO assured employees that, despite rumors, there are no plans for a WBD sale.
Accusations including over-inflating subscriber numbers and prioritizing streaming at the expense of other company businesses.
“The project is still very much alive and we plan to pitch it out when ready,” sources within Warner have confirmed.
In a Substack post, Dennis discusses the show’s removal from HBO Max, its near complete deletion by WBD, and what hope there is for the future of ‘Infinity Train.’
The 90-minute film idea was created by Victor Courtright (‘Aquaman: King of Atlantis,’ ‘Thundercats Roar’).
“Close Enough,” “Summer Camp Island,” and “Infinity Train” are some of titles that will longer be available on HBO Max after this week.
Abbate’s departure comes as Warner Bros. Discover CEO David Zaslav reorganizes the company’s film divisions.
We try to make sense of the noise surrounding rumored cuts and cancellations at Warner Bros. Discovery after the company’s Q2 earnings call.
The decision to shelve the film was not known to any of the crew until yesterday.
The company’s two new Scooby series target very different audiences.
Ascheim’s position has been eliminated as a result of the Warnermedia/Discovery merger.
Discovery and Warnermedia have now merged into Warner Bros. Discovery.