Solar Opposites production workers are only the second such group to be represented by The Animation Guild in recent history.
Disney and Warnermedia say they are unwilling to voluntarily recognize these workers.
“It’s all just ‘content,'” the executive says of online entertainment.
The two streamers — plus Hulu — will share rights to some films next year under an unusual arrangement.
In other news, Mayer has been tapped to consult on Discovery’s upcoming merger with Warnermedia.
The show stars the son of Satan, who would rather be a Broadway star than follow in his father’s footsteps.
The company’s catalogue includes some of Youtube’s biggest preschool hits.
Across Cartoon Network shows in development, 54% of protagonists are female — far more than across Warnermedia’s scripted series in general.
The streamer is selecting up to seven artists for the first round of its new shorts program.
An animator who participated in the ill-conceived Shaqtoons “contest” tells their story.
The film will serve as an “epic conclusion” for the original series, while establishing the world for the new series.
Warnermedia’s new Cartoonito preschool block is grounded in a proprietary educational framework called “Humancentric Learning.”
Cartoonito will launch on HBO Max and Cartoon Network in the fall.
Warner Bros., Cartoon Network, DC Comics, HBO Max, Looney Tunes, Hanna-Barbera: Warnermedia has one of the world’s most famous animation portfolios, period.
The slate also includes “Rick and Morty” and “Aqua Teen Hunger Force” spin-offs, a few originals, and more.
The deal paves the way for the creation of an entertainment titan — and marks a drastic U-turn for AT&T.
The films will debut on Blu-ray/DVD and VOD before moving to HBO Max and Adult Swim.
An iconic name in animation is resurrected.
The U.S. Department of Justice has extended its antitrust review of the sale, reports tech site The Information.