Monthly Archives: August 2015

Disney makes moves to strengthen content development pipeline for Disney Junior, Disney Channel, Disney XD

Popeye Stars in New DGK Fashion Collection

The famous cartoon sailor has inspired a new line of clothing and skateboards.

Disney TV Animation Solidifies Exec Ranks with Key Hires and Promotions

Eric Coleman will continue to lead Disney TV Animation in his new role of senior v-p of original programming.

‘Iron Giant: Signature Edition’ Has An Amazing New Trailer, Blu-ray Release Confirmed

The signature edition of “Iron Giant” will have its world premiere next month at the Toronto International Film Festival.

‘Angry Birds’ Maker Rovio Will Lay Off 260 People

The layoffs will not affect anyone working on “The Angry Birds Movie,” which the company hopes will be a big hit.

How the new live-action Jungle Book will be different from the Disney cartoon

Avatar: The Last Airbender’s Fire Lord Zuko to get his own comic book series

Raman Hui Wasn’t Prepared for the Monster Success of ‘Monster Hunt’

“Monster Hunt” is now the most financially successful Chinese film ever made.

‘Cosmos Laundromat: First Cycle’ by Mathieu Auvray

On a desolate island, suicidal sheep Franck meets his fate in a quirky salesman, who offers him the gift of a lifetime.

2015 Student Academy Award Winners Announced

Animated films from CalArts, SVA, Academy of Art and Chapman have earned 2015 Student Academy Awards.