Rob Coleman and Randal Shore Rejoin ILM

Two top animation industry veterans return to the mothership! Industrial Light & Magic has just announced that Rob Coleman has rejoined the company as a Key Creative for Feature Animation at ILM’s Sydney studio, and Randal Shore has returned to the company’s Vancouver studio as an Executive Producer in Feature Animation. Both Coleman and Shore … Read more

DreamWorks Animation Returns to the Frontier in ‘Spirit Untamed’

Galloping into cinemas June 4, DreamWorks Animation’s newest animated feature, Spirit Untamed tells the story of a headstrong girl longing for a place to belong, who discovers a kindred spirit when her life intersects with a wild horse. Directed by studio veteran Elaine Bogan (Netflix and DreamWorks Animation Television’s Trollhunters: Tales of Arcadia), the film … Read more

Fans Not Happy with ‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ Design Changes

The highly anticipated upcoming reboot of 90s-kid-favorite live-action / animated hybrid Space Jam, is causing a bit of a fuss with fans who aren’t happy with what they’ve seen, and heard, about the new film. For sure the film won’t look the same as many remember; most notably absent will be Pepé Le Pew, the … Read more

Breaking Down DreamWorks Animation’s Annie Nominations

Voting for the 48th Annie Awards ends April 9 at midnight, and out of 31 award categories, DreamWorks Animation has been nominated in 14, with 20 nominations in total. On the feature side, their recent CG animated comedies, The Croods: A New Age and Trolls World Tour, are in consideration, as well as Taylor Meacham’s … Read more

Mireille Soria Steps Down, Ramsey Naito Steps In at Paramount Animation

HOLLYWOOD — Paramount Pictures today announced that Ramsey Naito will be leading its animation division as President, Animation & Development, Paramount Animation and Nickelodeon Animation. Mireille Soria, President of Paramount Animation, is leaving the organization. Says Paramount Pictures President and Chief Executive Officer Brian Robbins, “Ramsey is one of the savviest executives and creative minds … Read more

DreamWorks Animation’s ‘Spirit Untamed’ Arrives on Digital

Spirit Untamed is an animated adventure about family and friendship that tells the story of a headstrong girl, longing for a place to belong, who discovers a kindred spirit when her life intersects with a wild horse. Releasing today, the film is now available to own on Digital from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment and DreamWorks … Read more

EXCLUSIVE Clip: Liberty Joins the Paw Patrol

PAW Patrol: The Movie is coming to digital tomorrow, September 21, and Paramount Home Entertainment has just shared with AWN an exclusive clip from the film. The Digital release includes never-before-seen bonus content from Paramount Home Entertainment highlighted below.  The film will arrive on Blu-ray & DVD November 2, just in time for Thanksgiving family … Read more

‘The Boss Baby: Family Business’ Now Available on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-Ray and DVD

Today marks the 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD release of director Tom McGrath and DreamWorks Animation’s The Boss Baby: Family Business; also available on digital, the hit film’s home entertainment release is packed with goodies, including a brand-new short. The sequel to the studio’s 2017’s blockbuster hit, The Boss Baby, which McGrath also directed, … Read more

‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ Arrives on Digital September 3

Space Jam fans, get ready for some action-packed digital hoops, as Warner Bros. Home Entertainment is releasing Space Jam: A New Legacy via Premium Digital on September 3, with 4K, Blu-ray and DVD coming October 5. Watch as NBA superstar Lebron James faces off in a basketball battle against award-winning actor Don Cheadle, as AI-G … Read more