Month: February 2024

‘Ultraman: Rising’ Suits Up for June Netflix Premiere

By Mercedes Milligan February 29, 2024 Netflix today revealed the official key art and premiere date for the upcoming animated movie Ultraman: Rising, based on the globally popular sci-fi superhero franchise created by filmmaker Eiji Tsuburaya (co-creator of Godzilla). The stylized CG action-comedy will launch on the streamer on June 14. “Our team has worked hard to craft …

‘Ultraman: Rising’ Suits Up for June Netflix Premiere Read More »

Nickelodeon’s New ‘Fairly OddParents’ Series Will Debut This Spring With Original Cosmo And Wanda Voice Actors

By Jamie Lang February 23, 2024 Nickelodeon has revealed it is rebooting one of its most popular animated franchises of the last 20 years, The Fairly OddParents, with a new iteration titled Fairly OddParents: A New Wish that will feature the original show’s principal voice cast. Twenty episodes of the new series will begin airing on Nickelodeon this spring …

Nickelodeon’s New ‘Fairly OddParents’ Series Will Debut This Spring With Original Cosmo And Wanda Voice Actors Read More »

Annie Awards: ‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’ Takes Best Feature And Tops Winners List; ‘Blue Eye Samurai’ Dominates TV

By Patrick Hipes February 17, 2024 Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse sling-shotted past the competition to dominate the 51st Annie Awards, which were handed out Sunday night at UCLA’s Royce Hall. The Sony Animation sequel snared Best Feature and six other trophies — the same number that Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse scored at the 2019 Annies — setting it up as the front-runner …

Annie Awards: ‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’ Takes Best Feature And Tops Winners List; ‘Blue Eye Samurai’ Dominates TV Read More »

‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ Wraps Up Top Feature Prize at 51st Annie Awards

By Terry Flores February 17, 2024 Sony Pictures Animation’s “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” swung its way to victory at the 51st Annie Awards, snatching up seven prizes, including best feature. It was also a good night for Netflix, whose projects earned a total of nine awards, with period revenge series “Blue Eye Samurai” snagging six of …

‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ Wraps Up Top Feature Prize at 51st Annie Awards Read More »

Annie Awards: ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ Leads With 7 Wins, Including Best Feature

By Hilary Lewis February 17, 2024 Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse was the big winner at the 2024 Annie Awards. The Sony Pictures Animation film won seven awards at Saturday night’s Annies, including the top prize of best feature. Other features that won multiple awards from the International Animated Film Society ASIFA-Hollywood, which presents the prizes recognizing the year’s best in animation, …

Annie Awards: ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ Leads With 7 Wins, Including Best Feature Read More »

‘Masters of the Universe’ Movie Eyes Travis Knight as Director

By Borys Kit February 13, 2024 Travis Knight just may have the power. The LAIKA CEO and part-time filmmaker is in early talks to direct the long-in-the-works live-action adaptation of Masters of the Universe for Amazon MGM Studios, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. Knight isn’t coming alone. Chris Butler, a longtime Knight and LAIKA collaborator who wrote and co-directed ParaNorman and wrote Kubo and …

‘Masters of the Universe’ Movie Eyes Travis Knight as Director Read More »

Director Travis Knight Circling New ‘Masters Of The Universe’ Movie: The Dish

By Justin Kroll February 13, 2024 EXCLUSIVE: The long-in-development Masters of the Universe reimagining from Mattel looks to be gaining some momentum as sources tell Deadline that Travis Knight is in final negotiations to direct. Insiders say his deal has not closed and that other elements on the project are still coming together, but all signs are pointing to Knight being the …

Director Travis Knight Circling New ‘Masters Of The Universe’ Movie: The Dish Read More »

‘The Thundermans Return’ Trailer: The Superhero Family Is Back In Nickelodeon’s Follow-Up Movie

By The Deadline Team February 11, 2024 “Let’s bring the thunder!” So begins the official trailer for The Thundermans Return, the feature-length movie continuation of Nickelodeon‘s hit live-action superhero comedy series, starring the original series cast. The trailer was released today by Nick and Paramount+. Starring Kira Kosarin and Jack Griffo, reprising their roles as …

‘The Thundermans Return’ Trailer: The Superhero Family Is Back In Nickelodeon’s Follow-Up Movie Read More »

FX Orders Limited Series ‘Say Nothing’ Based on Book About The Troubles in Northern Ireland

By Joe Otterson February 1, 2024 FX has ordered a limited series adaptation of the Patrick Radden Keefe book “Say Nothing,” Variety has learned. The nine-episode series explores The Troubles in Northern Ireland. Lola Petticrew (“Tuesday,” “Dating Amber,” “Bloodlands”), Hazel Doupe (“Sanctuary: A Witch’s Tale,” “You Are Not My Mother,” “Smother’), Anthony Boyle (“The Plot Against America,” “Manhunt,” …

FX Orders Limited Series ‘Say Nothing’ Based on Book About The Troubles in Northern Ireland Read More »

Lola Petticrew, Hazel Doupe, Anthony Boyle, Josh Finan and Maxine Peake To Star In FX Limited Series ‘Say Nothing’

By Justin Kroll February 1, 2024 FX has ordered the limited series Say Nothing and tapped Lola Petticrew, Hazel Doupe, Anthony Boyle, Josh Finan and Maxine Peake to star with Nina Jacobson and Brad Simpson’s Color Force producing. The nine-episode series is based on the book by Patrick Radden Keefe (who will serve as an exec producer) and tells …

Lola Petticrew, Hazel Doupe, Anthony Boyle, Josh Finan and Maxine Peake To Star In FX Limited Series ‘Say Nothing’ Read More »