As many of you have no doubt read already on ToonBarn, Ben 10 is getting ready to step into the world of computer generated animation with the upcoming CG made-for-TV movie Ben 10 Destroy All Aliens. Tiny Island Productions is heading up the Stereoscopic 3D CG animation, working with Man of Action and Cartoon Network to ensure this Ben 10 story lives up to the hype, and every loyal Ben 10 fan’s giant expectations. Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens takes us back to Ben Tennyson’s earlier years, before Ben 10: Ultimate Alien and Ben 10: Alien Force. We’re talking about the original, kid Ben, with Gwen and Grandpa Max at his side. The original voices of each character will also return to the Tiny Island production, which is set to launch on Cartoon Network around the world in 2012. Excited yet?
Singapore, (23rd August, 2011) – Tiny Island Productions, Singapore’s leading Stereoscopic 3D CG animation production company, today announced that they are working with renowned American director Victor Cook and Silas Hickey, Creative Director for Animation, Turner Broadcasting System Asia Pacific, Inc., on the production of both non-stereoscopic and stereoscopic-3D versions of Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens, a 66 minute television movie written by Marty Isenberg, slated for premiere in 2012 on Cartoon Network globally.
The first sneak peek of Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens was revealed to fans at San Diego’s Comic-Con 2011 last month. “The opportunity to work on a project based on such a famous Cartoon Network franchise such as Ben 10 has been an amazing and challenging experience for our production team,” commented David Kwok, CEO of Tiny Island Productions. “Using computer graphics to bring visual effects and characters to life enhances the highly action-adventure driven nature of the Ben 10 property. The addition of stereoscopic-3D depth will create another new experience for fans of the well-loved franchise.”
“Tiny Island Productions is one of Asia’s leading animation studios and it has been great working alongside such talented CG animation experts who have become an extension of the Cartoon Network Asia team,” said Hickey. “Ben 10: Destroy All Aliens continues the Cartoon Network promise to animate kids’ lives and is set to bring this successful franchise to an awesome new level.”
Ben 10, created by Man of Action (Joe Casey, Joe Kelly, Duncan Rouleau, Steve Seagle), has been a Cartoon Network hit internationally, spawning a highly successful global merchandise line. The property was first launched as a 2D television series in 2006 and has continued to expand into multiple series and features.
About Tiny Island Productions (Pte. Ltd.)
Tiny Island Productions is Singapore’s leading Stereoscopic 3D CG animation production company. Established in 2002 and based in cosmopolitan Singapore, the company creates, manages and markets quality content for the global CG animation market. The company is producing a slate of CG animated television and film projects, available in Stereo-3D, in collaboration with international partners from Japan, Thailand and Hong Kong. The company had also previously worked with international distributor Classic Media and Thai-based producing company, Shellhut Entertainment, on a CG animated series, Shelldon that was aired on major networks including NBC USA and France 5. One of its latest deals is Tiny Island’s stereoscopic-3D CG Animated series ‘Dream Defenders’ to make American debut on 3net. Joint Venture 24/7 3D Network from Sony, Discovery and IMAX. Other earlier deals inked include a development deal with Los-Angeles based Saban Entertainment Group (SEG), with SEG providing development resources for a CG animated series.