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Nelvana and Sony Partner for Hotel Transylvania TV Series

Corus Entertainment’s Nelvana has been commissioned by Sony Pictures Animation for a new animated TV series based on their upcoming blockbuster CG feature, Hotel Transylvania. The series is set to launch in 2017 and will be developed by Nelvana’s studio in Toronto. The new series will no doubt ride the momentum of the second feature installment of the franchise, which arrives in theaters on ...


New Trailer for Hotel Transylvania 2

Sony Pictures Animation has just released a new trailer for the upcoming sequel to 2012’s Hotel Transylvania, aptly titled Hotel Transylvania 2. Directed by Genndy Tartakovsky (Dexter’s Laboratory, Samurai Jack), the sequel will see the return of original voice cast members Adam Sandler (Dracula), Andy Samberg (Johnny), Selena Gomez (Mavis), and Kevin James (Frank). Hotel Transylvania 2 ...


Sony Releases Hotel Transylvania 2 Teaser

Sony Pictures Animation has started cranking the promotional gears for the sequel to Genndy Tartakovsky’s CG comedy Hotel Transylvania, aptly titled Hotel Transylvania 2. The film is slated for a September 25, 2015 release and Sony wants to tease fans with 3 new images and a teaser trailer: The official synopsis: The Drac pack is back for an all-new monster comedy adventure in Sony Pictures ...


Mel Brooks Joins Cast of Hotel Transylvania 2

Sony Pictures Animation has recently announced the casting for the sequel to their 2012 CG hit, Hotel Transylvania. According to the announcement, multi-award winning director, writer, performer, and producer Mel Brooks will be joining the cast in a prominent role. ...


Sony and Cartoon Hangover Partner for Go! Cartoons

Sony Pictures Animation has recently announced a new deal with Cartoon Hangover’s Fred Seibert in order to launch a new idea incubator project named GO! Cartoons. Designed to provide emerging artists with much-needed opportunities, Go! Cartoons will turn the artists ideas into animated shorts that will debut on Seibert’s Cartoon Hangover Youtube Channel, giving it exposure to more than 1.3 ...


Voice Cast for Sony’s Angry Birds Film Adaptation Revealed

The voice cast list for Sony’s animated film adaptation of the hit casual game Angry Birds has been released, and it consists of actors and actresses that wouldn’t be unfamiliar to anyone who hasn’t been living under a rock for the past couple of years: leading the list is SNL alumnus Jason Sudeikis as flock leader Red, followed by Josh Gad as Chuck, Danny McBride as Bomb, Bill Hader as a ...


Sony Unveils Animation Test for Popeye CG Film

Sony’s planned CG animated Popeye film has been announced a long time ago, but details about the project were few and far in between and most people were content to write it off as simply entering development limbo. However, things seem to be moving forward as Sony Pictures Animation has just posted a first-look clip at the project. Dubbed as a mere “animation test,” the clip features an ...


Mama Director Tapped for Shadow of the Colossus Film Adaptation

All the anticipation for Sony’s planned adaptation of the Playstation 2 hidden gem Shadow of the Colossus was not enough to prevent the project from entering development limbo, but after a long wait – it seems like things are starting to pick up steam as Sony Pictures Entertainment has recently announced the hiring of Andres Muschietti as director, joining previously-announced ...


Sony to Develop New Nativity Flick, The Lamb

According to a recent report by The Wrap, Sony Pictures Animation is currently busy with the development of a new animed feature film titled The Lamb, which is going to be a new take on Christianity’s Nativity tale. The film is being produced by Franklin Entertainment, which is owned by motivational speaker and preacher DeVon Franklin (Franklin has gained national attention after being featured ...


Sony Planning New Stop-Motion/Live Action Feature: Superbago

Sony Pictures Animation has recently announced plans for a new stop-motion/live-action feature titled Superbago. The project will be directed by John Harvatine and Eric Towner (Robot Chicken), produced by Jared Hess (Napoleon Dynamite), Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, and Eric Robinson. The script is also being written by Hess, Ricky Blitt, Hubbel Palmer and Chris Bowman. ...


Sony Unveils New Animated Feature, Medusa

Sony Pictures Animation has recently announced their acquisition of a new animated comedy feature pitch from Todd Alcott and Holly Golden. Titled ‘Medusa,’ the feature will provide an all new take on the story of the snake-headed woman from Greek mythology. The feature will be directed by Lauren Faust, who’s most famous these days for being responsible for rebooting the My Little Pony ...

Sony Pictures and Ubisoft Team Up for Smurfs 2 Game

Sony Pictures and Ubisoft Team Up for Smurfs 2 Game

In support of the upcoming release of Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation’s CG/live action hybrid family comedy The Smurfs 2, leading videogame developer Ubisoft has been commissioned to develop and publish a video game based on the movie. The game will be developed with the help of WayForward and will be released as an action-adventure platforming game for the Xbox 360, ...

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