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  • Disney to Release 'Star Wars Scene Maker' App That Turns Kids Into Directors

    Disney is releasing next week a new app that will allow children to become visual storytellers. Disney Publishing Worldwide executive VP Andrew Sugerman unveiled "Star Wars Scene Maker" at Variety's Purpose: The Family Entertainment and Faith-Based...
  • Teresa Cheng to Head Lucasfilm Singapore

    SHANGHAI -- Teresa Cheng has been appointed from DreamWorks Animation to be the new general manager of Lucasfilm Singapore. She will report directly to Lynwen Brennan, president and GM of Industrial Light & Magic. Cheng was until recently the senior...
  • Nicole Kidman, Hugh Grant Shine at Shanghai Festival's Red Carpet Opening

    SHANGHAI -- Nicole Kidman and Hugh Grant headed a stellar roll call of international celebrities in attendance at the opening night gala of the Shanghai International Film Festival. Others included John Cusack, France's Jean-Jacques Annaud, Italy's...
  • China Box Office: 'Godzilla' Continues Weekend Rampage

    SHANGHAI - "Godzilla" tore up the scenery on the second day of its theatrical release in China. The Warner Bros-Legendary Pictures monster movie earned an estimated $14.8 million (RMB92.3 million on Saturday (June 14) from some 9,000 screens. The...
  • Village Roadshow and Warner Bros. Fall for China's 'Snow Girl'

    SHANGHAI -- Village Roadshow Pictures Asia and Warner Bros. Pictures are to co-finance and co-produce 3-D Chinese fantasy film "Zhong Kui: Snow Girl And The Dark Crystal." The film is now in production and is produced by Desen International Media. It...
  • Mark Hamill's role in new 'Star Wars' movie began with lunch in Orlando

    Mark Hamill's role in new 'Star Wars' movie began with lunch in Orlando
    For two years, Mark Hamill kept a secret he learned in Orlando. "Star Wars" mastermind George Lucas had invited Hamill and Carrie Fisher to lunch and asked them to reprise their roles of Luke Skywalker and Princess Leia in a planned "Star Wars Episode...
  • 'Star Wars: Episode VII': Actors vying for lead role as young Jedi

    'Star Wars: Episode VII': Actors vying for lead role as young Jedi
    "Star Wars" indeed. The battle for the lead role in "Star Wars: Episode VII," the next film in the famous franchise, is heating up, according to a Variety report naming five young actors as top contenders. Disney and Lucasfilm are considering Ed...
  • 'Star Wars" Next Challenge: Making Its Cast Matter

    "Star Wars" announced its new cast this week, which of course lit up the Internet like someone had just blown up the Death Star. Which is kind of strange, since at least in the last "Star Wars" trilogy, George Lucas' clumsy scripting and emphasis on...
  • Watch: Cory and Topanga's Family in 'Girl Meets World' Official Trailer

    Cory and Topanga Matthews have finally returned in Disney's first official trailer for the highly anticipated "Girl Meets World." The "Boy Meets World" alums, played by Ben Savage and Danielle Fishel, are now parents to their seventh grade daughter Riley...
  • Ed Catmull's 'Creativity, Inc.' is a thoughtful look at Pixar

    Animation giant Pixar uses technology only as a means to an end; its films are rooted in human concerns, not computer wizardry. The same can be said of the new book "Creativity, Inc.," Ed Catmull's endearingly thoughtful explanation of how the studio he...
  • Disney: 'We Actually See Growth in the Motion Picture Business'

    Add Bob Iger to the list of high-ranking Hollywood executives who still see the film industry as a growing business for their media companies. "We actually see growth in the motion pictures business," said the Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO during a...