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SpongeBob SquarePants: Stephen Hillenburg in 2002. Photograph: Anacleto Rapping/Los Angeles Times via Getty

Few creative acts strike me again and again with such joy as SpongeBob SquarePants. Grinning out from a child’s backpack, or his goofy features cast i(...)

Number 2-4 Claremont Road, Sandymount, Dublin 4: the building occupies a site of more than half an acre overlooking Sandymount Green

An animation studio and headquarters building for Boulder Media at Sandymount village in Dublin 4 is to be offered for sale at a guide price of €10.5 (...)

Brown Bag employs more than 300 people across Dublin, Manchester and Los Angeles.

Canadian entertainment company, 9 Story Media, is to rebrand its animation arm as Brown Bag Films. The move comes just more than two years after it ac(...)

Danger Mouse: Boulder Media has rebooted the 1980s animated television series for the BBC.

Boulder Media, the Dublin-based animation firm behind the BBC’s reboot of Danger Mouse, has announced plans to take on additional staff as part of a m(...)

Going, going, gone?: Ray D’Arcy with Zig and Zag and, from top, Brain Freeze, Bosco and Twigín

It could have been a scene from one of those movies that will clog up the schedules for the next few weeks. Four weeks before Christmas the members of(...)

Boulder Media’s ‘Danger Mouse’ made for BBC children’s channel CBBC.

Irish animation firm Boulder Media, the company behind the reboot of Danger Mouse for the BBC, has been acquired by US toymaker Hasbro for an undisclo(...)

The Zig and Zag animation series which is co-produced by JAM Media, along with  Double Z and Flickerpix.

More than 450 students and industry professionals are expected to attend the 4th annual Animation Dingle Festival, taking place in Co Kerry this week.(...)

‘Danger Mouse’:  Boulder Media rebooted the 1980s animated television series this year for CBBC

Dublin-based animation studio Boulder Media, which is behind the 2015 reboot of the much-loved 1980s animated television series Danger Mouse for CBBC,(...)

Founded in 1994, Brown Bag Films has produced a large number of TV shows over the years, some of which have been nominated for Oscars

  The award-winning Dublin-based animation studio Brown Bag Films has been acquired by 9 Story Media Group for an undisclosed sum. Und(...)

You can sometimes tell a lot about the state of an industry from the titles of the awards it gives out. When the nominations for the first ever You(...)