The Crew Flocks to Miami!

Rio 2 has made its international and domestic debut, breaking Brazil’s record for the best opening weekend of the year. However, little does the world know that Rio 2 has been setting international records even before the film’s release!

The World Premiere of Rio 2 in Miami Beach, which crewmembers were able to attend, kicked off with Director Carlos Saldanha and a flock of ...

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Introducing: Umbrellacorn!

Blue Sky has done plenty of shorts over the years, but Umbrellacorn is unique (to say the least).

Unlike our usual productions, the short's creator, Stephen Neary, animated the whole thing himself.  Stephen (a story artist on Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs, Rio, Ice Age: Continental Drift, Epic, and Rio 2) developed Umbrellacorn with Fox after winning our Pitchfest, and has ...

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The starring voice cast of Twentieth Century Fox's 2011 animated smash RIO is reuniting for the follow-up, RIO 2, and they are joined by a flock of top actors and musical talents new to the franchise, it was announced today by Vanessa Morrison, president of Twentieth Century Fox Animation. The film is now in production at Blue Sky Studios. Twentieth Century Fox's international rollout begins March 20, 2014, followed by its domestic release on April 11, 2014. CLICK HEADLINE FOR MORE...

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Twentieth Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios have acquired rights to make a feature film based on the late Charles Schulz’s beloved and iconic “Peanuts” franchise. The agreement is the culmination of over two years of discussions – focused on the film’s creative direction – between the Studio and members of the Schulz family. The announcement was made today by Vanessa Morrison, president of Twentieth Century Fox Animation.

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Ice Age Scoring Sessions with Mike and Steve

Scoring the films is one of the few things that we don't do here in the Blue Sky facilities.  Actually, none of the studios do their own scoring in their own studios.

One of the perks of making movies with Fox is the use of their incredible scoring stage.  It's actually rented out by all the major studios because of ...

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We are growing!

If you come here every day, you already know we are taking on an additional 40,000+ square feet of space right next door. 

Once the literal dust has settled, the offices finished, the cubes set - several whole departments will fill the new wing.  Knowing our crack Facilities and IT team - nobody will feel the hiccup.

Watching this "little" film studio grow ...

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