Locksmith Animation and Richard Curtis Developing Christmas Feature, ‘The Empty Stocking’


Locksmith Animation has just announced they’re in development on an animated feature, The Empty Stocking, specifically for digital platforms, based on a series of Christmas children’s books by writer/director Richard Curtis (Four Weddings and a Funeral, Love Actually, Yesterday). Veteran producer Bonnie Arnold, (How to Train Your Dragon, Toy Story, Tarzan) will join Locksmith

Locksmith Animation Signs Multi-Picture Deal with Warner Bros. Pictures


Warner Bros. Pictures has just signed a multi-film deal with Locksmith Animation,  the UK CG  feature studio, to co-develop and distribute its slate of pictures, according to an announcement made today by Toby Emmerich, Chairman, Warner Bros. Pictures Group, Courtenay Valenti, President, Production and Development, Warner Bros. Pictures, and Sarah Smith and Julie Lockhart, Co-CEOs