2017 AAFCA Special Achievement Honors highlights film and TV influencers

The African American Film Critics Association bestowed their Special Achievement Awards to Vanessa Morrison, president of 20th Century Fox Animation; Michael Phillips, film critic for Chicago Tribune; director Anthony Hemingway; and legendary Disney animator Floyd Norman for their career achievements on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at the California Yacht Club in Marina Del Rey, California. […]

Fox Animation Studios president Vanessa Morrison has a passion for storytelling

“I have always loved animation and family movies,” says Vanessa Morrison, Fox Animation Studios president, during a recent interview where she discussed her involvement with the ICE AGE series and her career. As president, Morrison oversees the development, production and marketing of family-friendly movies. “My first animated movie was probably Sleeping Beauty. I started my career working in […]