Animator Joyce to stay in Shreveport
April 15, 2017 at 1:32 p.m.
SHREVEPORT, La. (AP) — The founder of an Oscar-winning Shreveport animation studio has decided to stay in town.
The Times reported Moonbot Studios founder William Joyce announced Thursday that he'll lead the studio in Shreveport.
Joyce said in a release that Shreveport is his hometown and he intends on bringing back the company to its original purpose.
That purpose includes original books, feature animation and television that can delight a worldwide audience.
The company has also hired talent Joyce says embodies its vision.
In the release, Joyce said he very much wants to bring jobs to and be nurtured by the community.