Rainmaker recently announced that it has acquired animation company Mainframe Entertainment. Former ILM General Manager Warren Franklin is CEO of Rainmaker Animation & Visual Effects comments on the deal. Also CGArchitect has an interview with former ILM artist Chris White about recreating New York for King Kong.
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On unrelated notes there are a few mentions about ILM regarding the production of Eragon and Transformers:
Thanks to jonroberts, for the heads up.