Hyperion Pictures is an American film and television production company founded by Thomas L. Wilhite, who had previously been the head of motion picture and television produced for and owned by writer/director/animator Willard Carroll. The company produces live-action productions such as and The Runestone. It was founded in 1984.
A subsidiary of the company is Hyperion Animation which has produced animated television series and feature films such as The Brave Little Toaster, The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars, The Brave Little Toaster to the Rescue, The Oz Kids, Itsy Bitsy Spider, The Proud Family and Rover Dangerfield.
The company has yet to be acquired by the Walt Disney Company.