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Margo Georgiadis Named CEO of Mattel

Margo Georgiadis has been tapped as the next CEO of US-based toy giant Mattel, effective February 8. She will also join the company’s board of directors. Georgiadis will step ... Continue Reading →
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Zodiak Kids Inks Package Deal with Amazon India

Zodiak Kids has made a major content sale to Amazon India in a new deal that adds up to over 100 hours of programming. The agreement includes all four seasons of popular kids’ ... Continue Reading →
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‘Miraculous Ladybug’ Has Heroic Launch in Spain

Miraculous: Tales of Ladybug and Cat Noir (a.k.a. Miraculous Ladybug if you’re feeling pressed for time) is enjoying super success in Iberia both on and off the screen. Since ... Continue Reading →
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Guest Stars Come Out for ‘Creative Galaxy’ Special

Amazon’s award-winning animated preschool series Creative Galaxy is planning an out-of-this-world Valentine’s Day special for young viewers, complete with a constellation ... Continue Reading →
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ASIFA-Hollywood & AEF Accepting Faculty Grant Applications

ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum (AEF) have opened applications for the 2017 Faculty Grant program — designed to support individuals or groups with reasonable ... Continue Reading →
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Anime Strike SVOD from Amazon Launches in US

Amazon Channels has launched its first branded, on-demand subscription streaming service in the US: Anime Strike. Priced at $4.99 per month, the service offers Prime members over 1,000 ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: ‘Justice League Dark’ clip – “Bruce Wayne Shaves” No wonder Batman is so curmudgeonly, when the other superheroes have like zero boundaries. And, ... Continue Reading →
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Shout! Scores Multi-Picture ‘Digimon’ Deal with Toei

Shout! Factory and Toei Animation have inked a new multi-picture deal to bring the Japanese studio’s popular action-adventure anime film series Digimon Adventure tri. to North ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Nominees for 40th Japan Academy Prize Announced

The Nippon Academy-sho Association has revealed the nominees for the 40th annual Japan Academy Prize honors. The 2017 ceremony will take place March 3 at the International Convention ... Continue Reading →
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Louis C.K., Albert Brooks Enlist with TBS for ‘The Cops’

TBS has greenlit 10 episodes of a new animated comedy series created by and featuring the voices of comedy giants Louis C.K. and Albert Brooks — who last year lent their vocal ... Continue Reading →