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’Phantom Boy’ English Version Features Fred Armisen, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jared Padelecki Open July 15 at IFC Center in NYC, with director Q&As and giveaways opening weekend. ... Continue Reading →

Best of TROMAnimation Lineup Announced

The official selections in animation have been announced for the 17th Annual TromaDance festival, to be held July 29 & 30 at The Paper Box Theatre in Brooklyn. The announcement ... Continue Reading →

Adult Swim Block Launches on 9GO! Australia

Turner has struck a content deal with Nine in Australia that is bringing a weekly one-hour Adult Swim branded block of young-adult comedy to channel 9GO! The Sunday evening block will ... Continue Reading →

‘Domo’ Studio Launches Amazon Pilot

Japan-based animation company dwarf Studios has created a pilot episode of a new stop-motion preschool series The Curious Kitty & Friends for Amazon. This marks the first time Amazon ... Continue Reading →

‘Steven Universe’ Artist Gets Show at Nucleus

This Saturday, July 9 at Gallery Nucleus in Alhambra, California will open a new exhibition by Annie- and Emmy-nominated animation artist Elle Michalka: The Tower. Michalka has been ... Continue Reading →

‘Ice Age’ Partners Bring Character Wedding to Life Online

Blue Sky Studios and 20th Century Fox’s upcoming animated sequel Ice Age: Collision Course (read all about it in our August issue!) is marking a first in online tie-in marketing by ... Continue Reading →

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NBCUniversal’s Ron Meyer: Here’s Why We Bought DreamWorks Animation “We love the animation business and having a second animation company ensures that we’ll have four ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Announces ‘Trolls’ Panel at Comic-Con

DreamWorks Animation will be holding a panel for its hotly anticipated musical-comedy-adventure Trolls during the San Diego Comic-Con later this month. Set for Thursday, July 21 at ... Continue Reading →

CN Promises Townsville Booth, Panels and More for CCI

Cartoon Network is planning an epic presence at San Diego Comic-Con this year, with debut panels for the revamped Powerpuff Girls, We Bare Bears and a first-of-its-kind musical panel ... Continue Reading →

BBCW’s ‘Hey Duggee’ Bows on Nick Jr. July 11

Preschool audiences will get to meet a new pal from across the pond as new animated series Hey Duggee debuts on Nick Jr. on Monday, July 11 at 2 p.m. ET/PT. The series follows Duggee, ... Continue Reading →