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ADG Honors Ron Clements & John Musker with William Cameron Menzies Award

Oscar-nominated Disney Animation filmmakers Ron Clements and John Musker (Moana, The Princess and the Frog) have been announced as the 2018 recipients of the William Cameron Menzies ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix, 9 Story, CAKE, LEGO & YouTube Kids Top KS Hot50 Lists

Kidscreen’s reader-voted Hot50 rankings for 2017 have been revealed, with a glimpse of which companies are perceived as leading in the broadcasting, production, distribution, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion’ Sets Sail for Spring ’18

Things are going to get nautical in a brand-new, hilarious open-world game from Outright Games and Cartoon Network: Adventure Time: Pirates of the Enchiridion, coming to PlayStation ... Continue Reading →
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Heather North, voice of ‘Scooby-Doo’s’ Daphne, Dies at 71

Heather North, best known as the longtime voice of Daphne Blake on Hanna-Barbera’s Scooby-Doo series, passed away on Nov. 30 at her home in Studio City after a long illness, per ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: New ‘Trollhunters’ Art & Clip, ‘Phantom Tollbooth’ Gets ‘GoT’ Helmer, Nora Twomey Talks ‘Breadwinner,’ & More

Matt Shakman to Direct TriStar’s ‘The Phantom Tollbooth’ Adaptation The live-action/hybrid adaptation of Norton Juster’s classic kids’ book is scripted ... Continue Reading →
The Little Prince

Content Platform Mediawan Eyes Buy of ‘Little Prince’ Studio ON

Indie European audiovisual content platform Mediawan has entered exclusive talks with the shareholders of ON Kids & Family — a respected player in kids’ animation production ... Continue Reading →
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Toei Enters Production on 20th ‘Dragon Ball’ Movie

Toei Animation has officially announced the 20th feature film in its globally popular Dragon Ball franchise during Japan’s Jump Festa anime and manga con. The latest movie will ... Continue Reading →
Clay Time

Superights Picks Up Pre-K Series ‘Clay Time’ for Worldwide

Superights has acquired worldwide distribution rights for Clay Time (30 x 3 min. + 20 x 1’30″), an animated edutainment series that inspires kids ages 3-5 to get crafty. ... Continue Reading →
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Animated Features Factor Amid Song and Score Oscar Contenders

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that 70 songs are in contention for nominations in the Original Song category for the 90th Academy Awards, and 141 Original ... Continue Reading →
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‘Dear Basketball’ Gets Lauched on go90

Acclaimed animated short Dear Basketball arrived Monday on Verizon’s go90 streaming service, in partnership with Granity Studios and Believe Entertainment Group. The 5-minute ... Continue Reading →