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Nerd Corps, Ciwen Team Up on ‘Slugterra’

Nerd Corps Entertainment has announced a partnership with Beijing-based Ciwen Media Group, which has picked up all rights necessary to manage the studio’s boys action property ... Continue Reading →
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Sanders, DeMicco Receive Original Vision Award

The opening night party for the World Animation & VFX Summit not only offered industry professionals from around the globe the chance to meet, reconnect and swap stories against ... Continue Reading →
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‘Walking with Dinosaurs’ Signs on John Leguizamo, Justin Long

The upcoming 3D feature take on BBC Earth’s Walking with Dinosaurs has tacked on four new voice cast members for the Fox release. Narrating the prehistoric tale will be John Leguizamo ... Continue Reading →
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‘Stan Lee’s Mighty 7′ Gets All-Star Cast

To the cheers of fan boys and girls in attendance at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo in Los Angeles, A Squared Entertainment, POW! Entertainment and Archie Comics revealed the glittering ... Continue Reading →
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‘Simpsons’ Pays Tribute to Marcia Wallace

To honor the memory of recently deceased The Simpsons actress Marcia Wallace, who provided the voice of teacher Edna Krabappel, Fox is making a programming swap to Sunday’s lineup, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Space Dandy’ to Air Simultaneously in Japan, North America

The hotly anticipated new toon Space Dandy, from the creative team behind Cowboy Bebop, will be the first ever anime series on Adult Swim to have a simultaneous TV broadcast with Japan. ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News Bytes

+ PGS Entertainment has secured a raft of sales for season 3 of Method Animation’s The Little Prince. The popular series has been pre-sold to broadcasters RTBF (Belgium), ABC ... Continue Reading →
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‘Despicable Me 2′ Plumps Up Uni’s Bottom Line

In reporting their third quarter profits, Comcast noted improvement in its entertainment arm NBCUniversal, handily bolstered by the success of the Illumination Entertainment toon Despicable ... Continue Reading →
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‘Pinky, Elmyra & The Brain’ DVD Set Arrives in January

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment will be offering a sensational treat for fans of ’90s cartoons as they release Steven Spielberg Presents: Pinky, Elmyra & The Brain – ... Continue Reading →
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FremantleMedia Kids Welcomes Rick Glankler

FremantleMedia has appointed Rick Glankler, previously of Mattel/Fisher-Price where he was in charge of HIT Entertainment brands, to the role of EVP/General Manager of Kids & Family ... Continue Reading →