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Available Now: Studio Ghibli’s ‘Ocean Waves’ on DVD GKIDS has issued the home entertainment release of the acclaimed studio’s “forgotten” film, directed ... Continue Reading →
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‘Dream Defenders’ Expands into US with Amazon

Singapore’s Tiny Island Production announces its award-winning series Dream Defenders has arrived on Amazon Prime Video, continuing its foray in the US market. The show initially ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer: DreamWorks’ ‘Spirit Riding Free’ Races to Netflix

DreamWorks Animation Television has released the trailer for its new Netflix original series Spirit Riding Free, which makes its streaming debut on May 5. (You can read all about it ... Continue Reading →
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Millimages Series Sweep MENA with Bulk Deals

Paris-based animation producer Millimages has sold 400 half-hours of its popular series to major broadcasters and VOD platforms across the Middle East & North Africa. Pan-MENA Free ... Continue Reading →
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‘Stone Quackerz’ Creator Ben Jones Named Bento Box Creative Director

Bento Box Entertainment (Bob’s Burgers, Legends of Chamberlain Heights) has tapped Ben Jones as its new Creative Director, effective immediately. Based at the company’s ... Continue Reading →
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Sony YAY! Channel to Anchor on Original Indian Toons

In India, regional kids’ channels continue the push to program more homegrown animated series, and this trend continues with the launch of Sony YAY! — live as of April 18. ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: Damian vs. Deathstroke in ‘Teen Titans: The Judas Contract’

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has issued a new clip from the next DC Universe Original Movie, Teen Titans: The Judas Contract. Produced by Warner Bros. Animation, the animated feature ... Continue Reading →
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PBS KIDS Sets New ‘Daniel Tiger’ Special for May 8

An all-new one-hour special from the Emmy-nominated preschool series Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood is heading for PBS KIDS, with “Tiger Family Trip” set to premiere ... Continue Reading →
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FuseFX Launches Virtual Reality Outfit with Buzz Aldrin Project

Award-winning visual effects house FuseFX (Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., American Horror Story, Luke Cage) has launched a spinoff virtual reality venture, FuseVR, which will create VFX assets ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Tweets ‘Pokemon Sun and Moon’ Premiere Date The latest series in the smash-hit pocket monster franchise will bow on Disney XD in the US on Saturday, May 13 at 9 a.m. Animated ... Continue Reading →