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TVKids Special Report: Kids’ Comedies Top entertainment execs talk the surprisingly difficult task of making kids laugh and the benefits of animation. Disney Exec Joins WBCP as ... Continue Reading →

‘Angry Birds’ Feathers Nest with No. 1 Opening

CG action-comedy The Angry Birds Movie from Rovio Animation and Columbia Pictures (with animation by Sony Pictures Imageworks in Vancouver) is off to a strong start at the worldwide ... Continue Reading →
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Voice of Scrooge McDuck Alan Young Dies Age 96

Actor and comedian Alan Young, best known for starring as Wilbur on the classic 1960s sitcom Mr. Ed and as the voice of Scrooge McDuck in Disney’s DuckTales and other television ... Continue Reading →

‘Steven Universe: The Return’ Coming to DVD June 7

As Cartoon Network presents broadcast premieres of all-new Steven Universe episodes, fans can catch up on some of the young hero’s most gem-tacular adventures from seasons one ... Continue Reading →

Mondo TV Spain Rebrands as Mondo TV Iberoamerica

Mondo TV Spain is undergoing a rebrand, and has changed its name to Mondo TV Iberoamerica. The company has announced it will shift focus over to the development and co-production of ... Continue Reading →

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Pakistan’s Award-Winning Burka Avenger Animation Opens on London Screen The CG TV series featuring a Muslim warrior girl premiered at London’s Southbank Centre arts festival. A ... Continue Reading →

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ICT Ministry to Transform Jeju into Animation Hub of Asia The Ministry and Jejudo Island’s government are partnering for a new Korean animation incubator: the Asia CGI Animation Center. Re-Animation: ... Continue Reading →

VR Vets Form New Indie Co SPACES

A new independent company founded by entertainment industry virtual reality veterans has launched with the goal of using the limitless potential of virtual and mixed reality to transform ... Continue Reading →

‘Wubby School’ Enrolls More Broadcasters

Several key broadcast partners have been secured for Superprod and Muse Entertainment’s animated preschool series Wubby School (52 x 11). Currently in production for France Televisions, ... Continue Reading →

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Belga Raises €5m for Animation ‘The Son of Bigfoot’ Belgian tax credit company will release Ben Stassen’s latest feature in Benelux in Summer 2017. Kavaleer & WDRmg Working ... Continue Reading →