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Cake and PRA Develop Fruit Ninja Series: Fruit Ninja, the second most downloaded app of all time, is being developed into a 52 x 11 animated series by The People’s Republic of ... Continue Reading →

Greg Coote and Leon Tan Launch Malaysian Studio DragonSlate

Veteran Hollywood producer-financier and former Village Roadshow Pictures CEO Greg Coote has launched a new joint-venture company with Malaysian producer Leon Tan titled DragonSlate ... Continue Reading →

Rapper T.I. Gets Animated in VH1 Holiday Special

Rapper T.I., his wife Tameka “Tiny” Harris and their six children will be starring in an animated Christmas special spin-off of their show T.I. & Tiny: The Family Hustle. In ... Continue Reading →

GKIDS Announces 5-Year Anniversary Festival

New York-based indie animation distributor GKIDS will launch a special five-year anniversary retrospective of its best titles at the IFC Center, Dec. 20 thru Jan. 2nd. The program, ... Continue Reading →

Chaos Group Releases V-Ray 2.0 for Rhino

Chaos Group has released the new V-Ray 2.0 for Rhino, the newest update for its high-performance rendering engine for designers. With up to 30x faster V-Ray RT performance, V-Ray Express ... Continue Reading →

Plympton’s ‘Cheatin’ to Premiere at Slamdance

Bill Plympton’s much-anticipated new feature Cheatin’ will premiere as part of The Special Screenings program at the Slamdance Film Festival in January (17-23). The indie ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Offers Terrific Classic Christmas Marathon

You know you can always rely on Boomerang, Cartoon Network’s all-cartoon-classics network, to provide us with some of our seasonal favorites during this time of the year, and ... Continue Reading →

New Trailer Arrives for Disney’s ‘Pirate Fairy’

Disneytoon Studio’s 2014 Tinker Bell movie, The Pirate Fairy, has posted a brand new trailer online. The swashbuckling new adventure centers on Zarina (voiced by Christina Hendricks ... Continue Reading →

‘Teenage Fairytale Dropouts’ Finds More Buyers

9 Story Entertainment has landed new sales for its animated pre-teen series Teenage Fairytale Dropouts (52 x 11′) from Anima Estudios, SLR Productions, Home Plate Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Folman’s ‘The Congress’ Wins Top Euro Prize

Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman’s acclaimed animation/hybrid feature The Congress picked up the Best Animated Feature prize at this weekend’s European Film Awards. Accepting ... Continue Reading →