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Dave Filoni Put in Creative Charge of ‘Star Wars’ Animation

Just after season three of Disney XD’s popular action series Star Wars Rebels premiered, a statement issued by Lucasfilm to Big Shiny Robot revealed that while Dave Filoni has ... Continue Reading →
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Tom Dooley Stepping Down as Interim CEO of Viacom

Viacom’s interim president and CEO, Tom Dooley, will be leaving the post effective November 15. The long lead on his exit is to allow Viacom’s board to ensure an orderly succession. Dooley ... Continue Reading →
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John Rood Named Disney Channels Head of Marketing

Disney Channels Worldwide has hired on permanently John Rood as Senior Vice President of Marketing. Rood, who had been consulting with the division for the last 10 months, steps in ... Continue Reading →
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World Screen Names 2016 Kids’ Content Trendsetters

World Screen in partnership with MIPCOM is holding its second annual Kids’ Content Trendsetter Awards, honoring four individuals who have contributed significantly to the children’s ... Continue Reading →
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VFX Producers Tompkins, Bemis & DeLong Join FuseFX

FuseFX has added to its Los Angeles production staff roster with the hiring of three veteran visual effects producer. They include two-time Emmy nominee Sean Tompkins, who was previously ... Continue Reading →
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Animator & Voice Actor Clay Martin Croker Dies at 54

Adult Swim animator and voice actor C. Martin Croker, best known for playing disgruntled pseudo-villains Zorak and Moltar on animated talk show spoof Space Ghost Coast to Coast, has ... Continue Reading →
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Julian Scott to Consult on Animation & Kids TV for Film London

Strategic media agency Film London has appointed industry expert Julian Scott as Animation & Television Consultant, tapping his wealth of experience in kids’ TV to forge new creative ... Continue Reading →
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Gulshan David Joins Imira as VP Media Sales EMEA & NorAm

Barcelona- and Madrid-based Imira Entertainment is beefing up its international sales team in the run-up to MIPCOM, announced that Gulshan David has been hired on as Vice President ... Continue Reading →
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Deluxe’s Method Expands Leadership with Key Hires

Deluxe Entertainment’s global visual effects brand Method Studios announced a raft of key new hires that will expand its artistic leadership and animation cred. Joining Method’s ... Continue Reading →
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Paolo Moscatelli Joins Smoke & Mirrors Bangkok

Award-winning post-production company Smoke & Mirrors has appointed Paolo Moscatelli as Visual Effects Supervisor, tasked with heading up the company’s growing CG department ... Continue Reading →