Piette Belaisch

Cyber Group and Bee Prod Get Buzzing in Development Deal

Cyber Group Studios and Bee Prod have partnered in a strategic alliance to develop new IPs. Under the agreement, Bee Prod founder Pierre Belaïsch will supervise Cyber Group Studios’ ... Continue Reading →
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eOne & Merlin Plan 1st Indoor Peppa Pig Play Center in Shanghai

Entertainment One (eOne) and Merlin Entertainment are planning the first-ever “Peppa Pig World of Play” — a standalone indoor attraction inspired by the globally beloved preschool ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Voice of Prince Charming Dies, Hulu Exec Shakeup, Overwatch X Teen Titans Fanimation & More

William Phipps Dies: Voice of Prince Charming in ‘Cinderella’ Was 96 The prolific actor, best known as a staple of 1950s sci-fi films like The War of the Worlds, Invaders from Mars ... Continue Reading →
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Yeti Farm and Surprise Bag Form Strategic Partnership

Yeti Farm Creative of Kelowna, BC, has formed a content partnership with LA- and Vancouver-base Surprise Bag, Inc. Leveraging Yeti Farm’s state-of-the-art 2D/3D animation facility ... Continue Reading →
Cyma Zarghami

Viacom: Cyma Zarghami Steps Down as Nickelodeon Prez

Viacom has announced that Cyma Zarghami is stepping down as President of Nickelodeon Group, after working at the network for more than 30 years. “Over the course of her career, Cyma ... Continue Reading →
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Oasis Animation Announces Major Expansion, New Broadcast Deals

Leading Canadian 2D studio Oasis Animation announced a $3,330,000 investment in a major expansion program to boost its production capacity, modernize its infrastructure and create 100 ... Continue Reading →
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June Foray Collection Debuts at Heritage Auctions

Nearly a year after her death at age 99, Heritage Auctions will celebrate “The First Lady of Animation” with The June Foray Collection, offered June 16-17 in the Animation Art Auction. ... Continue Reading →
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Toonz Teams with Yellow Entertainment for Preschool Projects

India-base Toonz Media Group and Australia-based Yellow Entertainment announced a co-development and co-production partnership and distribution deal for multiple animated preschool ... Continue Reading →
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Vanellope Gets a Royal Welcome in New ‘Wreck-It Ralph 2’ Trailer

The new spot for Disney’s upcoming CG sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2 takes down the wire with Ralph (John C. Reilly) and Vanellope (Sarah Silverman) as they upload ... Continue Reading →
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Dive into Marlies van der Wel’s ‘Jonas and the Sea’; Online Now

In Dutch animator Marlies van der Wel’s magical 12-minute short Jonas and the Sea, viewers ... Continue Reading →