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London Animation Fest Kicks Off October 24

The London International Animation Festival (LIAF) will return to the Barbican Centre for its 2014 edition, offering 10 days of forums, workshops and over 200 selections of animated ... Continue Reading →
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BAFTA Awards Scholarships to U.K., U.S. Students

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) has announced the names of 21 students in financial need who will receive scholarships to study in the U.K. or U.S. (Los Angeles ... Continue Reading →
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‘Matt Hatter’ Scores Multi-Territory Cartoon Network Deal

Platinum Films is on a roll with its dimension-hopping adventure series Matt Hatter Chronicles, striking a multi-territory, three season deal with Cartoon Network just as Simba Dickie ... Continue Reading →
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Second Seasons of ‘Originalos,’ ‘Tiny Square Critters’ Coming to MIP Jr

Monster Entertainment continues to parcel out reveals of the nearly 20 titles the distribution company is bringing to the MIP markets in Cannes next month. Two fresh offerings coming ... Continue Reading →
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Wage Suppression Suit Requests Apple Case Judge

The legal action against DreamWorks Animation, Disney, Pixar, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures Imageworks and Lucasfilm alleging the studios had a deal in place to prevent talent ... Continue Reading →
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‘Black Dynamite’ Returns October 18

Adult Swim will be getting a significant percentage of its groove back as Black Dynamite returns for a second season on Saturday, October 18 at 10:30 p.m. 1970s Renaissance man Black ... Continue Reading →
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RED Interactive Launches ‘Boxtrolls’ Mobile Game

LAIKA animation studio, Focus Features and RED Games — a division of RED Interactive Agency — has launched The Boxtrolls: Slide ‘n’ Sneak, a side-scrolling action ... Continue Reading →
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Athena Georgaklis Named Director of Content for TELETOON

Corus Entertainment has appointed Athena Georgaklis as Director of Content for its TELETOON network. Effective immediately, she will oversee all content development, acquisitions and ... Continue Reading →
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PGS Takes on OuiDO’s ‘Monchhichi’

France’s OuiDO Productions (ALVINNN!!! and The Chipmunks, Sonic Boom) is gearing up to go into development on a new animated series based on the classic Japanese toy brand Monchhichi, ... Continue Reading →
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FX Sends ‘Archer’ on NYCC Mission

FX has planned a trio of panels for its highly lauded shows during New York Comic-Con next month, including a jam-packed session on everyone’s favorite animated — and often ... Continue Reading →