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Marie McCann Appointed Senior Director of CBC Kids

Canadian pubcaster CBC has appointed Marie McCann as Senior Director of CBC Kids. Reporting to Tara Ellis, Executive Director – Scripted Content for CBC, McCann will continue ... Continue Reading →
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Riki Group Establishing Hong Kong Joint Venture Fun Union

Russian animation company Riki Group has secured a deal with an Asian investor to establish a new joint venture, to be based in Hong Kong. The newly formed Fun Union will be tackle ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: ‘Dragons: Race to the Edge’ Season 4 Trailer The fate of Hiccup and the Dragon Riders is left in the hands of the mysterious Mala and the Defenders of the Wing, as they work ... Continue Reading →
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Caligari Film Wraps ‘Knight Rusty 2’

Following the success of the first feature film outing (which achieved worldwide sales) and TV series (sold in over 20 territories), family entertainment company Caligari Film announces ... Continue Reading →
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Big Bad Boo Expands UNICEF Partnership

Vancouver-based Big Bad Boo Studios is extending its partnership with UNICEF in order to reach more refugee children, in more countries, with additional content. The initial program ... Continue Reading →
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‘LEGO Ninjago’ Trailer Is Big on Mecha, Humor & Family Drama

Warner Bros. Pictures has unleashed a new trailer for The LEGO Ninjago Movie, coming to theaters September 22, and the spot promises all the hallmarks of action, innovative animation ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer: ‘Buddy Thunderstruck’ Revs Up for Netflix Debut

If you’re a fan of auto racing, truck drivers, sensational stop-motion animation, and questionable role models, you’ll get a kick out of the newly released trailer for Buddy Thunderstruck ... Continue Reading →
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Zodiak Sends ‘Zack and Quack’ Flapping to Global Channels

Zodiak Kids, a Banijay Group company, announces a slew of sales as international buyers flock to its animated preschool series Zack and Quack, including deals across Latin America and ... Continue Reading →
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Kid Genius Cartoon Channel Adds Bilingual ‘LaGolda’ Toon

Genius Brands International continues to gild its programming pipeline for its Kid Genius Cartoon Channel, announcing this month’s season one premiere of new bilingual animated children’s ... Continue Reading →
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CN Greenlights Season 2 and New Game for ‘Mighty Magiswords’

Cartoon Network has forged a path of victory across platforms with its adventure-comedy property Mighty Magiswords, leading to an order for a second season and the launch of a new mobile ... Continue Reading →