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Lawrence Kasdan to Write New ‘Star Wars’ Script

Even Oscar-winning in-demand writers like Michael Arndt (Toy Story 3, Little Miss Sunshine) can be at the mercy of the whims and changes of studios and projects. It was just announced ... Continue Reading →
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‘Doctor Who’ Rings in 50th Anniversary with Special Screening

BBC America will be celebrating Doctor Who‘s 50th anniversary in style, with two special theatrical screenings of the planned milestone special Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor, ... Continue Reading →
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Country-wide Halloween ComicFest Kicks Off

Good news, comic fans: all across the country, participating comic-book shops will be celebrating Halloween ComicFest (this means free comics are on offer)–the second largest ... Continue Reading →
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Toei Working on ‘Avengers’ Toon for Disney/Marvel

Disney and Marvel are working with Toei Animation on a new Avengers series for Japanese audiences. Marvel Disk Wars: The Avengers will be the first original Marvel animated series created ... Continue Reading →
Paul Feig

Good Grief! Feig to Produce Fox’s ‘Peanuts’ Movie

Comedy director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat, NBC’s Freaks and Geeks) isn’t the first name that comes to mind when you think of wholesome family animated fare. However, ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Releases Details About ‘Frozen’s’ Soundtrack

Disney has released new info about the soundtrack to its upcoming CG-animated feature Frozen, which will be in late November. Frozen producer Peter Del Vecho, says the music of the ... Continue Reading →
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Youth Media Alliance Hosts Amazon Talk

Youth Media Alliance (YMA) will host a discussion with Amazon Studios, at its upcoming Children, Youth & Media (CYM) Conference on November 13, in Toronto. Tara Sorensen, head of ... Continue Reading →
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November 2013 Tech Reviews

Hewlett-Packard’s z820 Workstation I have to speak up about the Hewlett-Packard z820 workstation. As a product reviewer, I need a robust machine to test things like the NVIDIA ... Continue Reading →
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Redboard Arms Itself with Shotgun

Redboard, a pre-production tool currently used in U.K. toons Tree Fu Tom (Blue Zoo, BBC), Chuggington (Ludorum), Q Pootle 5 (Snapper Prod.) and Fireman Sam (Hit Ent.) developed by Hibbert ... Continue Reading →
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DQ Details Q2 Deals

Entertainment producer/distributor DQ Entertainment has released a summary of its raft of co-production and licensing deals completed during its second fiscal quarter and at the MIPCOM ... Continue Reading →