Ed Helms

Ed Helms Working on Animated Sitcom for NBC

The Office actor Ed Helms seems to have a soft spot for animated projects. The comic actor, who has voiced characters on Family Guy, Monsters vs. Aliens, Ugly Americans, and more recently ... Continue Reading →
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‘Toy Story of Terror’ Scares Up Big Numbers for ABC

Halloween celebrations got an early start on Wednesday (Oct. 16) night on ABC as the network premiered the half-hour special Toy Story of Terror!. The show placed No. 1 among total ... Continue Reading →
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Framestore Heats Up Toaster Strudel Campaign

Framestore’s new LA studio, teamed up with Saatchi & Saatchi NY, has crafted a series of whimsical commercials and an online short for Pillsbury’s Toaster Strudel breakfast ... Continue Reading →
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Publisher IDW Launches Entertainment Division

IDW Publishing, publisher of over 300 original comic-book and graphic novel properties, has a launched a new division—IDW Entertainment—to fund and develop new TV properties based ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Picks ‘Wanda and the Alien’

International kids’ content distributor CAKE has inked a deal with Nickelodeon to broadcast the new animated preschool series Wanda and the Alien (52 x 10) on over 70 Nickelodeon ... Continue Reading →
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Henry Selick to Direct ‘A Tale Dark & Grimm’

Stop-motion master Henry Selick is moving to the world of live-action. The Oscar-nominated director of classics such as Coraline and A Nightmare Before Christmas has signed on to direct ... Continue Reading →
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Tatum, Saldana Join ‘Book of Life’ Voice Cast

The voice cast for Reel FX Animation’s next feature The Book of Life has been announced: Channing Tatum, Zoe Saldana, Diego Luna, Christina Applegate, Ice Cube, Kate del Castillo ... Continue Reading →
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Sander Schwartz Exits FremantleMedia Kids & Family

Sander Schwartz, President of Kids & Family Entertainment FremantleMedia, is leaving the company later this month to pursue new business opportunities in television production. ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘Aqua TV Show Show’ Finale

Cartoon Network has provided us with a special clip from the season finale of Aqua TV Show Show, scheduled to air on Sunday, October 20 at midnight. Titled “Spacecadeuce,” the show ... Continue Reading →
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‘Hedgehogs and the City’ Wins Top Prize at Cinekid

Evalds Lacis’ animated short Hedgehogs and the City won the Best European Animated Short prize at the 27th edition of the Cinekid Festival in Amsterdam on Tuesday. Twenty animated ... Continue Reading →