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Teletoon Promotes Cartoon Network Launch in Canada

The Canadian launch date for Cartoon Network and Adult Swim has been set for July 4, 2012. In advance of the big day, Teletoon Canada will begin broadcasting a weekly Cartoon Network ... Continue Reading →
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‘World of Gumball’ to Roll Out on DVD

Cartoon Network brings to DVD an all-new world of unimaginable hilarity with its newest comedy release, The Amazing World of Gumball “The DVD” DVD. Packed with 12 episodes (132 ... Continue Reading →
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SMOSH’s Shut Up Cartoons Delivers Strong Numbers

Since its debut on April 30, Alloy Digital/Smosh’s Shut Up! Cartoons has ranked first or second in growth and registered close to 2 million video views. The toon-centric channel broke ... Continue Reading →
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Influential Animation Producer Buzz Potamkin Passes

We are sad to report that animation producer Buzz Potamkin (1945-2012) passed away from pancreatic cancer on Sunday, April 22nd. The much-liked and talented Potamkin founded many animation ... Continue Reading →
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Queen Elizabeth to Play with Peppa Pig

The Queen of England will make a special appearance on a new episode of the animated series Peppa Pig on Monday, June 4th. Celebrating the Diamond Jubilee, the special episode marks ... Continue Reading →
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SIGGRAPH Announces Papers and Courses Highlights

The annual SIGGRAPH Computer Animation confab has released more info about its upcoming program in Los Angeles (August 5-9). “This year’s program features papers that propel the ... Continue Reading →
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‘Almost Naked Animals’ and CafePress Join Forces

9 Story Entertainment announced today the appointment of CafePress.com as the official E-commerce partner for its animated series, Almost Naked Animals. Toronto-based studio 9 Story ... Continue Reading →
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‘Puss in Boots’ Boosts DreamWorks 2012 Revenues

DreamWorks Animation has posted a 26% boost in revenue of $136 million, raising profits to $9.1 million for the first quarter of 2012, thanks to the healthy box office and home-entertainment ... Continue Reading →
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Gene Deitch Sees Red!

Even some fans of UPA, who have rushed out to buy the new, long-awaited DVD collection of their classic theatrical cartoons, might not know that Walt Disney had a particular name for ... Continue Reading →
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Academy Announces Student Finalists

Thirty-five students from 20 U.S. colleges and universities have been selected as finalists in the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences’ 39th Annual Student Academy Awards ... Continue Reading →