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AniMazSpot Announces 2012 Festival Schedule

The fourth annual AniMazSpot Festival, which focuses on animated shorts projects and their creators, will take place September 10-16. Three nomination screenings will be held at the ... Continue Reading →
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Tina Fey to guest on ‘The Simpsons’

30 Rock’s creator and star Tina Fey will have her animated moment this spring on The Simpsons. According to ew.com, Fey will voice the role of Ms. Cantwell, an otherwise nice substitute ... Continue Reading →
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Spain’s Imira Touts a Strong Sales Period

Barcelona-based Imira Entertainment has signed a raft of sales in Spain from its library of third-party content. RTVE has acquired two shows including live action tween-skewed series ... Continue Reading →
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John and Ron Mention ‘The Unmentionable’

This past weekend I had the pleasure of reconnecting with Disney Animation’s legendary “John and Ron”—John Musker and Ron Clements—at a Sherlock Holmes symposium sponsored ... Continue Reading →
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Disney XD to Sling New Toon ‘Slugterra’ in Oct.

Disney XD has announced the premiered date for its new sci-fi comedy adventure series Slugterra. Co-produced by Canada’s Nerd Corps, the show will begin its run on Monday, October ... Continue Reading →
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Win Tickets to Sony’s Special ‘Surf’s Up’ Screening

We have five pairs of tickets to give away for the special Sony Pictures Animation’s 10th Anniversary screening of the movie Surf’s Up at the historic Ray Harryhausen theater (on ... Continue Reading →
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John Stevenson to Helm ‘Sherlock Gnomes’

Kung Fu Panda director John Stevenson will direct the upcoming sequel to last year’s CG-animated feature Gnomeo and Juliet. The new garden gnome adventure is titled Sherlock Gnomes ... Continue Reading →
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Warner Bros. Serves Up New ‘Dark Knight’ Clip

Warner Bros. is riding the popularity of the Batman series with a new animated adaptation of Frank Miller’s Bat-epic The Dark Knight Returns. The new direct-to-DVD release takes place ... Continue Reading →
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Nick U.S. Finds Times for Zodiak’s ‘Tickety Toc’

Nickelodeon, U.S. is finally putting the CG-animated preschool show Tickety Toc (26 episodes) on the air this month. The show, which premieres Monday Sept. 10 at 9 a.m. follows the ... Continue Reading →
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CelAction2D Powers Up Seven Cartoon Forum Pitches

Cartoon Forum, the leading platform for European animated TV series being held in Toulouse, France September 12-14, will include seven pitches, which were created using CelAction2D ... Continue Reading →