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‘Simpsons’ Co-Developer Sam Simon to Be Honored By WGA

The Writers Guild of America West will honor The Simpsons co-developer Sam Simon with its 2014 Valentine Davies Award in recognition of his humanitarian efforts and community service ... Continue Reading →
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nWave Announces Global Plans for ‘House of Magic’

nWave Pictures has unveiled plans for the global release of its holiday movie The House of Magic. The charming 3-D CG-animated release, which is budgeted at $34 million opens this Christmas ... Continue Reading →
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‘Despicable Me 2′ Blu-ray Breaks Animation Sales Records

It definitely seems that audiences can’t get enough of Gru and his hard-working Minions. The newly released Universal/Illumination movie Despicable Me 2 generated $80 million ... Continue Reading →
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‘Simpsons’ Delivers Quick Tribute to Late Marcia Wallace

Audiences who were watching this past Sunday’s episode of The Simpsons were able to catch a quick tribute to the late Marcia Wallace, who voiced Edna Krabappel. The show producers ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Greenlights Second Season of ‘Rabbids Invasion’

Nickelodeon wants more Rabbids adventures. The kids’ cabler announced today that it has greenlit the second season of Ubisoft’s CG-animated Rabbids Invasion series. The ... Continue Reading →
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Hulu Picks Up Breakthrough’s ‘Producing Parker’

Breakthrough Entertainment’s adult animated comedy Producing Parker is now available on Hulu and Hulu Plus in the U.S. Winner of the 2013 Canadian Screen Award for ‘Best ... Continue Reading →
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Poser Flies with NORAD’s Popular Santa Tracker

The popular NORAD Santa Tracker is back in business. The popular digital site which follows the jolly gift-giving fellow across the globe on Christmas Eve is now live at www.noradsanta.org. Smith ... Continue Reading →
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Apple Names ‘Disney Animated’ iPad App of 2013

The folks at Disney Interactive have something to crow about today as Apple has selected Disney Animated as its Best iPad App of 2013. Disney nabbed the honor for the first time ever ... Continue Reading →
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Cinesite’s ‘Beans’ Is a Gas!

London-based vfx studio Cinesite is causing an online stir with the release of its first short animated film, Beans, which showcases the company’s creature animation skills and ... Continue Reading →
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Sinking Ship Launches Distribution, Appoints Lynn Chadwick

Award-winning kids content production and digital media company Sinking Ship Entertainment has launched an international distribution arm with the appointment of longtime industry exec ... Continue Reading →