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John Lasseter Defends ‘Cars 2′

In time for the release of Disney/Pixar’s Cars 2 on DVD, John Lasseter spoke to The New York Times today (Oct. 17) about the movie’s reception and the various challenges of overseeing ... Continue Reading →
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Get Your Sketch On: TVPaint Seminar at Capilano U

Feel like flexing your drawing muscles? If you live in the Vancouver, Canada area you are in luck as Thinware Media and Capilano University are hosting a free one-day seminar in TVPaint, ... Continue Reading →
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Stan Lee to Receive VES Lifetime Achievement Award

Entrepreneurial comic-book legend Stan Lee has been selected by the Visual Effects Society’s board of directors as the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. Lee will be honored ... Continue Reading →
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Scandalous Secrets Spread on ‘South Park’

This week’s episode of Comedy Central’s South Park centers on an outrageous new website that is leaking salacious information about the kids. In the new episode titled “Bass to ... Continue Reading →
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Atlantyca to Rep ‘Little Prince’ in Italy

Entertainment studio Atlantyca (Geronimo Stilton) is the new licensing agent for LPPM’s CG-animated series The Little Prince in Italy. The company’s CEO Claudia Mazzucco announced ... Continue Reading →
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McCarron Is Atomic Cartoons’s New Head of Production

Vancouver-based Atomic Cartoons (Atomic Betty) has brought in Jennifer McCarron to head up production at the studio, supervising in-house production teams. Over the past 15 years, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Green Lantern’ Lands on Cartoon Network

Green Lantern: The Animated Series is set to launch on Cartoon Network with an hour-long special event on Friday, November 11 at 7 p.m. The CG-animated series from Warner Bros. Animation ... Continue Reading →
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Target Nabs ‘Abadas’ Rights

U.K.-based Target Entertainment has struck a deal Dinamo as sole global agent for their new preschool show Abadas. Target will be responsible for global licensing, television sales ... Continue Reading →
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Spielberg’s ‘Tintin’ Gets Thumbs Up from U.S. Trades

Since Steven Spielberg’s much-anticipated animated feature The Adventures of Tintin: The Secret of the Unicorn will be released in Belgium and France on Oct. 26, almost a month before ... Continue Reading →
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Rovio’s ‘Angry Birds’ Clips Fly Forward

Finland’s Rovio is letting its new Angry Birds clips take wings with 52 two-minute animated clips, designed for TV and mobile platforms. The shorts based on the videogame app which ... Continue Reading →