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MacFarlane Says He Wouldn’t Mind Wrapping ‘Family Guy’

In a Hollywood Reporter cover story, Seth MacFarlane says he wouldn’t mind ending his long-running Fox animated series Family Guy. “Part of me thinks that Family Guy should have ... Continue Reading →
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Adult Swim Announces Zany Block Party Plans

Cartoon Network’s famous Adult Swim block has announced its plans for its 2011 Block Party, featuring zany carnival games, live music, balloons and “lots of free stuff.” Presented ... Continue Reading →
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Aardman Herds New ‘Shaun the Sheep’ Game

Aardman Digital will release a second installment of its hit online game Home Sheep Home following the huge success of the first game, which reached 100 million plays in just over 18 ... Continue Reading →
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A Royal Celebration: Babar Turns 80

Babar, king of the elephants and beloved star of children’s animation, is celebrating his 80th anniversary this year, and Nelvana Enterprises and The Clifford Ross Company have planned ... Continue Reading →
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‘Minnie’s Bow-Toons’ Shorts Premiere Nov. 14

Mickey’s plucky gal pal Minnie Mouse will showcase her passion for fashion in her own short-form series Minnie’s Bow-Toons from Disney Television Animation, which will launch with ... Continue Reading →
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Google Celebrates Gumby Creator’s 90th Birthday

Google honored the 90th birthday of Gumby creator Art Clokey today (Wednesday, Oct. 12)  with an interactive stop-motion homepage doodle featuring well-known characters from the popular ... Continue Reading →
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Jobs Wanted Sorkin to Write a Pixar Pic

In an article in this week’s Newsweek, Oscar-winning writer Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network, The West Wing) reveals that the late Steve Jobs wanted him to write a Pixar movie. According ... Continue Reading →
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Douglas Trumbull to Receive VES Award

Filmmaker and vfx supervisor Douglas Trumbull will receive the 2012 Georges Méliès Award at the 10th Annual VES Award on February 7, 2012. The Georges Méliès Award honors individuals ... Continue Reading →
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‘Fullmetal Alchemist’ Movie to Play in U.S. Theaters

Eleven Arts and FUNimation will release the popular anime feature Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos in over 100 screens over North American theaters this winter. Directed ... Continue Reading →
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‘Zenoids’ Blasts Off with Social Media

A new web series is taking interactivity to a new level, with hopes its ‘net popularity will bring the toon to TV. The show, titled The Zenoids and starring sci-fi legend William ... Continue Reading →