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GO-N Prods.’ ‘Simon’ Earns Two More Seasons

Paris-based GO-N Productions’ hit preschool series Simon has been greenlit for seasons two and three, only a few months after the launch of the show on TV. Produced with France ... Continue Reading →
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Microsoft Unveils Name, Debut Date for Xbox One X

Microsoft touched off the next round of gaming console evolution with the announcement at E3 of specs and a Nov. 7 release date for the now officially named Xbox One X. Kareem Choudhry, ... Continue Reading →
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Constantin Starts Production on ‘Dragon Rider’

Germany’s Constantin has begun production on the animated adventure feature Dragon Rider, based on the bestselling novel by writer Cornelia Funke. Co-produced by Antwerp’s ... Continue Reading →
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New Trailer for ‘In This Corner of the World’ Shout! Factory and Funimation Films have a new trailer for the animated feature In This Corner of the World, which it will ... Continue Reading →
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‘Batman,’ ‘Family Guy’ Star Adam West Dies at 88

Adam West, the actor best known for playing Batman on TV and more recently as a prolific voice actor on programs such as Family Guy, died Friday at his home in Los Angeles following ... Continue Reading →
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‘Cars 3′ Premiere Revs Up in Anaheim

The stars came out for Saturday’s world premiere of Cars 3 at the Anaheim Convention Center. Appearing at the event were stars Owen Wilson, who reprises his role as Lightning ... Continue Reading →
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Animafest Zagreb Awards Prizes

The 27th World Festival of Animated Film – Animafest Zagreb ended Saturday with an awards ceremony at Cinema Europa. The full list of winners follows: Short Films Grand Prix: Nighthawk ... Continue Reading →
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KEPYR Campaign Raises Funds to Help Child Refugees

A huge segment of the animation industry is aimed at entertaining and celebrating children and childhood, which is one of the reasons the ongoing child refugee crisis — most recently ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: ‘Cars 3’ “The Limit” Official Trailer Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) decides to give his all for one more spin around the track in the new spot, which is slightly ... Continue Reading →
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TOKU Anime & Asian Cult Classics Now on Amazon Channels

Olympusat’s 24/7 live and on-demand network TOKU is now available to Amazon Prime members, serving up its collection of distinctive anime, live-action titles and cult film and TV ... Continue Reading →