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Global TV News: DreamWorks, FremantleMedia, One Animation, Sesame Workshop, Shaboom!, Squeeze, ZAG

DreamWorks Animation and France’s Lagardere Active TV have inked a deal for free-to-air and basic pay-TV rights for the latter’s kids and family channels to broadcast the ... Continue Reading →
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UK Students Animate Creative TV Licence Excuses

TV Licence fee enforcers are having a little fun with a common problem: viewers of live TV in the U.K. who will come up with any excuse not to pay their dues. To raise awareness for ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News: 9 Story, Gaumont, Komixx, Marblemedia, Portfolio, SLR, Splash

9 Story Media Group has secured multiples licenses for the animation/live-action hybrid series Monkey See Monkey Do (26 x 11, preschool). The second season has sold to Turner’s ... Continue Reading →
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Heroes By Night

The nocturnal adventures of the superhero team PJ Masks surprises with high quality animation and runaway success. If you spend any ... Continue Reading →
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Torque Opens Studio Doors in Hartford

Award-winning digital artists Lawrence Jones and Jason Vega have launched a new studio Hartford, Connecticut called Torque. The new shop specializes in the creation of vfx, animation, ... Continue Reading →
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CBBC, BBC WW Announce ANIM8 Shortlist

CBBC and BBC Worldwide have revealed the shortlist of entries that will go into the second stage of the channel’s animation pilot scheme ANIM8, with the aim of finding the next big ... Continue Reading →
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Exclusive Clip: ‘Mickey Mouse: Dancevidaniya’

The brilliant artists at Disney Television Animation have crafted a stunning winter wonderland for the newest Mickey Mouse short series installment: “Dancevidaniya.” Premiering ... Continue Reading →
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Market Watch: Kidscreen Summit

The pre-Kidscreen chaos continues, and the TV animation business is abuzz with new project announcements, partnerships and sales. Here’s a quick study sheet to review before you head ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV Sales Rundown

There have been a flurry of sales announcements ahead of the Kidscreen Summit, which kicks off in Miami next week. Here’s a rapid-fire rundown of all the goings-on filling up our ... Continue Reading →
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Sinking Ship Ent. Acquires Picture Box Distribution

Sinking Ship Entertainment, producers of the Daytime Emmy-winning series Dino Dan and Odd Squad, are padding their distribution capacity by acquiring Picture Box Distribution. Per the ... Continue Reading →