Cutting Edge Animation Blooms for Water Security

The latest “Water Security Survivors” animated commercial for Cairns Regional Council features a tropical garden paradise that blossoms into song, thanks to Australia’s ... Continue Reading →

‘Yo-Kai Watch: The Movie Event’ Coming to US Theaters

Fathom Events, Eleven Arts and LEVEL-5 are joining forces to present the “Yo-Kai Watch: The Movie Event” in theaters nationwide on Saturday, October 15 at 11 a.m. (local ... Continue Reading →

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Adult Swim Puts Alost Every Episode of Space Ghost Coast to Coast Online for Free To honor the unexpected passing of animator and voice of Zorak C. Martin Croker, many episodes of the ... Continue Reading →

‘Yul and the Snake’ Takes Cartoon d’Or in Toulouse

The 2016 Cartoon d’Or award has been bestowed on French director Gabriel Harel for his freshman film, Yúl and the Snake. Juried by producer Clément Calvet (Superprod), director ... Continue Reading →

Turner Asia Greenlights ‘Tuzki’ Movie with Tencent

Turner Asia Pacific is teaming up with Shanghai Tencent Pictures Culture Media Co., Ltd. to develop a feature adventure starring world-famous rabbit emoticon, Tuzki. The planned CG ... Continue Reading →

SLR Options ‘Andy Roid’ for Series Development

Sydney-based SLR Productions announced the option and development of Felice Arena’s best-selling Andy Roid books, published by Penguin Books Australia. The popular tween franchise ... Continue Reading →

World Screen Names 2016 Kids’ Content Trendsetters

World Screen in partnership with MIPCOM is holding its second annual Kids’ Content Trendsetter Awards, honoring four individuals who have contributed significantly to the children’s ... Continue Reading →
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Dwayne McDuffie Award Nominations Now Open

Mad Event Entertainment and Long Beach Comic Con have opened nominations for the 2017 Dwayne McDuffie Award for Diversity in Comics. This year welcomes a new director of the award, ... Continue Reading →
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VFX Producers Tompkins, Bemis & DeLong Join FuseFX

FuseFX has added to its Los Angeles production staff roster with the hiring of three veteran visual effects producer. They include two-time Emmy nominee Sean Tompkins, who was previously ... Continue Reading →

9 Story’s ‘Wild Kratts’ Expands China Pawprint

9 Story Media Group has announced several new deals in China for its animated nature-adventure series Wild Kratts. National broadcaster China Central Television has picked up broadcast ... Continue Reading →

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Game of Thrones Shatters Emmy Record with Most Wins Ever The HBO show’s triumph at the 2016 awards (including winning the Outstanding Drama Series category for a second time) ... Continue Reading →

‘Counterfeit Cat’ Goes Worldwide on Disney TV

Tricon Kids & Family’s award-winning, original animated comedy Counterfeit Cat (52 x 11, plus 11 x 2) is sinking its claws into the global broadcast scene. The 2D series is ... Continue Reading →
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Animator & Voice Actor Clay Martin Croker Dies at 54

Adult Swim animator and voice actor C. Martin Croker, best known for playing disgruntled pseudo-villains Zorak and Moltar on animated talk show spoof Space Ghost Coast to Coast, has ... Continue Reading →

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Come On, Fhqwhgads: A Look Back at the Music of Homestar Runner Noisey revisits the halcyon days of Flash toons, when the Brothers Chaps delighted websurfers with an angry luchador’s ... Continue Reading →

Trans TV Indonesia Launches Cartoon Network Block

Turner Asia Pacific has finalized a deal with Trans Media Corpora that will bring a dedicated Cartoon Network programming block to viewers in Indonesia through leading national free-to-air ... Continue Reading →

German Co-Producers Spotlight UK & Ireland at Cartoon Forum

The German Producers Alliance took to Cartoon Forum in Toulouse to promote international co-productions on Tuesday, September 13. This year’s focus was on partnering with counterparts ... Continue Reading →

3D Wire Makes Spanish Animation & Game Selections

3D Wire is gearing up for is 2016 edition to be held October 6-9 in Segovia, Spain, having selected 148 projects to showcase the best in local animation and games. These include 22 ... Continue Reading →

GKIDS Dates ‘A Town Called Panic’ Double Feature

GKIDS will be presenting a one-day-only screening of two wild and crazy stop-motion specials as A Town Called Panic: Double Fun arrives in select theaters on September 24, in honor ... Continue Reading →
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Neil Patrick Harris to MC Disney Family Museum Gala

The Walt Disney Family Museum will hold its second annual fundraising gala on November 1 at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel at Disneyland in Anaheim, California, with actor Neil ... Continue Reading →

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Adult Swim’s Stars Look Back at 15 Years of Insane, Genre-Bending Comedy Vice reflects with live-action and animated series creatives, including Dan Harmon (Rick and Morty), Seth ... Continue Reading →