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Nick Brings Back ‘Rocko’s Modern Life’ for One-Hour Special

August 11 marks the 25th anniversary of the first original animated Nickelodeon series arriving on air, and Nickelodeon has given us all a gift to mark the occasion. The network has ... Continue Reading →
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‘Elena’ Continues Disney Junior Reign with Second Season

Latin culture and folklore-inspired CG animated series Elena of Avalor has been greenlit for a second season, following its successful premiere on Disney Channel and Disney Junior last ... Continue Reading →
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’Star Trek Discovery’: Series Reboot to Have Female Lead as Casting Heats Up Deadline’s Nellie Andreeva hears that the Trekkieverse is taking a cue from Rey’s breakout role ... Continue Reading →
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Screen Yug Announces 360 Property ‘Amazing Kids’

Multi-disciplinary studio Screen Yug is building its animated series catalog (which includes War of Heroes and Mary Kom Jr.) with a new 360-degree property titled Amazing Kids. In addition ... Continue Reading →
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25th ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Release Invites Royal Guests

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of its Best Picture Oscar-nominated animated feature Beauty and the Beast, Disney is not only preparing a lovely new home entertainment release ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Gets ‘Stinky & Dirty’ Sept. 2

One of the latest titles in Amazon Prime Video’s growing roster of greenlit original series, The Stinky & Dirty Show will introduce preschool viewers to a mess of animated fun ... Continue Reading →
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‘Croods 2’ Release Regresses to 2018

20th Century Fox has pushed DreamWorks Animations’ prehistoric sequel The Croods 2 back to an unspecified date in 2018. The follow-up film was originally slated for December 22, 2017, ... Continue Reading →
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Jam Filled Eyes Arc Productions Buy

Following the dramatic closure of Toronto animation studio Arc Productions, Jam Filled Entertainment (itself recently acquired as a subsidiary of Boat Rocker Media) has moved to acquire ... Continue Reading →
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eOne Rejects Billion Pound ITV Bid

International production and distribution company Entertainment One (eOne) has rejected a takeover offer from U.K. broadcaster ITV, which had bid about 1 billion GBP ($1.3b USD). In ... Continue Reading →
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Exclusive Clip: ‘The Little Prince’ Now on Netflix

At long last, audiences in the U.S. can experience the artistic triumph that is Mark Osborne’s feature adaptation of The Little Prince, thanks to Netflix. In case you needed further ... Continue Reading →
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‘Lastman’ Turns to Kickstarter to Complete Season 1

The production team of Everybody On Deck have been hard at work on the animated adaptation of Lastman, but have hit a bump in their funding road. Based on the comic-book by Balak, Vives ... Continue Reading →
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Aussie Pre-K Show ‘Kazoops’ Comes to NorAm Netflix

A new preschool TV series from Australia-based producer Cheeky Little Media called Kazoops will make its U.S. and Canadian debut on Netflix on September 2. Having launched this summer ... Continue Reading →
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Aardman’s Very Animated 40th Anniversary

Acclaimed Bristol studio Aardman Animations is this year marking 40 years of providing charming, entertaining and unforgettable animated characters and stories to the world. The multi-award-winning ... Continue Reading →
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Collectible Kubo XV Sneakers on Auction for Charity

LAIKA and its Portland, Oregon neighbor Nike have teamed up to create a collectible Kubo XV sneaker themed on the studio’s Kubo and the Two Strings, arriving in theaters through ... Continue Reading →
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NYC Concept Shop Unveils Retro Nicktoons Experience

STORY, an ever-changing concept store located in New York City, is helping celebrate 25 years of Nickelodeon animation with “Remember When” — an immersive, retro experience ... Continue Reading →
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‘Canadian Spirits’ Plan Cross-Platform Sesquicentennial Bash

On July 1, 2017, the nation of Canada will turn 150 years old, and the Canadian Spirits are planning a major animated birthday bash to celebrate. Canadian Spirits a special cross-platform ... Continue Reading →
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FXX to Make Push in Animation – TCA FX Networks CEO John Landgraf says rapidly growing channel will “aggressively” go for more animated content. Chronicles of Narnia ... Continue Reading →
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‘Regal Academy’ Bows on Nick Aug. 13

Nickelodeon is packing its August programming to the gills with all-new animated series and episode premieres, including the debut of Rainbow Srl’s Regal Academy on Saturday, ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Season 3 Coming to Disney XD

Critically acclaimed CG sci-fi series Star Wars Rebels returns for a third season on Disney XD on Saturday, September 24 at 8:30 p.m. ET. The special one-hour premiere event “Steps ... Continue Reading →
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‘Kubo’ Pop-Up Exhibit Set for JANM

On Friday, August 19, Focus Features will release the latest stop-motion flick from award-winning animation studio LAIKA: Kubo and the Two Strings. Ahead of the release, a special pop-up ... Continue Reading →