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David Lynn Upped to CEO of VIMN

Viacom has promoted UK-based executive David Lynn to the role of President & Chief Executive Officer of Viacom International Media Networks. Lynn takes over management oversight ... Continue Reading →
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Hasbro’s ‘Hanazuki’ Is a New Digital Treasure

Fans of dreamy sci-fi, comic fantasy, contemporary pop art style and improbably cute characters, take note: Hasbro Studios (My Little Pony) has just launched a brand-new cartoon, Hanazuki: ... Continue Reading →
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Nickelodeon Opens Burbank Studio Expansion

Nickelodeon officially opened Wednesday its newly expanded studio in Burbank — a state-of-the-art 200,000-square-foot expansion that will house more than 700 jobs and more than 20 ... Continue Reading →
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’Inner Workings’: How Disney Innovated the Oscar-Contending Hybrid Short Bill Desowitz for Indiewire goes inside Moana’s short counterpart with director Leo Matsuda and key creatives ... Continue Reading →
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Imira Inks Multiple Deals Ahead of NATPE

Spain-based Imira Entertainment has closed key deal with leading broadcasters and digital platforms around the world in the run-up to NATPE — taking place Jan. 17-19 in Miami. Of ... Continue Reading →
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Zoe Saldana Joins ‘My Little Pony’ Movie, New Logo Revealed

Guardians of the Galaxy and Star Trek and Avatar star Zoe Saldana is officially the latest top talent to join the voice cast of Hasbro’s My Little Pony: The Movie. The Allspark Pictures ... Continue Reading →
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DWA’s ‘Trolls’ Brings the Happy Home on Disc & Digital

DreamWorks Animation’s all-singing, all-dancing, all-hugging feature treatment of Trolls is coming home thanks to 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, available on Digital HD on January ... Continue Reading →
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‘Bravest Warriors’ Season 3 Now on VRV

The first two episodes of Pendleton Ward’s fan favorite Frederator cartoon Bravest Warriors season 3 have launched on US streaming service https://vrv.co/getcartoonhangover. The episodes ... Continue Reading →
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First Look at Ichigo Ichie Films’ ‘Lobo’ Unveiled

Tokyo production company Ichigo Ichie Films LLC has released two first-look development images for CG animated feature project, Lobo — based on the Chris Kurtz’s children’s ... Continue Reading →
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New Character Posters Released for ‘Rock Dog’

A quintet of new character posters have been released for the upcoming CG-animated musical adventure Rock Dog, coming to theaters February 24. The images give a closer look at protagonist ... Continue Reading →
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Chris deFaria Named CEO of DreamWorks Animation

The post-acquisition restructuring of DreamWorks Animation continues, with the news breaking Tuesday via Deadline that Warner Bros. animation exec Chris deFaria is stepping in as Chief ... Continue Reading →
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Studio Ghibli’s ‘Ronja’ Coming to Amazon Prime Video Jan. 27

Amazon Prime Video will be launching its original kids’ series Ronja, the Robber’s Daughter on January 27 for subscribers in the US and UK. The new animated adventure from ... Continue Reading →
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Lightning Strikes in High-Octane ‘Cars 3′ Extended Look

A new, extended look at Disney-Pixar’s Cars 3 debuted Monday night during the College Football Playoff National Championship game, and it looks like fans of the franchise are ... Continue Reading →
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PGA Announces 2017 Feature & Animation Awards Nominees

The Producers Guild of America has announced the live-action and animated motion picture nominations for the 28th Annual Producers Guild Awards, taking place Saturday, January 28 at ... Continue Reading →
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JAM Media’s ‘Becca’s Bunch’ Says G’day to ABC Oz

JAM Media, a multiple award-winning production, distribution and licensing company based in Dublin, has scored a key deal with ABC KIDS in Australia for its brand-new preschool series ... Continue Reading →
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Superights Picks Up ‘Emmy & Gooroo’ Global Rights

Superights has secured a worldwide (excluding China and Spain) distribution deal with China’s Left Pocket Studio and Spain’s Tomavision SL for their preschool series Emmy ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Prime India Inks Exclusive Partnership with Xilam

Amazon and Xilam Animation announce a multi-year content deal that makes Amazon Prime Video India the exclusive SVOD home of four existing and three upcoming seasons of the French studio’s ... Continue Reading →
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‘Rainbow Ruby’ Snags Spectrum of Broadcast Partners

South Korea’s CJ E&M has secured a raft of global broadcasting deals for its CG-animated preschool series Rainbow Ruby (52 x 11). New partners include Family Jr (Canada), ... Continue Reading →
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‘Justice League Dark’ LA & NY Premieres – Free Fan Tix Available!!! RSVP ASAP to JLDarkLA or JLDarkNY at gmail.com for your chance to grab a free ticket to the ... Continue Reading →
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2017 VES Awards Nominations Announced

The Visual Effects Society has announced the nominees for its 15th Annual VES Awards, with the winners to be revealed at a ceremony Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at the Beverly Hilton. ... Continue Reading →