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Trailer: ‘Kings of Atlantis’ Debuts on YouTube Red April 7

Prepare to dive into adventure as a Kings of Atlantis, a brand-new CG-animated series inspired by the world of Minecraft, debuts on YouTube and the YouTube Kids app on Friday, April ... Continue Reading →
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Fox Animation Plans Hybrid ‘Memory Thief’ Adaptation

Fox Animation has acquired the rights to Bryce Moore’s children’s novel The Memory Thief for its live-action/animation hybrid features initiative. The story follows a boy with extraordinary ... Continue Reading →
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Daytime Emmys: DreamWorks’ 21 Nominations Tops Animation Competition

The nominations are in for the 2017 Daytime Emmy Awards, and DreamWorks Animation has emerged as the top toon producer with 21 nods. This includes seven for Guillermo del Toro’s Trollhunters ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: ‘Voltron 84’ Trailer On Fri., March 24, Netflix is presenting 12 classic Voltron: Defender of the Universe episodes hand-picked by the creative team behind DreamWorks’ ... Continue Reading →
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‘Captain Planet’ Gets First-Ever Digital Release April 10

If you admire the Planeteers, feel you could be one, too, and know that saving our planet is the thing to do, we have great news: Captain Planet and the Planeteers, The New Adventures ... Continue Reading →
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Art Director Jon Lorenz, Digital FX Supe Jeff Willette Join Timber

Santa Monica shop Timber has taken on Art Director Jon Lorenz and Digital Effects Supervisor Jeff Willette, as announced by company Creative Directors and Co-Founder Jonah Hall and ... Continue Reading →
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Boat Rocker & Industrial Bros. Name Fisher-Price Master Toy for ‘Kingdom Force’

Boat Rocker and Industrial Brothers have tapped Fisher-Price as the master toy partner as part of its development strategy for their new original  property, Kingdom Force. The series ... Continue Reading →
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D23 Disney Fan Expo Heading to Japan in 2018

The Walt Disney Company (Japan) has announced it will hold a D23 Expo Japan in 2018. The special event created by the the Official Disney Fan Club will run February 10-12 at Tokyo Disney ... Continue Reading →
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Recently Formed WOW! Off to a Walloping Start

In the first 100 days since its inception,WOW! Unlimited Media has come flying out of the gates to make a legible mark on the kids and youth animation marketplace. Formerly Rainmaker ... Continue Reading →
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Cottonwood’s ‘Ollie & Moon Show’ Scores Key Euro Deals

Children’s content producer-distributor Federation Kids & Family and sister prodco Cottonwood Media have secured further sales of animated comedy-adventure The Ollie & Moon ... Continue Reading →
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Harland Williams’ ‘Puppy Dog Pals’ to Sit, Stay on Disney TV

A “pugtastic” new animated series is coming to screens, with Puppy Dog Pals set to premiere Friday, April 14 at 10:30 a.m. ET with two back-to-back episodes on Disney Channel, which ... Continue Reading →
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VIZ Snags ‘Boruto: Naruto’ Series Rights for NorAm & LatAm

VIZ Media has picked up digital, broadcast, home media and master merchandising rights to the latest installment in everyone’s favorite ninja anime franchise, Boruto: Naruto Next ... Continue Reading →
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VIDEO: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Season 3 Finale “Zero Hour” In the two-part season-end spectacular, Phoenix Squadron’s final preparations for the attack on Lothal are disrupted ... Continue Reading →
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Vivid Crowned Master Toy Partner for Nick’s ‘Nella the Princess Knight’

Nickelodeon and Viacom Consumer Products has appointed Vivid Group as the international master toy licensee (excluding US) for its recently debuted preschool series Nella the Princess ... Continue Reading →
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Things Get Hairy in ‘Alpha and Omega: Journey to Bear Kingdom’

Lionsgate will be releasing the latest home video adventure in its family-friendly lupine franchise soon, with Alpha and Omega: Journey to Bear Kingdom coming to DVD (MSRP $14.98), ... Continue Reading →
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Trailer: Weinstein Dances ‘Leap!’ into Theaters April 21

After a small scheduling bump, The Weinstein Company will be releasing French-Canadian animated co-pro Leap! in theaters across the US on April 21. Featuring a sterling voice cast and ... Continue Reading →
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Animayo 2017 Will Be Dedicated to Women

The 12th Summit, Conferences and International Film Festival Animayo will be held on the paradisiacal island of Gran Canaria from May 2 to 6 this year, and has announced a program entirely ... Continue Reading →
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BBC Kids Content Arrives on Azoomee

Digital entertainment service Azoomee — which offers TV shows, games, audiobooks, art studio and messaging within a kid-safe app — has licensed 90 hours of multi-award-winning ... Continue Reading →
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Wind Dancer Builds Kids’ Slate in the Wake of ‘Ready Jet Go!’

Wind Dancer Films, a Hollywood-based company behind many top TV sitcoms and box-office winners, is growing its kids’ entertainment footprint following the success of its first foray ... Continue Reading →
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Bento Box’s Sutikki Goes International with UK Office

Emmy award-winning entertainment content and technology company Bento Box Entertainment is expanding internationally with the opening of Sutikki UK. The company’s first office in ... Continue Reading →