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New ‘TMNT: Out of the Shadows’ Trailer Drops

Nickelodeon Movies and Paramount Pictures have let a new trailer for the upcoming Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows out of its shell, giving more of a glimpse of the ... Continue Reading →
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Patrick Osborne’s ‘Pearl’ for Spotlight Premieres Sunday

Director Patrick Osborne’s dreamy road-trip project for Google Spotlight Stories, Pearl, will have its world premiere screening at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival during ... Continue Reading →
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GDC 2016: The Growing Games Market for Seniors

The landscape of the videogame market is a very challenging one for new game creators. Large-scale online game worlds are very expensive to develop, costing $30 million and up. Virtual ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story Appoints Blake Tohana as CFO

9 Story Media Group has hired on accomplished finance executive Blake Tohana as its new Chief Financial Officer. Charged with leading overall financial reporting, corporate development ... Continue Reading →
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Digital Hollywood Tackles Immersive Entertainment, VR

The 2016 Digital Hollywood Spring event, taking place May 3-6 seeks to peer into “The Future of the Entertainment Industry” with special focuses on Immersive Entertainment, ... Continue Reading →
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USC Presents Annual First Frame Showcase Friday

USC’s School of Cinematic Arts will on Friday, April 15 present First Frame 2016, its annual showcase of animation achievements from students and alumni of the John C. Hench Division ... Continue Reading →
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AmebaTV Takes on ‘Angels from the Attic’

Canada’s leading free kids streaming and on-demand TV platform AmebaTV has signed a deal with educational children’s media company Big City Publishing/BPCImagines to add ... Continue Reading →
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Dominate, It Did: Star Wars: The Force Awakens Nabs Top Prize at the MTV Movie Awards Director J.J. Abrams and Daisy Ridley (also Best Breakthrough Performance winner) accepted the ... Continue Reading →
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ECCC Exclusive: IDW’s New Powerpuff Girls Team Talks Comics/Animation Revival IDW announces at Emerald City Comic Con that the Cartoon Network reboot will be bolstered by an ongoing ... Continue Reading →
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Down and Dirty

VFX houses get hard and messy creating effects for the stars of Fox’s R-rated Marvel superhero hit Deadpool. Deadpool was the perfect vehicle for ... Continue Reading →
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A Wild Ride

FMX is set to blend realities as the top talents in effects and animation prepare to descend on Stuttgart, Germany, for the annual conference. Get ready for a trippy experience at ... Continue Reading →
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A Brand-New Book

Director Jon Favreau and his crew go for emotion and humor with extensive VFX and mo-cap in Disney’s hybrid update of ... Continue Reading →
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A Deeper Reboot

Cartoon Network takes a more modern, character-driven approach in updating The Powerpuff Girls for a new generation. Craig ... Continue Reading →
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Must-See at MIPTV

Taking place April 4-7 in Cannes, France, the 2016 MIPTV content market is set to once again offer a dizzying array of television-ready delights — not to mention properties geared ... Continue Reading →
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TIFF Kids to Celebrate 40 Years of Aardman Animations

The TIFF Kids International Film Festival, taking place in Toronto April 8-24, is planning a special 40th-anniversary program to celebrate the achievements of Aardman Animations. The ... Continue Reading →
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Disney’s Paul DeBenedittis Talks Programming Remit SVP of programming strategy for Disney Channels Worldwide talks kids entertainment trends. Japan MIPCOM 2016 Country of Honor Reed ... Continue Reading →
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Tarek Mounir Promoted to VP & GM for Mediterranean Turner

Turner EMEA has announced that Tarek Mounir has been promoted to the post of Vice President and General Manager for Turkey, Middle East, North Africa, Greece & Cyprus. Mounir will ... Continue Reading →
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Animortal Kicks Off ‘Chuck Steel’ Production

Welsh toon house Animortal Studio announces that production has begun on its feature length, stop-motion animated comedy-action-horror flick Chuck Steel in Night of the Trampires. Spurred ... Continue Reading →
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MIPTV 2016 Wrap: Big Euro Pay TVs, High End Drama and Millenials Dominate Trade Fair Pay TV operators and streaming services are ramping up original IP production. Detroit Gets Its ... Continue Reading →
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Digitoonz, Teidees Team for ‘Misha the Purple Cat’

Digitoonz Media & Entertainment has signed a co-production deal with Teidees Audiovisual S.I. and Spain’s TV3 (Televisio De Catalunya) to produce a second season of 2D animated ... Continue Reading →