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Clips: Quest for CN Show-Themed Magiswords in July!

Cartoon Network is preparing a mega collection month for fans this July when, for the first time ever, MagiMobile app users can collect Magiswords from beyond the Mighty Magiswords ... Continue Reading →
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Disney XD Launches ‘DuckTales: All Ducked Out!’ Avatar Creator

“Duckface” is getting a whole new meaning, thanks to a new avatar creator launched in anticipation of the brand-new DuckTales animated series. Available on the Disney XD app (for ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: New ‘Leap!’ Trailer, Year’s Best Games, Classic Pokemon & More

VIDEO: ‘Leap!’ New Online Dance Trailer Are you ready to take the leap? New spot features Carly Rae Jepsen’s hit song “Cut to the Feeling” from the film’s soundtrack. ... Continue Reading →
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Pierre Bronco Upped to SVP Northern Europe at Turner EMEA

Turner EMEA has promoted Pierre Bronco to the role of Senior Vice President, Northern Europe, effective immediately. Moving up from his post as GM for France, Portugal, Africa and Israel, ... Continue Reading →
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Smith Global Picks Up ‘Gnome Alone’ & ‘Charming’

Newly minted LA-based distributor Smith Global Media is continuing its aggressive release slate build-up by picking up animated family features Gnome Alone and Charming. Featuring star-studded ... Continue Reading →
OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes

Clip: CN Sets Epic 1-Hour Premiere for ‘OK K.O.!’

Cartoon Network will be kicking off its latest animated series OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes with an energetic, hour-long series premiere on Tuesday, August 1 at 6:30 p.m. (ET/PT). Earlier ... Continue Reading →
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Michael Bond, Creator of ‘Paddington Bear,’ Dies Age 91

English author Michael Bond, creator of the globally beloved series of Paddington Bear adventures, died June 27 at his home in London not far from Paddington Station. His passing was ... Continue Reading →
DC Universe Original Movies: 10th Anniversary Collection

WBHE Celebrates with ‘DC Universe Original Movies: 10th Anniversary Collection’

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment and DC Entertainment are toasting a decade of superheroic animation with the DC Universe Original Movies: 10th Anniversary Collection — a comprehensive ... Continue Reading →
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Crunchyroll Plans Its Biggest AX Ever

Streaming destination Crunchyroll is gearing up for its biggest ever Anime Expo, with exclusive perks, events and screenings planned for the holiday weekend event running July 1-4 at ... Continue Reading →
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Exclusive: ‘Tumble Leaf’ Season 3 Trailer from Amazon Kids

An all-new seasons of colorful, creative adventures is heading to streaming as season three of Amazon Original Series Tumble Leaf takes flight on Tuesday, August 15. A fresh batch of ... Continue Reading →
Have a Nice Day

Chinese Black Comedy ‘Have a Nice Day’ Goes Global

Paris-based sales company Memento Film International has secured a raft of deals that will bring Chinese filmmaker Liu Jian’s animated crimeland dramedy Have A Nice Day to multiple ... Continue Reading →
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Animation Block Party Launches 2017 Program

The full film lineup for Brooklyn’s Animation Block Party festival — which will take over the borough for its 14th edition July 27-30 — is now live, and as ever there’s ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Dark Tower’ Featurette, Win for ‘Vincent,’ Chris Sullivan Crowdfunds

VIDEO: ‘The Dark Tower’ – The Legacy of the Gunslinger Idris Elba discusses playing the bullet-spewing brooder Roland, Matthew McConaughey talks The Man in Black, ... Continue Reading →
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Cyber Group Hosts Int’l Emmy Kids Awards Semi-Final

For the sixth time, Paris-based Cyber Group Studios had the honor of presenting the Semi-Final round of judging in the International Emmy Kids Awards competition for two categories: ... Continue Reading →
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GKIDS & Fathom Pull ‘Mune’ to Earth for One-Night Event

A wondrous and magical visual feast is getting the big-screen treatment stateside thanks to distributor GKIDS and cinematic event partner Fathom Events, which have announced the US ... Continue Reading →
Vampirina

James Van Der Beek, Lauren Graham & Isabella Crovetti Star in ‘Vampirina’

The undead are anything but unfriendly in the animated family comedy series Vampirina, premiering this fall on Disney Channel, Disney Junior and the new Disney NOW app. The CG-animated ... Continue Reading →
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MONDO’s ‘Lastman,’ ‘Deep Space 69′ S4 to Bow at Rooster Teeth Fest

LA-based multi-platform adult animation producer/distributor MONDO is bringing two very special programming treats to this year’s Rooster Teeth Animation Festival — taking ... Continue Reading →
The Flintstones

WBHE Toasts Hanna-Barbera’s 60th with Diamond Collection

From the Stone Age to the Space Age, fans of William Hanna and Joseph Barbera’s classic Saturday morning cartoons will get to relive all their favorite moments as Warner Bros. ... Continue Reading →
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Axis Group Launches Unified Axis Studios Brand

UK-based animation and VFX collective Axis Group is officially reinventing itself as Axis Studios — a new powerhouse identity that unites its three branches and locations across ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Bringing Toon Town Tour to Life at Comic-Con

Nickelodeon is planning a whirlwind tour through must-visit classic cartoon locales to Comic-Con International San Diego 2017. From July 20-23, attendees can step into the O-Town of ... Continue Reading →