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Daily News Bytes: ‘A Silent Voice’ Tix on Sale, ‘Breadwinner’ Wins Strong Reviews, & More

TICKETS: ‘A Silent Voice’ in US Theaters Oct. 20 ELEVEN ARTS Anime Studio’s presentation of the moving anime feature from Naoko Yamada is confirmed for 51 cinemas ... Continue Reading →
Despicable Me 3

‘Despicable Me 3′ Passes Billion-Dollar Mark

Illumination-Universal’s bad-boy comedy adventure Despicable Me 3 has officially joined the $1 billion box office club. The milestone was hit at the start of the weekend, with ... Continue Reading →
No Game No Life Zero

Anime Prequel ‘No Game No Life Zero’ Gets Limited US Engagement

Following its gala screening at the Los Angeles Anime Film Festival, the highly anticipated anime feature No Game No Life Zero will receive a special two-night cinematic engagement ... Continue Reading →
Marvel Super Hero Adventures: Save the Day!

Marvels Launches Its 1st Multiplatform Pre-K Property ‘Super Hero Adventures’

Marvel Entertainment has announced its first multiplatform content program for the youngest fans: Marvel Super Hero Adventures. The combined animation and publishing property aimed ... Continue Reading →
Doozers

Hulu Greenlights ‘Doozers’ Season 2 from Henson

Hulu has renewed its first original kids’ series, Doozers, from The Jim Henson Company. The preschool-targeted CG show inspired by Jim Henson’s Fraggle Rock will be produced ... Continue Reading →
Cartoon Forum 2017

Cartoon Forum: The Toon Pitch Parade of Toulouse

Each September, European animation producers, investors and broadcasters head over to the beautiful ... Continue Reading →
Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind

Win 2 Tickets to ‘Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind’

This week, we are delighted to offer our readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to the Studio Ghibli Fest engagement for Hayao Miyazaki’s sci-fi fantasy feature Nausicaä ... Continue Reading →
Bob's Burgers

‘Bob’s Burgers,’ ‘Adventure Time’ Score at Creative Arts Emmys

The 69th Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards were celebrated Saturday and Sunday night in Los Angeles, honoring achievements in a variety of genres and disciplines — including ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: Sofia Carson Meets ‘Spider-Man’, DUST’s ‘Afrofuturism’, Aardman’s ‘Early Man’ & More

‘Marvel’s Spider-Man’ Guest Starring Disney Channel’s Sofia Carson Descendants 2 star and recording artist Carson will voice “Keemia,” the estranged daughter of Flint ... Continue Reading →
Futurama

Jam City Delivers ‘Futurama’ Podcast Extension on Nerdist

Jam City (via its game studio TinyCo), FoxNext Games and Matt Groening are expanding the Futurama universe with a double-length podcast episode, arriving on Nerdist, SoundCloud and ... Continue Reading →
In Search of Fellini

Nancy Cartwright Goes ‘In Search of Fellini’

Next week, movie lovers on both coasts will have a chance to get to know animation icon Nancy Cartwright — the voice of Bart on The Simpsons — in a whole new light as her ... Continue Reading →
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‘In a Heartbeat,’ ‘Afterwork’ & ‘Less Than Human’ Win Animago Awards

The winners of the 2017 Animago Awards (www.animago.com) were announced Thursday night at a special ceremony in Munich, a highlight of the two-day Animago Award & Conference confab ... Continue Reading →
The Powerpuff Girls

Musician Toya Delazy Voicing New Powerpuff Girl

Fans have been buzzing online with the news, revealed with a teaser image on EW and further stirred with a rumored reveal pic making the rounds, that a new hero will be making Cartoon ... Continue Reading →
Revengeance

‘Revengeance’ NYC Premiere Highlights SVA After School Special

New York’s School of Visual Arts will be presenting the 2017 edition of its long-running film and animation fest After School Special from Monday, Sept. 11 through Sept. 17 at SVA ... Continue Reading →
Squidbillies

Adults Swim Sets October Premieres, NYCC Plans

October has a couple an extra spooky special treat in store for fans as Adult Swim premieres the highly anticipated zombie-spoof crossover The Robot Chicken Walking Dead Special: Look ... Continue Reading →
Wishenproof

Amazon’s Fall Kids Originals Revealed, with New ‘Wishenpoof’ Trailer

Amazon has detailed its fall slate of kids’ original series set to launch exclusively on Prime Video. These include a new season of Wishenpoof (Sept. 26, trailer below), Sigmund and ... Continue Reading →
Tehran Taboo

Animation Is Film Fest Slates 8-Feature Lineup, Names Jury

Animation Is Film — a new toon event on the LA scene — has announced the preliminary feature competition lineup and jury for its inaugural edition. The selection will offer ... Continue Reading →
Molang

Millimages Sells ‘Molang’ to TF1, Season 3 on Track

French kids’ entertainment company Millimages announces that its cuddly rabbit cartoon star is hopping to a new home, as TF1 has picked up the first two seasons of Molang (104 x 3’30”) ... Continue Reading →
School of Magic

Cartoon Forum: TeamTO & Nexus Spin ‘House of Magic’ into Series

Paris-based CG shop and content producer TeamTO and Belgian producer Nexus Factory are developing School of Magic, a new 52 x 11 min. animated series spin-off of Studio Canal’s international ... Continue Reading →
Samurai Jack

‘Samurai Jack’ Artists Sweep Juried Animation Emmys

The Television Academy has announced the juried award winners for the 69th Emmy Awards for Animation, Motion Design and Interactive Programming. The honors will be presented at the ... Continue Reading →