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Jorge Gutierrez Clicks with LEGO ‘Billion Brick Race’ Flick

Warner Bros. has signed on The Book of Life helmer Jorge Gutierrez to build up its LEGO movie project The Billion Brick Race through development, and take over in the director’s chair. The ... Continue Reading →
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2017 World Animation Celebration Judges Announced

The official judges panel for The World Animation Celebration 2017 international short film animation festival have been announced, with pros from across the animation and visual effects ... Continue Reading →
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Skydance & Ilion Tap Directors Vicky Jenson, Alessandro Carloni for Features

The recently launched animation division of Skydance Media, formed in partnership with Madrid’s Ilion Animation, has brought on a couple of DreamWorks Animation alums for its first ... Continue Reading →
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Not to Scale Signs Oscar Winner John Kahrs

Commercial production company Not To Scale have signed Academy Award-winning director John Kahrs, who will join its newly opened Los Angeles studio for exclusive commercial representation. ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Titles and Dates ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ Sequel

Wreck-It Ralph is busting out of the arcade and venturing into the expansive universe of the internet for the pixel-powered sequel Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2, coming ... 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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First Look at Disney XD’s ‘DuckTales’ Already Re-Upped for Season 2

Oh boy! Ahead of the highly anticipated summer premiere of the all-new modern take on classic cartoon DuckTales, Disney XD has ordered a second season of the animated comedy. To celebrate, ... Continue Reading →
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New ‘DuckTales’ Cast Flocks Together for Theme Song Singalong!

It’s not pony tails or cotton tails, no — it’s DuckTales! The Emmy Award-winning ‘80s cartoon is coming back to TV next summer in an all-new animated series on Disney XD, ... Continue Reading →
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J.J. Sedelmaier & Bill Plympton Team for Ford Spot

J.J. Sedelmaier Productions, Inc. has joined forces with Bill Plympton Studio to produce a distinctive animated short for GTB’s (formerly JWT Team Detroit) three-spot “Distracted ... Continue Reading →
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LAIKA Experience Returns to Universal Studios for the Holidays

Due to enthusiastic popular demand, LAIKA animation studio has announced an encore holiday presentation of “Form Coraline to Kubo: A Magical LAIKA Experience” at Universal Studios ... Continue Reading →