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‘Puffin Rock’ Takes Wing with Chris O’Dowd Narrating

Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon (The Secret of Kells) is hard at work on its upcoming preschool series Puffin Rock for RTEjr (Ireland) and Nick Jr. (U.K.), and actor Chris O’Dowd ... Continue Reading →
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Good Grief! Feig to Produce Fox’s ‘Peanuts’ Movie

Comedy director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat, NBC’s Freaks and Geeks) isn’t the first name that comes to mind when you think of wholesome family animated fare. However, ... Continue Reading →
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Cartoon Saloon’s ‘Puffin Rock’ Lands on Nick Jr.

Irish animation studio Cartoon Saloon and children’s media company Dog Ears have placed their new animated series Puffin Rock with Nick Jr. U.K. and RTEjr in Ireland. The children’s ... Continue Reading →
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FOX TV Releases Full Guest List for Sunday Toons

FOX has announced the full list of famous guest voices coming to its Animation Domination this fall on Sunday nights. The Simpsons will be showcasing the vocal talent of Bridesmaids ... Continue Reading →
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Melissa McCarthy Joins Cast of DWA’s ‘B.O.O.’

Melissa McCarthy is joining the voice cast of DreamWorks Animation’s B.O.O.: Bureau of Otherworldly Operations. Deadline.com reports that the star of Bridesmaids, Identity Thief, ... Continue Reading →
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Wiig and Cooper Guest Voice on ‘The Simpsons’

The parade of stars stopping by The Simpsons office to do guest voice stints on the long-running show doesn’t show any signs of stopping. This past week, ew.com revealed that former ... Continue Reading →
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Bryan Cranston Joins Voice Cast of ‘Kung Fu Panda 3'

The third cinematic outing of DreamWorks’ blockbuster Kung Fu Panda announced three new voice cast members yesterday (April 9): Bryan Cranston (Breaking Bad), Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal) ... Continue Reading →
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‘Monsters vs. Aliens’ Series Debuts on Nick This Sat.

Fans of DreamWorks Animation’s Monsters vs. Aliens will get the chance to enjoy a weekly comedy series based on the 2009 movie, beginning this Saturday. The cabler will premiere the ... Continue Reading →
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Colbert, Janney Join ‘Mr. Peabody’

DreamWorks Animation has announced that Stephen Colbert, of The Colbert Report fame, Emmy Award winner Allison Janney (The Help, The West Wing), Ellie Kemper (Bridesmaids, The Office), ... Continue Reading →
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Producers Guild Reveals Five Animated Movie Nominees

The Producers Guild of America (PGA) has announced the five titles nominated in the Best Animated Feature Award category. In what many awards watchers say may be a foreshadowing for ... Continue Reading →