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Sony Moves Lin-Manuel Miranda Project ‘Vivo’ Up

If you’re one of the many who couldn’t get the tunes from Moana out of your head, you’ll be pleased to hear that the animation world’s next dose of Lin-Manuel ... Continue Reading →
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ADG Honors Ron Clements & John Musker with William Cameron Menzies Award

Oscar-nominated Disney Animation filmmakers Ron Clements and John Musker (Moana, The Princess and the Frog) have been announced as the 2018 recipients of the William Cameron Menzies ... Continue Reading →
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ABC to Premiere ‘Olaf’s Frozen Adventure’ on Dec. 14

After proving not to be the perfect short to accompany Pixar’s Coco in theaters, Disney’s Olaf’s Frozen Adventure will make its TV debut on ABC this Thursday, Dec. 14 at 8 p.m. ... Continue Reading →
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Brittney Jorgensen Upped at Expanding Renegade Animation

As it continues to grow its original programming unit, Renegade Animation announces the promotion of Brittney Jorgensen to the newly-created title of Head of Marketing and Development. ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Axes Its ‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ Movie

Disney is abandoning Gigantic, its upcoming feature adaptation of Jack and the Beanstalk, according to Deadline.com. The project, which was slated for a Thanksgiving 2020 release date ... Continue Reading →
Sonic the Hedgehog

Sony Pictures Too Slow for ‘Sonic’

The upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog movie hit a bit of a bumper today when Sony let their film rights expire. It will find a home in the Green Hill Zone of Paramount pictures. Luckily for ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Starship Troopers’ Tix, Andy Serkis in ‘Apes,’ CG Sharks & More

Tickets Now on Sale for ‘Starship Troopers: Traitors of Mars’ Don’t miss your chance to see the all-new CG animated installment of the hit franchise, hitting theaters nationwide ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Irish Animator’s Video Game Is the First to Qualify for an Oscar Entertainment becomes increasingly intersectional, as David OReilly has confirmed that his expansive interactive experience ... Continue Reading →
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Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner to Play Pumbaa and Timon in ‘Lion King’ Jon Favreau’s live-action revamp of the iconic Disney animated feature also stars Donald Glover as “Simba” ... Continue Reading →
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FMX Adds ‘Valerian,’ ‘Rogue One’ to VFX Track; Plus ‘LEGO Batman,’ ‘Moana,’ ‘Smurfs’

The audiovisual confab FMX is rapidly approaching, with the organizers announcing even more cutting edge additions to its informative tracks on animation, effects, VR, games and more. ... Continue Reading →