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Disney Junior Orders Season 5 of ‘Doc McStuffins’

Disney Junior is following doctor’s orders, re-upping its Peabody Award-winning animated hit Doc McStuffins for a fifth season. Since its March 2012 premiere, the show has received ... Continue Reading →
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9 Story Hawks ‘Numb Chucks’ S2 to Cartoon Network LatAm

9 Story Media Group has licensed season two of its animated comedy series Numb Chucks (52 x 11) to Cartoon Network Latin America. The first season premiered on the network in 2014 across ... Continue Reading →
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CalArts Symposium Explores Gender Bias in Animation

This year, three of the 10 all time highest-grossing animated movies hit theaters, highlighting the influence of these films. And in a time when the roles of women in film, both on ... Continue Reading →
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Big Bad Boo’s ‘1001 Nights’ Heads to China

Big Bad Boo Studios has secured a multi-year deal with Big Bad Boo Studios’s children channel, CCTV-14, for its animated comedy series 1001 Nights. Aimed at kids ages 6-9, the show ... Continue Reading →
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Jane Fonda Casts Spell on ‘Elena and the Secret of Avalor’ TV Movie

Iconic actress Jane Fonda will be voicing an evil sorceress in the new TV movie Elena and the Secret of Avalor, which will premiere as a special simulcast on Sunday, November 20 at ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

VIDEO: Universes Within – Marvel’s Doctor Strange Featurette Doctor Strange gets its IMAX 3D Sneak Peek, and happy fans get a special look at the filmic world. Tickets are ... Continue Reading →
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Blondes Have More Fun in Disney Channel ‘Tangled’ Teaser

Disney Channel has unveiled the first teaser trailer for the upcoming 2D animated adventure Tangled: The Series, premiering on air in 2017. The spot launched online Friday morning, ... Continue Reading →
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Umbrella to Rep ‘Wissper’ and ‘Tip the Mouse’ in LatAm

German brand management and media company m4e AG has appointed Umbrella – The Latin America Licensing Group, as the agent for preschool properties Wissper and Tip the Mouse in ... Continue Reading →
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John Rood Named Disney Channels Head of Marketing

Disney Channels Worldwide has hired on permanently John Rood as Senior Vice President of Marketing. Rood, who had been consulting with the division for the last 10 months, steps in ... Continue Reading →
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‘Counterfeit Cat’ Goes Worldwide on Disney TV

Tricon Kids & Family’s award-winning, original animated comedy Counterfeit Cat (52 x 11, plus 11 x 2) is sinking its claws into the global broadcast scene. The 2D series is ... Continue Reading →