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VIDEO: Moana – Dwayne Johnson Sings “You’re Welcome” Enjoy a delightfully hubristic ditty from Dwayne Johnson’s demigod character Maui from Disney’s ... Continue Reading →
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BAFTA Children’s Awards Nominees Announced

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has announced this year’s British Academy Children’s Awards nominees. Live-action educational parody Horrible Histories snagged three ... Continue Reading →
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VFX Pioneer Ken Ralston Receiving VES Lifetime Achievement Award

The Visual Effects Society has named multiple Academy Award-winning visual effects pioneer Ken Ralston as the recipient of the VES Lifetime Achievement Award to be presented at the ... Continue Reading →
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Nelvana Shows Off New Look, New Shows at MIP

Premiere Canadian animation company Nelvana — part of Corus Entertainment — made a splash at MIPCOM, announcing an exciting brand refresh, including a new logo and a slate ... Continue Reading →
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DreamWorks Settles in Anti-Poaching Suit, Disney Is Last Holdout

Another domino has fallen in the two-plus-year suit by animation artists alleging wage-fixing and anti-poaching agreements between major studios, with DreamWorks Animation reaching ... Continue Reading →
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BBC America Presents ‘Doctor Who: The Power of the Daleks’ in Theaters Nationwide BBC America and Fathom Events will present the animated adaptation of the (partially) lost sci-fi ... Continue Reading →
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John McKenna to Head One Animation

One Animation (Oddbods, Insectibles) announces that it is continuing its rapid expansion with the hiring of animation industry heavyweight and producer, John McKenna, as studio head. ... Continue Reading →
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Marc Lumer to Head Green Gold Animation LA

India’s Green Gold Animation (Super Bheem) is pursuing overseas expansion, announcing a new US facility opening in Los Angeles. The new studio will focus on developing animated content ... Continue Reading →
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Loot Crate and Sanrio Unveil “Sanrio Small Gift Crate” Subscription at New York Comic-Con Fans of Hello Kitty, Chococat, Gudetama and the rest of the gang can join up for “small ... Continue Reading →
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Disney’s Live-Action ‘Mulan’ Gets Winter 2018 Release Date The film bows in theaters November 2, 2018, and the studio is launching a global casting search for a Chinese actress ... Continue Reading →