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Simpsons, Belchers & Griffins Feature in Fox Fanfare at SDCC

FOX TV is heading to San Diego Comic-Con 2018 with special programming for seven hit series — includings its fan-favorite animated comedies Bob’s Burgers, The Simpsons and Family ... Continue Reading →
George Jenson

VFX Artist, Illustrator George Jenson Dies Age 87

Oscar-nominated visual effects artist, art director and illustrator George Jenson — whose credits include sci-fi classics Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977), Star Wars: ... Continue Reading →
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70th Emmy Awards Nominations: Cartoon Network Dominates Toon Contenders

Nominations for the 70th Annual Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning, with a few top categories presented live by Emmy nominated actress Samira Wiley (The Handmaid’s Tale) ... Continue Reading →
Gymnasia

Felix & Paul VR Gets Up Close with Dogs and Puppets

***This story originally appeared in the June/July ‘18 issue of Animation Magazine *** Fans of virtual reality and animation discovered something special from Felix & Paul Studios ... Continue Reading →
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Marvel Animation Unveils Plans for Comic-Con

While Marvel Studio features may not be having a presence at next month’s Comic-Con, Marvel Animation and Marvel TV are making sure fans will get plenty of fun superhero panels and ... Continue Reading →
Saturn Awards

‘Coco,’ ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Pick Up Saturn Awards

Pixar’s Coco and Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels were the big animation winners at the Saturn Awards on Thursday. Disney/Marvel’s Black Panther was the evening’s mightiest champ, ... Continue Reading →
Karen Miller

Top Exec Karen Miller Ankles Disney for Uni Kids

Veteran Disney Channel executive Karen K. Miller has joined Universal Kids as Senior VP of Content. Miller, who was most recently the VP of worldwide programming strategy, acquisitions ... Continue Reading →
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News Bytes: ‘Bat Pat’s’ New Home, ‘Masha’s’ World Cup Fever, Fox’s Diversity Push and More

‘Bat Pat’ Flies to Toon-A-Vision Atlantyca’s animated series Bat Pat is flapping its wings to the launch of Toon-A-Vision, the new free cable TV service and only kids and family ... Continue Reading →
2018 Annecy International Animated Film Festival and MIFA

Animation’s A-List Heads to Annecy!

This year’s Annecy International Animated Film Festival and MIFA market (June 11-16 & 12-15) will collect some of the brightest lights in the international animation scene in ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: The Deal with the FOX Deal, Seed’s Synesthetic ‘Finger Machines,’ Rodeo Wrangles ‘Jumanji’ FX & More

Comcast’s Fox Bid Would Carry Less Antitrust Risk Than Disney’s, Says Comcast-Backed Expert On the heels of Comcast’s cash offer reveal, Geoffrey Manne (exec director of the nonprofit ... Continue Reading →