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Jim Gianopulos Tapped to Head Paramount Pictures

Viacom has announced that Jim Gianopulos has been appointed the new Chairman and CEO of its Paramount Pictures, effective April 3. The former Fox head is stepping in for Brad Grey, ... Continue Reading →
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Fox Animation Plans Hybrid ‘Memory Thief’ Adaptation

Fox Animation has acquired the rights to Bryce Moore’s children’s novel The Memory Thief for its live-action/animation hybrid features initiative. The story follows a boy with extraordinary ... Continue Reading →
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Alcon Tackles First Animation Project with ‘Darkmouth’

Alcon Entertainment is stepping into the animation dimension for the first time, announcing an adaptation of Irish author Shane Hagerty’s Darkmouth. The comedy-fantasy-adventure flick ... Continue Reading →
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TinyCo & Fox Team for ‘Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow’

TinyCo, a Jam City Company, and Fox Interactive have announced the development of a new mobile game inspired by the hit animated series, Futurama: Worlds of Tomorrow. The game features ... Continue Reading →
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Bay Area Kid Film Fest Celebrates ‘Women Breaking the Mold’

The Bay Area International Children’s Film Festival (BAICFF) is coming up on is 9th annual edition, set for March 10-12 at Chabot Space & Science Center. In celebration of ... Continue Reading →
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‘BoJack Horseman’ Takes TV Animation WGA Award

On Sunday night, Patton Oswalt hosted the 69th annual WGA Awards — with honors presented by the Writers Guild of America at dual ceremonies in New York and Los Angeles. The animated ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

’DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge’ Season 4 Clip “Insomnia Insanity” The fate of Hiccup and the Dragon Riders is left in the hands of the mysterious Mala and the Defenders ... Continue Reading →
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Mike Mitchell to Direct ‘Puff the Magic Dragon’ for Fox

Fox Animation is developing a live-action/animation hybrid feature inspired by the Peter, Paul and Mary song “Puff the Magic Dragon,” Deadline reports. The project will ... Continue Reading →
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2017 Writers Guild Awards Nominees Announced

The Writers Guild of America, West and Writers Guild of America, East have revealed the nominations for the 2017 Writers Guild Awards, recognizing outstanding writing for TV, new media, ... Continue Reading →
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Bento Box Presents ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Artists Showcase

Bento Box Entertainment will open December 1 a free exhibit of original artwork from the animators, artists and creative minds behind the hit FOX TV animated series Bob’s Burgers. ... Continue Reading →