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Question for the Week of December 2 2013

Which animated feature do you think deserves the Oscar this year? Frozen (Disney) The Croods (Fox/DreamWorks) The Wind Rises (Disney/Studio Ghibli) Despicable Me 2 (Universal/Illumination) Ernest ... Continue Reading →
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‘Room on the Broom,’ ‘Adventure Time’ Win BAFTAs

BBC’s acclaimed TV special Room on the Broom, Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time and BBC/Aarmdan’s Timmy Time were among the top TV winners at last night’s British ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ — Oh No, They Killed Someone!

Taking a page from The Simpsons’ playbook, Fox’s animated series Family Guy killed off a major character during the “Life of Brian” episode which aired on Sunday ... Continue Reading →
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‘The Simpsons’ Sam Simon to Receive WGA Award

Veteran television writer-producer Sam Simon, who co-developed Fox’s long-running animated series The Simpsons and has been a writer, producer, and director on Taxi, Cheers, The ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ Actors Score a Heavy Pay Raise

Here’s a news flash: Alex Borstein, Seth Green, Mila Kunis and Mike Henry—who provide the voices for Lois Griffin, Chris Griffin, Meg Griffin and Cleveland Brown on Family Guy ... Continue Reading →
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Fox-TV Reveals Holiday Animated Slate

Fox is offering a slew of seasonal programming treats this year, with new and returning Thanksgiving and holiday themed episodes of favorite shows decking its lineup, kicking off this ... Continue Reading →
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FXX Signs Mega Deal to Stream ‘The Simpsons’

Cowabunga, Dude! FXX has paid a nine-figure sum to make full seasons of long-running animated hit The Simpsons for online streaming and to bring the Fox show to cable for the first ... Continue Reading →
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‘Family Guy’ in Trouble with Parents TV Council Again

The Nov. 10 episode of Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy has awakened the wrath of Parents TV Council. Deadline.com reports that the watchdog group is encouraging members to file broadcast ... Continue Reading →
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Patrick Warburton to Host 41st Annies

The 41st Annual Annie Awards, will be hosted by popular comic actor and voice-over star Patrick Warburton, on Feb. 1st, 2014 at UCLA’s Royce Hall. “We are really excited ... Continue Reading →
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Fox TV Orders New MacFarlane and Hentemann Toon

Does Fox TV really need more Seth MacFarlane toons? The top brass at the TV channel certainly thinks so, since it has just placed a 13-episode order for the new animated series, Bordertown ... Continue Reading →