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Disney’s Thomas O. Staggs Stepping Down Presumed Bob Iger successor is departing COO post at Walt Disney Co. and leaving the company after 20 years. Nine International TV Executives ... Continue Reading →
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KLIK! Amsterdam Animation Festival Tours Europe with Dutch Filmmakers and Screenings Screenings at studios, schools and festivals will bring a taste of The Netherlands to 9 cities in ... Continue Reading →
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Debra Pierson Appointed GM of Kid Genius Channel

Genius Brands International has named former Kabillion executive and respected distribution, production, licensing and merchandising expert Debra Pierson as General Manager of its Kid ... Continue Reading →
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Zootopia Nears $700M Global; The Revenant Crosses $50M in China Batman v Superman also enjoyed a massive weekend, despite critics’ misgivings. Film Review: The Wild Life Variety‘s ... Continue Reading →
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Animated Movies Hit High Point; So Do Studios’ Costs, Potential Rewards Bloomberg reporter Kyle Stock examines the crowded animation release calendar for 2016 and weighs the financial ... Continue Reading →
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‘Whisker Haven’ Season 2 Arrives on Disney Junior App

The most majestic menagerie in all the land returns this week as season 2 of Whisker Haven Tales with the Palace Pets premieres March 16 on the Disney Junior app, following a special ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Tops Global Ranking of the Most Powerful Brands in 2016 The house that Mickey built is joined by LEGO, Nike and Google on Brand Finance’s Top 10. New Star Wars Rebels clip: ... Continue Reading →
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‘LEGO NEXO Knights’ Hits CN on Monday

An all new animated series from the LEGO Group kicks off on Cartoon Network on Monday, January 11 as LEGO NEXO Knights debut at 5:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The CG adventure-comedy will premiere ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix Adding 7 New Shows for Older Kids

Netflix has announced that it will be adding seven new, original series — the majority of which are animated — to its streaming offerings in the next couple of years. Beginning ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘LEGO Star Wars: Droid Tales – Mission to Mos Eisley’ Coming to XD

Disney XD will be premiering the third episode of its all-new series of LEGO minifig retellings of the Star Wars saga this Monday, September 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. The latest, LEGO Star ... Continue Reading →