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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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‘Twilight’s Rosenberg Onboard Netflix’s ‘Jessica Jones’

Twilight screenwriter Melissa Rosenberg, who was first tapped three years ago to create a TV drama for ABC based on Marvel’s Jessica Jones character, is said to be attached to ... Continue Reading →
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Marvel, Netflix Team Up for Four New Series

An unprecedented deal with Disney-owned Marvel TV will see four all-new live-action series and a mini-series based on the comic brands’ popular characters coming to Netflix beginning ... Continue Reading →
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‘Turbo’ TV Series Largely Produced in S. Korea

DreamWorks chief Jeffrey Katzenberg told reporters in Seoul that a large part of its upcoming Netflix Turbo series is being produced in South Korea. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ... Continue Reading →
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Katzenberg’s MIPCOM Keynote Tackles Evolving Industry

This year’s MIPCOM Personality of the Year, DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg, delivered his keynote speech at the Cannes event today, during which he theorized about ... Continue Reading →
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Global TV News Bytes

+ SLR Productions and co-producers Telegael and Top Draw Animation have welcomed Nine Network and ZDF Enterprises as broadcast partners for the new kids animated series Captain Flinn ... Continue Reading →
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Cinedigm, 4K Media to Offer ‘Yu-Gi-Oh!’ in Sept.

Cinedigm and 4K Media Inc. joined forces to bring the massive Yu-Gi-Oh! Franchise into the home entertainment marketplace for the first time in five years. Plans include a strategic ... Continue Reading →
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Netflix to Offer Scholastic Kids’ Shows

Streaming-video service Netflix will four seasons of The Magic School Bus and other Scholastic Media titles as it continues to beef up its children’s content. The company announced ... Continue Reading →
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‘Miffy’ Makes Friends with Netflix

Miffy and Friends, the charming stop-motion animated preschool series based on children’s writer/illustrator Dick Bruna‘s globally popular books, has found a new outlet ... Continue Reading →
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Cinedigm Is Buzzing with ‘The Hive’

Home entertainment company Cinedigm has added the N. American video, VOD and digital rights to animated preschool show The Hive to its catalog. The deal covers all 26 x half-hour episodes ... Continue Reading →