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Brenda Freeman Named Head of TV Marketing for DWA

Former Turner Animation chief marketing officer Brenda Freeman is joining DreamWorks Animation as the acclaimed studio’s new head of television marketing. Freeman brings extensive ... Continue Reading →
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Nick’s Preschool Literacy Toon ‘Wallykazam!’ Debuts Feb. 3

Wallykazam!, a new animated preschool series with a pro-literacy theme, is set to debut Feb. 3 at 1 p.m. ET/PT the first of 26 episodes on Nickelodeon. Wallykazam! follows the adventures ... Continue Reading →
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‘The Simpsons’ Is Being Shopped for Cable Syndication

Twentieth Television will be shopping off-network syndicated repeats of The Simpsons to cable networks in the coming year, says The Hollywood Reporter. The long-running Fox hit which ... Continue Reading →
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Eisner’s Tornante Seals Multi-Year Deal with Universal

Former Disney CEO Michael Eisner is back in the big studio features game. The Hollywood Reporter had the scoop this morning that Eisner’s Tornante Company has signed a multi-year ... Continue Reading →
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Pitch Party 2012: Nickelodeon’s Jenna Boyd Named Judge!

We have another exciting Pitch Party Judge announcement! Coming in under the wire for the 2012 contest is Nickelodeon’s SVP of animation development, Jenna Boyd! Online voting for ... Continue Reading →
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Cuppa Coffee to Animate ‘The Osbournes’

Toronto-based house Cuppa Coffee is producing a new stop-motion animated series called The F’n Osbournes. Studio founder Adam Shaheen will bring the series to the MIPTV confab in ... Continue Reading →
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Cuppa Coffee Animates ‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’

Fresh off earning a Gemini nomination for animating Nick at Nite’s Glenn Martin, DDS, Toronto-based Cuppa Coffee Studios will lend its expertise to a stop-motion comedy based on the ... Continue Reading →
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Watchdog Group Barks About Toons’ Adult Content

Activist group the Parents Television Council has called for a sweeping reform of the TV content rating system in order to combat what it calls “shocking levels of sex and drug references” ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Debuts Holiday Outings for ‘Penguins of Madagascar, ‘Glenn Martin, DDS’

Nickelodeon has announced its holiday programming lineup, featuring all-new holiday-themed animated entries from The Penguins of Madagascar and Glenn Martin, DDS. The Penguins episode, ... Continue Reading →