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Silvergate Media Launches Distribution Arm

U.K.-based indie animation company Silvergate Media is launching its own TV distribution arm, to be led by new SVP Global TV Distribution & Consumer Products (Americas & France), ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Toons Go Global with Raft of Deals

Viacom International Media Networks has signed multiple deals with international broadcasters for three of its most popular Nickelodeon animated programs for kids and preschoolers: ... Continue Reading →
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Craig Bartlett Offers Inspiring Keynote at Ottawa

If you were a kid in the ’90s, then chances are Craig Bartlett’s hugely popular Nickelodeon series Hey Arnold! played an important part in your childhood. The talented animator ... Continue Reading →
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‘South Park,’ ‘Mickey Mouse’ Earn Creative Emmys

Last night’s 65th Annual Creative Arts revealed several additional winners to the juried list that was previously announced. Here they are: Outstanding Animated Program South ... Continue Reading →
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Eight Shows to Track Down at MIP Junior

One of the great draws of the MIP Junior market in Cannes (Oct. 5 and 6 at the Carlton Hotel) is that buyers and execs can take a look at the kids’ entertainment crystal ball ... Continue Reading →
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Rising Stars of Animation

2013’s crop of up-and-coming animators proves there’s still room for originality and inventiveness in the toon landscape.       Graham Annable Graham Annable Co-director, ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Renews ‘Sanjay and Craig’ for Season 2

Nickelodeon has ordered a 20-episode second season of the animated comedy series Sanjay and Craig. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the series’ second season will begin airing ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Debuts New ‘Dora’ Special Sept. 22

Nickelodeon‘s beloved preschooler star returns for a new primetime special, Dora’s Great Roller Skate Adventure, premiering Sunday, Sept. 22, at 7 p.m. (ET/PT). In the half-hour ... Continue Reading →
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Guru Appoints Lambur Director of Sales

Guru Studio has appointed Ian Lambur to the new role of director of sales. Reporting to VP Mary Bredin, Lambur will manage worldwide sales of the company’s programs, which include ... Continue Reading →
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TAC Reinvents Itself for 10-Year Anniversary

TAC, The Animation Conference, has undergone some big changes for its 10th anniversary this year including a new vision, a new venue and an additional day. This year’s conference ... Continue Reading →