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Hulu Inks ‘Uglydolls’ Animation Franchise Deal with STX Ent.

Streaming service Hulu is boosting its family programming lineup with a new agreement with STX Entertainment for the oddly adorable Uglydolls franchise. The deal includes a 26-episode ... Continue Reading →
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Clips: Terry Gross Guests on ‘Clarence,’ Robert Rodriguez Meets ‘Uncle Grandpa’

Things are heating up on Cartoon Network this month with two sizzling guest appearances lighting up a string of new episodes of Clarence and Uncle Grandpa. (Scroll down to check out ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Video: Lindalee & Jeremy Zag Talk ‘Miraculous’ Pint-sized reporter Lindalee Rose interviews Zagtoons founder Jeremy Zag about what’s in store for his breakout superhero stars ... Continue Reading →
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Joint Venture to Fund ‘Household Pests,’ ‘Mean Margaret’

United Media Capital announced that it has formed a joint venture fund with Pigmental Studios and United Independents Group to co-finance a slate of upcoming animated and live-action ... Continue Reading →
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Robert Rodriguez Tapped to Direct Live-Action ‘Jonny Quest’

Warner Bros. has brought on action helmer Robert Rodriguez to co-write and direct its live-action feature adaptation of the cult hit Hanna-Barbera adventure toon Jonny Quest. Rodriguez ... Continue Reading →
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Oscar Watch: Best Visual Effects Contenders

The short list of visual effects films that will head to the annual bake-off won’t be known until early in December, but the race is still a hot one that’s proving more ... Continue Reading →
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First ‘Dame to Kill For’ Trailer Hits Web

Dimension Films has released the (long awaited) first trailer for Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez’s stylized graphic novel adaptation Sin City: A Dame to Kill For. Yes, it’s ... Continue Reading →
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Bruce Willis Confirmed for ‘Sin City’ Sequel

While attending the Sundance festival, director Robert Rodriguez revealed more details about the upcoming sequel to his 2005 feature Sin City, which was based on Frank Miller’s acclaimed ... Continue Reading →
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Rodriguez’s New Quickdraw Animation Preps ‘Heavy Metal’

Director Robert Rodriguez is getting into animation, announcing he’s formed a new company called Quickdraw Animation and that it is already working on a new feature film version ... Continue Reading →
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The Return of ‘Fright Night,’ Conan’ and ‘Spy Kids’

While there are no animated features debuting in theaters this weekend, there are plenty of CG-laden summer thrills to go around that will spell competition for returning titles such ... Continue Reading →