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‘Roger Ramjet’ Creator Fred Crippen Dies Age 90

Fred Crippen, the prolific animator, writer, producer, director and founder of Pantomime Pictures who created the famous 1960s series Roger Ramjet, passed away March 22 at the age of ... Continue Reading →
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The Cartel Grows Toon Arm, Taps Ellis as Manager

L.A.-based full-service management and production company The Cartel is expanding its animation and family division. The company has tapped former agent and 17-year entertainment industry ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Bringing Toon Town Tour to Life at Comic-Con

Nickelodeon is planning a whirlwind tour through must-visit classic cartoon locales to Comic-Con International San Diego 2017. From July 20-23, attendees can step into the O-Town of ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Invites the ‘90s to Comic-Con

Nickelodeon and its library programming block The Splat are opening the vaults for a slime-tastic, immersive experience at Comic-Con International in San Diego (July 21-14). Based out ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Mattel Launches Digital Content Division Led by Catharin Balsam-Schwaber Mattel Creations launches ahead of MIPTV with American Girl’s WellieWishers and new Barbie Dreamtopia TV movie. ArtCenter ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

Star Wars Han Solo Spinoff: Actor Shortlist Revealed Variety reveals top dozen contenders for lead role in 2018 flick. The Not-So-Secret History of Comics Drawn by Women The Guardian’s ... Continue Reading →
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Len Uhley to Receive WGA Animation Award

Veteran television animation writer Len Uhley (Ben 10, Static Shock, Duck Tales) is set receive the Writers Guild of America, West Animation Writers Caucus’ 2014 Animation Writing ... Continue Reading →
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Licensing Expo News Bytes

+ Nickelodeon Consumer Products unveiled a score of merchandising partners for the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie (Aug. 8). Toys will launch at Target and Target.com next month. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Sendokai Champions’ Set for Syfy Kids

Animated action-comedy Sendokai Champions will debut on KidsCo’s exclusive SyFy Kids block next Thursday, October 10. The show, co-produced by TVE, Planeta Junior and Kotoc, will ... Continue Reading →
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Saban/MarVista Send ‘Power Rangers’ to the U.K.

Saban Brands and MarVista Entertainment have licensed the latest installment of the Power Rangers franchise, Saban’s Power Rangers: Megaforce, to the United Kingdom’s Channel ... Continue Reading →