Brent Haynes

Former MTV Animation Exec Brent Haynes Heads Shout! TV Dev

Shout! Studios, the multi-platform filmed entertainment distribution and production arm of Shout! Factory, has appointed Brent Haynes to the newly created role of Head of TV Development. ... Continue Reading →
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GKIDS & Shout! Tuck ‘Napping Princess’ in on Disc

Kenji Kamiyama’s highly acclaimed 2017 feature Napping Princess is coming home in North America this month when GKIDS and Shout! Factory present the whimsical reality-hopping adventure ... Continue Reading →
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‘My Entire High School’ Graduates to Disc Through Shout!

The much-lauded labor-of-love indie animation My Entire High School Sinking into the Sea is coming to Blu-ray combo pack on January 23, thanks to GKIDS and Shout! Factory. Available ... Continue Reading →
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Oscar Race Heats Up with 26 Animated Films

Twenty-six features have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 90th Academy Awards. The submitted features, listed in alphabetical order, are: The ... Continue Reading →
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Ghibli Films Come Home with New Blu-ray Bonus Features

Studio Ghibli, GKIDS and home entertainment distributor Shout! Factory have upgraded one of the most coveted animation collections, offering a raft of new Blu-ray & DVD Combo Pack ... Continue Reading →
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Weekend Releases: ‘Nut Job 2,’ ‘In This Corner,’ ‘Mune’

Looking to beat the heat this weekend? Here’s a rundown of the new and special US theatrical releases you can check out. New releases join ongoing runs of Captain Underpants: The ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes

New Trailer for ‘In This Corner of the World’ Shout! Factory and Funimation Films have a new trailer for the animated feature In This Corner of the World, which it will ... Continue Reading →
P. King Duckling

UYoung Greenlights ‘P. King Ducking’ Season 2, Signs Licensing Agents

UYoung has announced that a second 52 x 11 min. season of preschool comedy series P. King Duckling has been greenlit. Currently in development, the new batch of episodes are expected ... Continue Reading →
In This Corner of the World

Shout! Factory & Funimation to Bring ‘In This Corner of the World’ Stateside

Multiplatform media company Shout! Factory has tapped Funimation Films as its theatrical partner for a joint launch of acclaimed Japanese animated feature In This Corner of the World ... Continue Reading →
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Shout! Inks Multiyear Deal for ‘P. King Duckling’

Shout! Factory and Chinese entertainment company UYoung have secured an agreement that will bring preschool series P. King Duckling to the North American home entertainment market. ... Continue Reading →