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Nick Unveils Upcoming Toon Pipeline

Nickelodeon, which has a 30 year tradition of bringing groundbreaking toons to TV, has announced its programming slate for 2014-15 — which will include new animated series, re-ups ... Continue Reading →
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‘Archer’ Welcomes Kenny Loggins to the Danger Zone

At long last, the planets have properly aligned and legendary musician Kenny Loggins will be guest starring on the March 3 episode of FX’s comedy toon Archer! Loggins will lend ... Continue Reading →
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Genius Takes ‘Edison’s Secret Lab’ into Production

Genius Brands International has begun production on its new animated children’s series Thomas Edison’s Secret Lab. The pilot episode, titled “If the Fossil Fits,” ... Continue Reading →
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An Animated Conversation with Bill Plympton

In 1960, when Bill Plympton was 14, he mailed some cartoons he’d drawn to Disney in the hope of being hired. Not surprisingly, Disney declined. The good news: he had talent. The ... Continue Reading →
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‘Paperman’s’ Kahrs to Helm ‘Shedd’ at Paramount

The winner of last year’s Oscar for best animated short film has been hired by Paramount to direct the first original feature from its new animation department. John Kahrs, who ... Continue Reading →
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Exclusive Clips: Nick’s ‘Breadwinners,’ ‘TMNT’ and ‘SpongeBob’

Nickelodeon is helping Animag readers kick off the weekend with laughs with the launch of a first-look at the channel’s newest animated series Breadwinners from creators Steve ... Continue Reading →
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Nick Teams with USPS for SpongeBob MailPants

Today, Nickelodeon and the United States Postal Service are launching “SpongeBob MailPants,” and educational letter-writing program featuring SpongeBob to show kids the fun of ... Continue Reading →
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Miyazaki’s ‘The Wind Rises’ Wins N.Y. Critics’ Prize

The New York Film Critics Circle has selected Hayao Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises as the Best Animated Movie of the Year. The Circle is well known for being one of the earliest groups ... Continue Reading →
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Amazon Offers Day of Nickelodeon Deals

Need to get a jump on the impending Black Friday/Cyber Monday madness? Amazon.com and Nickelodeon have the kiddies covered with the launch of the “Nickelodeon Day of Deals” ... Continue Reading →
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Disney, Nick Celebrate Ratings Triumphs

Thanks to Sunday’s original programming fare—primarily of the live-action variety, notably the series’ finale of Shake It Up, the week’s #1 telecast in key demos—Disney ... Continue Reading →