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Hulu Inks First-Look Deal with Former Adult Swim Exec Nick Weidenfeld

Hulu is looking to step up its adult-targeted toon offerings, having signed a first-look deal with Nick Weidenfeld, to develop and executive produce new animated projects for the platform. ... Continue Reading →
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Harland Williams’ ‘Puppy Dog Pals’ to Sit, Stay on Disney TV

A “pugtastic” new animated series is coming to screens, with Puppy Dog Pals set to premiere Friday, April 14 at 10:30 a.m. ET with two back-to-back episodes on Disney Channel, which ... Continue Reading →
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Comedy Central Announces Season 2 for ‘Chamberlain Heights’

Months ahead of its debut, Comedy Central announced at San Diego Comic-Con that it has renewed its new urban, coming-of-age animated series Legends of Chamberlain Heights for a second ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Junior Announces ‘Vampirina,’ ‘Puppy Dog Tails’

Disney Junior has ordered two new animated series and put in second season orders for The Lion Guard and Goldie & Bear, it was announced by EVP of Original Programming and General ... Continue Reading →
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Bento Box Named NYTVF Development Partner

The New York Television Festival organizers today announced that Emmy Award-winning animation studio Bento Box Entertainment is its first development partner for the 2016 edition. The ... Continue Reading →
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‘Awesomes’ Season 3 Set for Hulu

Hulu has announced its fall slate of original programming, including the return of super-powered animated sitcom The Awesomes. Season three of show will begin streaming weekly on Tuesday, ... Continue Reading →
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Comedy Central Greenlights ‘Legends of Chamberlain Heights’

Comedy Central has put in an order with executive producers Bento Box Entertainment for 10 episodes of its original, urban coming-of-age animated tale Legends of Chamberlain Heights. ... Continue Reading →
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Bento Box to Produce Slate of Shows for TELETOON

Corus Entertainment is partnering with Bento Box Entertainment on a multi-year co-development and production deal to create a slate of original series for TELETOON’s primetime ... Continue Reading →
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Bento Box Clip Welcomes U.S. Labor Secretary

Bento Box Entertainment’s Atlanta studio hosted a visit last Friday from U.S. Secretary of Labor Tom Perez, who was conducting a pre-Labor Day tour of five cities to praise job-creation ... Continue Reading →
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Hulu Orders Season 3 for ‘The Awesomes’

Hulu Original has renewed for a third season the animated series The Awesomes from Seth Meyers and Mike Shoemaker. The adult animated series starring Meyers is in its second season ... Continue Reading →