The Smurfs

New CG Smurfs TV Series Is Ready to Roll

The Smurfs are coming back to TV in a big way. Peyo’s little blue guys (and one gal) will be making their way to the small screen in a new CG-animated 11-minutes format show thanks ... Continue Reading →
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Emmy-Winning ‘Smurfs’ Director-Producer Gerard Baldwin Dies Age 89

Gerard Baldwin, an American director, writer, producer and educator whose prolific TV animation career spanned more than 40 years, died on April 18 in Kingwood, Texas at age 89. Born ... Continue Reading →
Koati

Timeless Films Selling ‘Koati’ at Cannes, Starring Sofia Vergara

Timeless Films has announced it will kick off worldwide rights sales to upcoming animated feature Koati at the Cannes Film Festival in May. The plucky animal adventure is directed by ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: New Clip for ‘Digimon’ Flick Out 1/31, ‘My Moon’ Screening, ‘Inside Out’ TV Debut & More

The Smurf Experience: Coming Late Summer! Hop a flight to Belgium and prepare to get Smurfed with this immersive plunge into the magical world of Peyo’s beloved blue beings. The fun ... Continue Reading →
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Imira Closes Slew of TV Deals Ahead of NATPE Miami

Madrid-based kids and family content distribution leader Imira Entertainment announces a raft of key sales deals in Latin America and the US as well as EMEA regions in the run up to ... Continue Reading →
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Boomerang Plans “A Very Merry Jerry” December Line-Up

A festive feast of premieres and classics are on the holiday menu at cartoon destination Boomerang throughout December. This includes brand-new seasonally themed episodes starring the ... Continue Reading →
Cam & Leon

MIP Cancun: Imira Heads South with 9 New Series

Spain-based Imira Entertainment is landing in Mexico this week with nine new series on offer to buyers at MIP Cancun (www.mipcancun.com). The kids & family content distributor already ... Continue Reading →
The Smurfs

IMPS & Dupuis Plan New ‘Smurfs’ Series

Peyo’s little blue mushroom-dwellers are going to return to the small screen once more, as official licensor IMPS announces it is joining forces with Dupuis Audiovisuel to create ... Continue Reading →
Sandra, the Fairytale Detective

Imira Announces Multiple Distrib Deals Ahead of Annecy

Spain-based Imira has announced the closing of a number of distribution deals in advance of this week’s MIFA at Annecy. Imira has closed with Netflix a deal for multiple titles, ... Continue Reading →
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‘Ozzy’ Gets Exclusive US Pre-Run on DIRECTV

AT&T will be giving DIRECTV customers an exclusive early look at Spanish-Canadian CG feature, Ozzy, ahead of its theatrical debut on April 21. The English language voice cast features ... Continue Reading →