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Daily News Bytes: ‘Little Mermaid’ Told by Emoji, ‘Equestria Girls’ Debuts, ‘Breadwinner’ Arrives & More

15 Years Later, ‘Clone High’ Creators Look Back at Their Cult-Classic Cartoon EW catches up with Phil Lord and Chris Miller, now accomplished filmmakers behind hit features The ... Continue Reading →
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‘Fireman Sam’ Celebrates 30th Anniversary with Royal Pontypandy Pomp!

International kids’ TV icon Fireman Sam is celebrating his 30th onscreen anniversary on Friday with a special Royal Episode debuting on Cartoonito and Channel 5’s Milkshake! in ... Continue Reading →
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New Hulk/Black Widow Funko Short Debuts

Marvel and Funko have collaborated to create a second season of the popular Marvel Funko animated shorts, the third of which, Tick Tick Smash, was released today. In the new offering, ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Moana’ in Maori, Disney vs. LA Times, Bots Create Nightmare Kid Vids & More

’Thor: Ragnarok’ – 12 Revelations from Director Taika Waititi For example, the helmer of Hunt for the Wilderpeople and What We Do in the Shadows has set a new self-cameo record ... Continue Reading →
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Aeroplane Announces ‘The Fixies’ Live Show US Tour

Moscow-based production and licensing company Aeroplane Productions (www.aeroplaneproductions.com) announces the North American premiere of live stage show The Fixie Show: How Tom Thomas ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Animation & Cartoon Hangover Launch 1st Incubator Film ‘The Summoning’

Sony Pictures Animation and Frederator Networks (a WOW! Unlimited Media company) has debuted its first GO! Cartoons incubator short: The Summoning. The fruits of the program, first ... Continue Reading →
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MoMedia Herds ‘Simon’s Cat’ S2 into Digital Stores

Digital distributor/content management company MoMeda has inked a string of VOD deals for season 2 of comedy cartoon Simon’s Cat. The series of agreements will see the Endemol ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Clips, ‘Cars 3′ on Digital, Frederator Hits 1 Billion Views & More

The Strange, Spooky Story Behind ‘Michael Jackson’s Halloween’ Vanity Fair‘s Yohana Desta gets the down-low on the all-star, one-hour TV special announced this ... Continue Reading →
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Free Webinar to Focus on “Bringing African Stories to the World”

On November 4, a free webinar organized by Animate Africa will share key info and first-hand case study accounts with animators and storytellers across the continent, exploring what ... Continue Reading →
My Little Pony: Equestria Girls

Hasbro’s ‘My Little Pony: Equestria Girls’ Series Coming to YouTube

Hot on the hooves of the highly anticipated new movie (out now through Lionsgate), Hasbro continues to find fresh pastures for its popular ponies. Just announced, a brand-new My Little ... Continue Reading →