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HULU releases its animation slate at TV Critics event

Hulu announced that it will premiere several new DreamWorks animated titles at the TV Critics Association press event today. As a new streaming home to future slates of DreamWorks Animation feature and library films, as well as brand-new original series, Hulu said the first three premieres to...

DC Comics release the new trailer of comic book ‘Green Lantern: Legacy’

DC recently released a new trailer for Green Lantern: Legacy, the new YA graphic novel that will track the story of a young new Green Lantern trying to make his way after inheriting the power of his grandmother’s power ring. Thirteen-year-old Tai Pham lives in the apartment...

Sony Pictures releases the trailer of ‘Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway’

Sony Pictures Ent. has released a new trailer for upcoming hybrid sequel Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway, which will see the loveable scamp hopping back into U.S. theatres on April 3. In this spot, we follow Peter (voiced by James Corden) and his cotton-tailed family out of...

HBO announces approval of three-part Aquaman series ‘King of Atlantis’

HBO Max announced Wednesday at the WarnerMedia Television Critics Association day, a green light for a three-part animated mini-series Aquaman: King of Atlantis that will be executive produced by James Wan (Aquaman and the upcoming Malignant) through his Atomic Monster production company. Based on the classic DC...

Visual Effects Society to sponsor the restoration of George Melies Collections

The Visual Effects Society has announced its sponsorship of The Méliès Collection, an unprecedented project to reconstruct and restore all of the original negatives of 88 short films created by pioneering French auteur Georges Mélies. As part of the Society’s collaboration, the VES will be credited in...

Nominations for animated movies revealed for 92nd Academy Awards

The nominations for this year’s Academy Awards were announced on 13th January 2020 by actors John Cho and Issa Rae in 24 categories. Here is the list of this year’s animation and VFX-related nominees: Best Animated Feature: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (Directed by...

Netherlands broadcaster NPO Zeppelin to picks up pre-school series Allie the Ellie

Dutch broadcaster NPO has picked up non-verbal preschool series Allie the Ellie (titled Ellie de Olifant in the Netherlands) for its children’s programming block NPO Zappelin. Created by Ellen Langendam (Nurdys) and produced through her prodco Art Wise, the animated series will be broadcast in February. The 13 x one-minute episodes...

Holy Cow launches a ‘The Last Asura’ at Delhi Comic Con 2019

Holy Cow Entertainment launched a new comic titled ‘The Last Asuran’ at the 2019 Delhi Comic-Con. Targeted towards teen adults, The Last Asuran basically tells the story of an MMA fighter Desh who also happens to be the last remaining Asura of the royal lineage. This book...

APC Kids seals the distribution deals with French kids channel Gulli

APC Kids, the children’s entertainment division of co-production and distribution company APC Studios, has inked a deal with the number one French kids free-to-air television channel Gulli (M6 Group) for series one and two of Kid-E-Cats which has seen the hit animated series airing on the channel...

Jon Favreau confirms the second season of ‘The Mandalorian’ on Disney+

“The Mandalorian” will officially be coming back to Disney Plus for a second season. Showrunner and creator Jon Favreau confirmed the renewal via Twitter, saying that the second instalment is slated to debut in Fall 2020. Favreau had previously teased that shooting on season 2 was already...