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Disney- Pixar’s new animated film ‘Onward’ becomes its first film to showcase an LGBTQ character

Disney-Pixar’s Onward is going to be the first animated film from Disney to feature the first self-identified LGBTQ character. While Onward isn’t the first time Disney has featured its first LGBTQ character in its cinematic universe, it is the first animated film from The House of Mouse to have a character...

Popular kids show ‘Paw Patrol’ to be made into film, releasing in 2021

Leading global children’s entertainment company Spin Master is taking its powerhouse franchise PAW Patrol from the small screen to the big screen. The major motion picture animated feature film, a Spin Master Entertainment production in association with Nickelodeon Movies, will be distributed by Paramount Pictures. The film...

Popular 90’s TV show ‘Friends’ to make a comeback on HBO Max

All the Friends fans can rejoice, as the popular sitcom is coming back as the famous star cast has announced a reunion episode on their social media handles. They posted a Rolling Stone cover photo from the show’s early days. The newest episode will be available exclusively...

Aardaman announces ‘Shaun the Sheep’ to join Netflix from March this year

Aardman has announced Shaun and the Flock will return for a brand new 20 x 7’ series, causing more mayhem in Shaun the Sheep: Adventures from Mossy Bottom. The beloved character will start getting into new pastoral pickles on Netflix in the U.K., U.S., Canada and Latin America...

Russian production studio Red Carpet signs deal with Beijing Joy Culture Media

Russian television and film production studio, Red Carpet Studio, has signed a deal with Beijing Joy Culture Media for the toy show Space Dr. Cat and animated web series Blinky and Knobby. Launched in October 2019, Space Dr. Cat is a toy show with 2D-animated elements and tells a story of a...

Disney Junior announces the voice cast of its upcoming animated series ‘Mira, Royal Detective’

Disney Junior has announced the voice cast for its animated series Mira, Royal Detective which will premiere in the U.S. on 20 March, Friday, at 11:00 am EDT/PDT on Disney Channel and 7:00 pm EDT/PDT on Disney Junior. Disney Channel India will also be showing a sneak-peek on the...

Netflix announces new animated series ‘Mighty Express’, to debut in September

Netflix has picked up Spin Master Entertainment’s new CG-animated series Mighty Express. The 52 x 11-minute series will debut globally (excluding Canada) on the SVOD in September. Executive produced by Spin Master Entertainment EVP Jennifer Dodge and co-CEO Ronnen Harary, with Vancouver-based animation company Atomic Cartoons providing animation...

Netflix releases the new teaser for its hit original ‘Stranger Things 4’

Netflix has released the first teaser for Stranger Things 4, the upcoming fourth season of its breakout series, and it features a surprise reappearance of a fan-favourite character. The teaser doesn’t reveal too many details about the upcoming season, but it seems like the promise that the series...

Nominations for the prestigious British Animation Awards revealed

The finalists for the prestigious British Animation Awards 2020 have been revealed. Recognizing the very best in British animation across a variety of categories, the British Animation Awards (BAAs) – now in their 24th year – attract the great and the good from across the industry to...

DC to launch ‘Batman: The Adventures Continue’ this year

DC Comics will launch a new six-issue miniseries titled Batman: The Adventures Continue, which will be set in the same world as the acclaimed animated series from the ’90s. The show’s co-creator, Paul Dini, is teaming up with fellow producer Alan Burnett, and artist Ty Templeton to create...