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Genius Brands signs deal with POW! Entertainment to create Stan Lee Universe

Through a groundbreaking joint venture between Genius Brands International and Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment, an agreement has been struck to create Stan Lee Universe. Stan Lee Universe will assume worldwide rights, in perpetuity, to the name, physical likeness, physical signature, live-action and animated motion picture, television, online,...

Toonz Animation Group announces Animation Masters Summit Digital edition

Animation Masters Summit, hosted by Technopark- based Toonz Media Group, is a prestigious event that brings together the greatest minds in the field of entertainment. While the summit is held every year in the city of Trivandrum, Kerala, this year, in response to the evolving circumstances, Toonz...

Warner Bros. announces new Scooby Doo movie to be released at Halloween

Warner Bros. Animation is preparing a new DVD and digital release feature titled Happy Halloween, Scooby Doo, in which the ghostbusting team meets none other than Elvira, Mistress of the Dark (Cassandra Peterson) and Bill Nye the Science Guy of all people! They will be battling famous Batman villain...

Disney+ unveils poster of new animated series ‘Phineas and Ferb the movie’

Disney+ has unveiled the first official poster and release date of Phineas & Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe. On 29 June, Disney+ dropped the teaser of the new 2D Disney animated film since Winnie The Pooh. The upcoming animated film will stream on the OTT platform, 28 August...

Netflix announces a new 2D animated series ‘DeadEndia’

Netflix and Blink Industries have announced a new 2D animated series, DeadEndia, based on the graphic novels of award-winning creator Hamish Steele. Produced by the Blink Industries studio in London, DeadEndia is quirky, spooky and hilarious at the same time and is slated to premiere globally on the streaming platform in...

CBS All Access announces animated series ‘Star Trek: Lower Decks’ premiere date

CBS All Access, ViacomCBS’ digital subscription video-on-demand and live streaming service, has announced its new half-hour animated comedy series Star Trek: Lower Decks will premiere on Thursday, August 6. Following the premiere, all 10 episodes of the first season will premiere weekly on Thursdays, exclusively for CBS All Access...

Nickelodeon and Point Grey Pictures to create ‘Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles’ movie

Nickelodeon along with Point Grey Pictures’ Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and James Weaver is creating an all-new CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles theatrical motion picture, a first for Nickelodeon Animation Studio. Jeff Rowe (Gravity Falls, Connected, Disenchantment) will direct the animated theatrical with Brendan O’Brien (Neighbors: Sorority Rising, Mike...

iQIYI announces animated series ‘Deer Squad’ to premiere on July 15

Innovative Chinese online entertainment service iQIYI announced that its original CG-animated series Deer Squad Season 1 will premiere July 15 on the platform. The colourful kids’ show will also air on Nickelodeon in Asia from August 2020, with plans to air internationally as well. “The release of Deer Squad is a...

‘Zootopia’ directors Byron Howard and Jared Bush to make Disney original ‘Encanto’

Zootopia directors Byron Howard and Jared Bush to helm Disney’s upcoming original animated movie titled Encanto. Walt Disney Animation Studios is developing a new film about a Brazilian family, who all have magical powers however, a young girl in the family has no powers. According to The Disinsider, Encanto means “charm”...

Disney announces to off air its UK TV channels

The Walt Disney Co. will be clicking off its children’s channels in the U.K., making its streaming platform Disney+ the only way for viewers in the country to access its content. The decision came down after the media giant failed to reach a new agreement with U.K....