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Rainbow’s 44 Cats picks up Golden Dolphin award at China’s International Animation Festival

The animated children’s series, 44 Cats, has been awarded the Golden Dolphin for Best Animated Series in the overseas category at the Cyber Sousa Competition, part of the Xiamen International Animation Festival, the premiere festival for animation and comics in China. The XIAF is supported by ASIFA (the Association Internationale …

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Llama Llama season two to launch on Netflix this month

Season two of the popular animated preschool series, Llama Llama is to launch on Netflix later this week, with Jennifer Garner returning to her role as Mama Llama. Developed by Genius Brands International, Llama Llama series one launched on Netflix in January 2018 to a worldwide Netflix audience. It made …

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Dr Seuss Enterprises grows awards cabinet with Gold W³ Award

Dr Seuss Enterprises’ The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About That has been selected by The Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts to receive a 2019 Gold W³ Award for “Arcade Escapade,” one of the series’ new digital games. This will mark the sixth award win for the acclaimed …

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Xilam’s Oggy and the Cockroaches pre-school spin-off, Oggy Oggy lands on Netflix

The French production company, Xilam Animation will produce an original CGO animated pre-school series, Oggy Oggy, based on the hit franchise Oggy and the Cockroaches, for the streaming platform, Netflix. In the new series, Oggy is freed from the ceaseless tyranny of the cockroaches and lives in a fantasy world …

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Aardman’s Peter Lord and BBC Children’s Sarah Muller to lead Manimation keynotes

Manimation, the UK’s annual gathering of the animation community, has detailed this year’s keynote, welcoming speeches fromPeter Lord, co-founder and creative director of Aardman Animations, and Sarah Muller, head of BBC Children’s acquisitions and independent animation. The Manchester event will gather key industry players together to offer creative and business …

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Coolabi taps Fantawild to bring Clangers to the Chinese market

Chinese animation leader Fantawild and international rights owner Coolabi Group, have struck up a new partnership to bring the pre-school brand, Clangers to the Chinese market. At the annual Fantawild Animation Expo last week, Jeremy Banks, CEO of Coolabi Group, said: “I knew that we had to work with Fantawild in …

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Crunchyroll partners with Webtoon to co-produce original animated content

Anime specialists, Crunchyroll has partnered with the digital comics publisher, Webtoon, to develop and co-produce new, original animated content.  The partnership will delve into Webtoon vast vault of properties, while both companies will handle the distribution, licensing and retail of each new series. Crunchyroll general manager, Joanne Waage, said: “We …

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Scotland’s Maramedia picks up rights to Michael Bond’s Olga da Polga

The Scottish children’s entertainment production company, Maramedia has acquired the rights to develop a new kids’ series based on Olga da Polga, a book series created by the celebrated children’s author and creator of Paddington Bear, Michael Bond. The series will follow Olga da Polga, a loveable and imaginative guinea …

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Masha and the Bear grows international reach with new global broadcast partners

The popular children’s animated series, Masha and the Bear is continuing to grow its international reach, having secured a new broadcast slot with Cartoon Network Turkey, as well as a successful launch of its fourth series on Netflix and other platforms around the world. In partnership with Warner Media, Masha …

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