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DreamWorks Animation Releases New "Home" Lyric Video for "Feel the Light"

NYCC 2014: Looking at "Home" and "Penguins of Madagascar" with DreamWorks Animation

DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., has released a new lyric video for “Feel the Light” by Jennifer Lopez, which will be part of the soundtrack to Home, the next feature film from the studio set for release on March 27, 2015. HOME Animation Release: March 27, 2015, in 3D Director: Tim Johnson Screenplay:  based upon the […]

PR: 'Take That' Singer Howard Donald Brings Magic To Nick Jr. UK

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Take That Singer Records Voice for Preschool Series Wallykazam!  Monday, 23rd February, 2015 –Take That star Howard Donald lends his vocal talents to Nick Jr. as the singer records a voice for the showWallykazam! Recording his part in a central-London production house on Friday, Howard worked with the Nick Jr. team on determining the perfect […]

PR: Prepare For Monster Truck Adventures In "Blaze and the Monster Machines" On Nick Jr. UK

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Ready, Set, Go! Join Blaze and his monster machine friends as they race their way on to Nick Jr. UK this March.  Fasten your seatbelt and hold on tight for brand new animated series Blaze and the Monster Machines,racing onto Nick Jr. with an hour-long premiere on Friday 6th March at 4:00pm. The series follows […]

Review: "The Book of Life" Blu-ray is a Delightful Feast of Excess

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The Book of Life is an exuberant, almost overwhelming riot of a movie that is a blast of fresh air in the increasingly crowded field of kids’ animated feature films. It delivers a carefully calibrated measure of excess, overwhelming audiences with its visual flair and energy by drawing on Mexican folk art traditions, especially those […]

UK Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito Announce March Highlights

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You know who else likes Cartoon Network UK’s March schedule? My mom! From 2nd March Mega Mondays brings all new episodes of Regular Show (4:30pm),  Adventure Time (5:00pm) and The Amazing World of Gumball (5:30pm). Sibling block Funsize Fridays has the weekend start covered with 15 minute episodes of the same trio along with Steven […]

Jorge Gutierrez and the Bulletproof Heart Behind "The Book of Life"

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Born in Mexico City and raised in Tijuana, Jorge Gutierrez grew up on a multi-pop-cultural mix of Japanese anime, American Popeye cartoons, and Mexican Cantinflas movies. Over the objections of his father (who didn’t consider animation a “real art”), he attended the famed California Institute of the Arts, perpetually wondering why the Mexico and Latin-American […]

How to Be a Tough Guy the Danny Trejo Way

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Danny Trejo spent his youth throughout the 1960’s in and out of all the California state penitentiaries, but had gone clean and sober and straight after getting released in 1969. In 1985, he was working as a drug counselor when a young, recovering addict gave him a call asking for help, saying he was about […]

DreamWorks Animation Cutting 500 Jobs; Marketing Chief and COO Departing

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Variety reports that earlier rumors of layoffs at DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc, are now confirmed, with the studio cutting 500 jobs company-wide, with marketing chief Dawn Taubin and chief operating officer Mark Zoradi among those leaving. Vice chairman Lew Coleman is retiring, while former chief creative officer Bill Damaschke departed earlier this year to be […]

Making Beautiful Music with "The Book of Life" Composer Gustavo Santaolalla

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Multi-talented Gustavo Santaolalla has made an impact in the world of music as a musician, a songwriter, an album producer, and a film music composer. The Argentinan-born musician began his career as a teenager when he founded the rock band Arco Iris in the late 1960’s, which fused rock and Latin American folk music to […]

2015 Oscar Nominees Announced; "Dragon 2," "Song of the Sea," "Kaguya," "Big Hero 6," and "Boxtrolls" for Best Animated Feature

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The 87th annual Academy Award nominees were announced today. Categories with an animated feature in contention are: BEST ANIMATED FEATURE How to Train Your Dragon 2 (DreamWorks Animation) Song of the Sea (GKIDS/Cartoon Saloon) The Tale of the Princess Kaguya (GKIDS/Studio Ghibli) Big Hero 6 (Disney) The Boxtrolls (LAIKA) BEST ANIMATED SHORT FILM “The Dam […]

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