Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet

“Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet” Opens in NY and LA on August 7, 2015; National Expansion Follows

by Ed Liuon April 22, 2015
GKIDS presents KAHLIL GIBRAN’S THE PROPHET OPENS AUGUST 7 IN NY & LA FOLLOWED BY NATIONAL EXPANSION The Prophet, by celebrated Lebanese author Kahlil Gibran, is among the most popular volumes of poetry ever written, selling over 100 million copies in forty languages since its publication in 1923. Gibran’s timeless verses have been given enchanting […]
Regular Show Men in Uniform

UK Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito Announce May Highlights

by Grant Whiteon April 21, 2015
No need to cry out Mayday, as Cartoon Network UK have a range of animation entertainment airing this May. Continuing on from April up until 17th, Mega Mondays airs new episodes of Clarence (4pm), Regular Show (4:30pm), Adventure Time (5pm) and The Amazing World of Gumball (5:30pm). Comedy is also the focus of the May […]


Anime Limited Announce “009 Re:Cyborg” Dub Cast

by Grant Whiteon April 21, 2015
Ahead of its UK Blu-ray/DVD release in June, Anime Limited have announced the acting talent that will be portraying the characters for the English dub track of 009 Re:Cyborg. Created by Production I.G., the film is a spin off of the popular Cyborg 009 universe. A team of humans converted into cyborg warriors must unite to […]
Le Petit Prince The Little Prince

“The Little Prince” English Language Trailer Released

by Ed Liuon April 21, 2015
The full English language trailer for The Little Prince has been released. The adaptation of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s beloved book Le Petit Prince will be directed by Mark Osborne (Kung Fu Panda) from a screenplay by Irena Brignull. The English language cast includes Jeff Bridges, Rachel McAdams, Paul Rudd, Marion Cotillard, James Franco, Benicio del […]


“Cloud Bread” and “Pom Pom & Friends” Licensed by Frederator

by Ed Liuon April 15, 2015
In a move to expand its children’s animation portfolio and the scope of international programming on its roster, Frederator has acquired the rights to two popular series from South Korea’s Gangwon Information & Multimedia Corporation (GIMC). Cloud Bread and Pom Pom & Friends – two preschool series with very distinct looks and styles – will […]

Why Doctor Who Can Go Way Beyond 5 More Years On TV

by Todd Blackon April 12, 2015
Recently, Stephen Moffat, who is the current showrunner for Doctor Who, noted that he believes that the show could go on at least five more years. He said that because apparently that’s the current scope he and BBC are thinking about at the moment. But even Moffat concluded that the show could go beyond that. I happily agree […]


One Of These Days, MCM- Bang! Zoom! New Logo To The Moon!

by Grant Whiteon April 10, 2015
After several years of providing gatherings for fans of cult entertainment across the UK and recently moving into similar events within mainland Europe, the MCM Expo group have unveiled plans to formally refer to said events consistently as MCM Comic Cons. The movie includes a redesigned website, an updated Twitter account (@MCMComicCon) and a new […]
Harvey Beaks C.H. Greenblatt

“Harvey Beaks” Premieres On Nicktoons UK This May

by Grant Whiteon April 10, 2015
Nickelodeon’s latest original animated show Harvey Beaks will receive its UK premiere Monday 11th May at 8am on Nicktoons. Created by C.H. Greenblatt (whose past credits include work on SpongeBob SquarePants and creating Chowder), the series focuses on the titular character and his blossoming friendship with feral twin siblings Fee and Foo. The three characters […]


“Maya the Bee Movie” Coming to DVD and Blu-ray Combo on May 19, 2015

by Ed Liuon April 8, 2015
MAYA THE BEE MOVIE Featuring All-Star Voice Cast of Coco Jack Gillies, Academy Award® Nominee Jacki Weaver, Miriam Margolyes, Richard Roxburgh, Noah Taylor, Kodi Smit-McPhee and Justine Clarke BUZZES ONTO DVD AND TWO-DISC BLU-RAY™ 3D COMBO PACK (WITH 2D BLU-RAY + DVD + DIGITAL COPY) AVAILABLE IN STORES EVERYWHERE ON MAY 19, 2015 FROM SHOUT! […]

NY Times on Oriental DreamWorks and Growing China/Hollywood Partnerships

by Ed Liuon April 6, 2015
The New York Times has taken a look at the growing number of partnerships between Hollywood film studios and Chinese creative companies, paying specific focus on Oriental DreamWorks and its work to make Kung Fu Panda 3 a true international co-production. The article notes how the Chinese market is growing in importance to Hollywood studios, […]