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  1. Gutsy Animations Appoints Anima Vitae to Shepherd ‘Moominvalley’

    10.06 / 05:49 animationmagazine.net Animationmagazine.net - TV&Movies
    Gutsy Animations, the Finnish production company behind the upcoming Moominvalley, the latest adaptation of the classic Moomins franchise, has appointed Anima Vitae as the animation studio behind the series’ first two series of 13 episodes each. Anima, based in Helsinki and Kuala Lumpur, has previously made a number of feature films including Niko & the […]The post Gutsy Animations Appoints Anima Vitae to Shepherd ‘Moominvalley’ appeared first on Animation Magaz…
  2. Syfy Takes Delivery of Matt Groening’s ‘Futurama’

    10.06 / 03:02 animationmagazine.net Animationmagazine.net - TV&Movies
    Syfy has long attempted to cultivate an audience of fans of cult and genre television, and they’ve done well by picking up the show that has spoken most clearly to that audience for many years: Futurama. Created by Matt Groening of The Simpsons fame as well as David X. Cohen back in 1999, the show […]The post Syfy Takes Delivery of Matt Groening’s ‘Futurama’ appeared first on Animation…
  3. DHX Media Puts Itself Up for Sale

    10.06 / 03:02 animationmagazine.net Animationmagazine.net - TV&Movies
    Canadian production and broadcasting corporation DHX Media has listed itself for sale following disappointing financial results this year. The news follows a major purchase this year of the Peanuts and Strawberry Shortcake properties for $345 million dollars from Iconix Brand Group, which gave the Hallifax, Novia Scotia-based company an 80 percent stake in the Peanuts […]The post DHX Media Puts Itself Up for Sale appeared first on Animation…
  4. Disney, Altice Reach Last-Minute Carriage Agreement

    10.06 / 03:02 animationmagazine.net Animationmagazine.net - TV&Movies
    The Walt Disney Company and multiple-system operator Altice (the fourth largest in the nation) have resolved their Carriage Dispute. Their contract was originally set to lapse last Friday, but negotiations were extended over the weekend due to Yom Kippur. Deadline reports: The companies released a basic joint statement reading: “We have reached an agreement in […]The post Disney, Altice Reach Last-Minute Carriage Agreement appeared first on Animation…
  5. Hoho Rights Acquires S4C Animation Catalogue

    10.06 / 03:02 animationmagazine.net Animationmagazine.net - TV&Movies
    Hoho Entertainment’s commercial arm, Hoho Rights, announced today that it has acquired the rights to the entire animation catalogue of Welsh broadcaster S4C. Hoho Entertainment is a production and rights management company based in London with a focus on children’s entertainment. Licenses currently held by Hoho include Cloudbabies, Puffin Rock, Aagh! It’s the Mr. Hell […]The post Hoho Rights Acquires S4C Animation Catalogue appeared first on Animation…
  6. ‘Rick and Morty’ Breaks Ratings Records

    10.06 / 03:02 animationmagazine.net Animationmagazine.net - TV&Movies
    In case anyone was confused why a cartoon on Adult Swim was able to convince megacorporation McDonald’s to reinstate a promotional dipping sauce from the ‘90s, Turner has just put out a press release that proves Rick and Morty is more than just a mildly popular cartoon. The Season 3 finale of the nihilistic Back […]The post ‘Rick and Morty’ Breaks Ratings Records appeared first on Animation Magazin…