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Headline News Artistic Image’s Graphic Packages For TNT Latin America’s Oscar and Golden Globes Broadcasts Garner Top Honors

Artistic Image’s world-class talent was once again called upon by TNT Latin America to create graphic packages worthy of the industry’s most prestigious broadcast events - the Oscars and the Golden Globes.

Headline News The Future of Comics and Graphic Novels At the ICv2 Comics & Digital Conference

ICv2 has announced the ICv2 Comics & Digital Conference at New York Comic Con, a half-day event where industry executives and thought leaders will discuss the impact of the rapidly growing digital channel on the comics and graphic novel medium.

Headline News MAXON Announces Immediate Availability of Release 12 of Acclaimed 3D Package CINEMA 4D

New Version Extends Dynamics, Rendering, Scripting, Character Animation Capabilities and Company Introduces New Streamlined Product Offerings.

Headline News Here’s Your Chance to Animate William Shatner: A Contest Presented by and Toon Boom

Hosted by William Shatner, the Myouterspace Contest calls the greatest talent in the creative galaxy to come forward and shine! The Contest is scheduled from September 1 until December 1, 2010 and is open to the talent of this world and beyond.

Headline News CBeebies Premieres New Series in September

CBeebies, BBC’s pre-school brand, is premiering this month a new season of Garth & Bev (El Mundo Mágico de Garth y Bev) and introducing its newest series, Everything’s Rosie (El Mundo de Rosie) in the US Hispanic market.

Headline News Nick Brings Two Nicktoons To Its Saturday Morning

Nickelodeon is giving kids two brand-new reasons to tune in to Saturday mornings with the back-to-back premieres of T.U.F.F. Puppy, a 2D animated comedy from Nicktoon hit-maker Butch Hartman (The Fairly OddParents), and Planet Sheen, a new CG-animated comedy series from the creative minds of Steve Oedekerk and Keith Alcorn, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. (all times ET/PT) on Saturday, Oct. 2.

Headline News Cleveland Show Recruits All-Star Voice Cast For New Season

Basketball superstars Kevin Garnett, Dwight Howard, LeBron James, Steve Nash, Dirk Nowitzki, Shaquille O’Neal and Dwyane Wade will lend their voice talents to an upcoming episode of THE CLEVELAND SHOW airing this winter on FOX.

Headline News Keynote Speaker Olfman To Share Portfolio’s Success Story At TAC

Ottawa, Canada. — Organizers of TAC announced today that Lisa Olfman, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Portfolio Entertainment, will share the story of the company’s success in the international television industry, as a keynote speaker at this year’s TAC business forum, taking place during the Ottawa International Animation Festival.

Headline News Joy Tashjian Marketing Group To Rep Total Drama

Joy Tashjian Marketing Group (JTMG) has signed a representation agreement with Toronto’s Fresh TV Inc. and Cake Entertainment to handle the licensing and merchandising campaign in the U.S. and Canada for the Total Drama series.

Headline News Habbo Hotel Shows Strong Growth in First Half of 2010

Sulake, the parent company of Habbo Hotel (, the world's largest virtual community and social game for teenagers, today announced its best-ever half year performance in the company's history.

Headline News Writers Guilds Announce Call for Submissions for Fourth Annual WGA Videogame Writing Award

Recognizing writers as content creators driving the ever-growing videogame industry, the Writers Guild of America, West (WGAW) and Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced their collective call for submissions for the WGA’s fourth annual Videogame Writing Award

Headline News Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Suite 5 Update Offers Native File Support For .mov Footage Shot with JVC ProHD Camcorders

JVC Professional Products, a division of JVC U.S.A., today announced the new Adobe® Premiere® Pro CS5 software version 5.0.2 will provide native file support for .MOV files recorded by JVC ProHD camcorders.

Headline News Ron Howard to Steer Unprecedented Dark Tower Film, TV Adaptations

By Rick DeMott | Thursday, September 9, 2010 at 11:31am

Universal Pictures and NBC Universal Television Entertainment are backing Imagine Ent.'s unprecedented adaptation of Stephen King's DARK TOWER series, which will see the property adapted as one continuing adventure over both film and television, reports