New CG ‘The Amazing World of Gumball’ Movie and Series in the Works

[ad_1] WarnerMedia Kids & Family has just greenlit The Amazing World of Gumball movie and series; all-new comedic misadventures of Gumball, Darwin and the other quirky residents of Elmore will soon make their ways to HBO Max and Cartoon Network. The announcement marks the return of the popular series and the first original productions to …

HBO Max Acquires Award-Winning Short ‘Anacronte’

[ad_1] HBO Max and WarnerMedia OneFifty have acquired the exclusive North American streaming rights from RMVISTAR for the award-winning 3D animated short film Anacronte, now available on HBO Max. The 3DCG animated short film was produced by Mr. Bug Studio, a leading animation and transmedia content studio based in Argentina, in collaboration with Raúl Koler, …

Science Channel’s ‘Killers of the Cosmos’ Premieres September 19

[ad_1] Killers Of the Cosmos, Science Channel’s all-new series, looks at the awe-inspiring threats and wonders of space. Exploring supermassive black holes, deadly gamma-ray bursts, rogue asteroids, dark energy, supernovas, and the feelings of unease they can stir, episodes take a film-noir approach to these threats, mixing scripting, animated drama, and top experts in the …

Funimation Adding 1,000+ New Spanish Dubbed Anime Episodes

[ad_1] Anime distributer and streamer, Funimation is kicking off Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15) with the addition of 1,000+ new episodes with Spanish (and Portuguese) subtitles and more than 600+ episodes dubbed in Spanish (and Portuguese). The anime service began making available Spanish and Portuguese subtitles and dubbed episodes to audiences in the United …

Wonder Media Addresses Teen Suicide in ‘My Life is Worth Living’ Animated Series

[ad_1] Wonder Media’s Terry Thoren (Rugrats, The Wild Thornberrys) has partnered with the Cook Center for Human Connection to address the epidemic of teen suicide, which is the second leading cause of death among people ages 10-24 and has been increasing every year since 2007. The recent pandemic has seen teen suicide rates soar even higher. …

New ‘ACME Night’ Program Block Coming to Cartoon Network

[ad_1] WarnerMedia Kids & Family just announced the launch of ACME Night, a block of family entertainment programming running every Sunday starting September 19 at 6:00 p.m. ET/PT on Cartoon Network, coming to HBO Max next year. The new block, named after the fictional corporation made famous by the Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote …

Netflix Acquires ‘The Summit of the Gods’

[ad_1] Netflix has acquired worldwide rights (outside France, Benelux, China, Japan, and Korea) to the animated feature The Summit of the Gods (Le Sommet des Dieux), based the popular manga series written and illustrated by Jiro Taniguchi, originally based on the 1998 novel by Baku Yumemakura. The film premiered earlier this year in Cannes as …

Disney Channel Renews ‘The Ghost and Molly McGee’ Ahead of Season 1 Premiere

[ad_1] Ahead of its Friday, October 1 series premiere, Disney Channel has greenlit a second season of the 2D animated buddy-comedy The Ghost and Molly McGee. New episodes roll out Saturdays through November 27 on Disney Channel, with episodes available in October on Disney+. Created and executive produced by Bill Motz and Bob Roth (LEGO …

‘Octonauts: Above & Beyond’ Coming to Netflix

[ad_1] Season 1 of Silvergate Media’s Octonauts spin-off series, Octonauts: Above & Beyond will debut globally on Netflix September 7, 2021, followed by Season 2 in 2022. First launched on screens in 2010, the original internationally broadcast animated series has retained popularity while establishing a significant fanbase, especially since its debut in the UK, US, …

DreamWorks Drops Trailer and Images for ‘The Croods: Family Tree’ Series

[ad_1] DreamWorks Animation has just dropped a trailer, key art and images for their brand-new 6-episode CG animated series, The Croods: Family Tree, premiering September 23 on Peacock and Hulu. The show, inspired by their recent hit comedy, The Croods: A New Age, continues the ever-evolving story of the Croods and the Bettermans as they …