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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Eddie Murphy to voice “Hong Kong Phooey” in movie

Hong Kong Phooey

Eddie Murphy will voice the animated lead character in Alcon Entertainment’s live-action/animated big-screen Hong Kong Phooey, an adaptation of the 1970s Hanna-Barbera animated TV series Hong Kong Phooey, Alcon co-founders and co-CEOs Broderick Johnson and Andrew Kosove announced Wednesday.

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Animator, graphic artist Corny Cole dead at 81~

Cornelius "Corny" ColeLongtime animator and graphic artist Cornelius “Corny” Cole died early Monday morning, his close friend, animator Bob Kurtz, confirmed. He was reportedly 81.

Cole had been suffering with MSA (Multiple System Atrophy).

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“Ice Age: Continental Drift” voice cast announced

Ice Age: Continental Drift

Twentieth Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios announced Monday the voice cast for Ice Age: Continental Drift, the fourth entry in Blue Sky’s blockbuster franchise, which has grossed over $4 billion in all media.

Fox will release the animated comedy in 3D on July 13, 2012.

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