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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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Deal signed for live-action “Captain Planet” movie

Captain Planet

Cartoon Network has signed a development agreement with action-adventure producer Don Murphy and partner Susan Montford and their company Angry Filmworks to develop a live-action motion picture based on groundbreaking, environment-saving animated hero Captain Planet And The Planeteers, Stuart Snyder, president and COO of Turner Broadcasting System Inc.’s Animation, Young Adults and Kids Media division, announced Tuesday.

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The Chicken from Outer Space (1995) – What A Cartoon! Show

The Chicken from Outer Space (1995) - What A Cartoon! Show

An elderly couple’s dog must defend them from a malicious space chicken, bent on conquest by infecting them with mutagenic eggs. The chicken’s goal? First this quiet farm in the middle of nowhere, next, the world.

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Warners hires writers for “Yogi Bear” movie sequel

Yogi Bear

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into Jellystone Park, Warner Bros. has signed the team of Joshua Sternin and Jeffrey Ventimilia to write a sequel to last December’s live-action/CG animated movie Yogi Bear.

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New “Flintstones” TV series emerges from Rubble

The Flintstones

Yabba dabba doo! Fox has picked up The Flintstones, a 21st-century version of the classic animated comedy from executive producer Seth MacFarlane.

In a cross-studio collaboration, The Flintstones will be produced jointly by 20th Century Fox Television and Warner Bros. Television. Warner Bros. is home to The Flintstones (1960-1966) via its ownership of the Hanna-Barbera collection of animated titles.

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