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Now, ‘Motu Patlu’ comic strip in animated TV series

June 15th, 2012 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 15 (IANS) Evergreen comic strip "Motu Patlu", launched 42 years ago by Lotpot Comics, will now be adapted into an animated TV series titled "The Adventures of Motu ... Read more...

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Hope to revive popularity of comics: Director Abhishek Sharma (Interview)

February 21st, 2012 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Filmmaker Abhishek Sharma, who made the critically acclaimed movie "Tere Bin Laden", has turned into a writer of comic strips with "Munkeeman" and hopes ... Read more...

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Prince Harry - now in a comic strip

August 26th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) Prince Harry's "escapades" and his "life and loves" are now the subject of a comic strip.The 32-page comic describes the British royal's life from childhood ... Read more...

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Budget concerns put upcoming Javier Bardem film in doubt

May 15th, 2011 - 11:12 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, May 15 (IANS/EFE) Universal Pictures has growing concerns about the big investment needed to produce "The Dark Tower", a literary saga by Stephen King in which Javier Bardem ... Read more...

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Enid Blyton’s unseen novel ‘Mr Tumpy’s Caravan’ discovered

February 23rd, 2011 - 3:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 23 (ANI): A previously unseen novel by Enid Blyton has been discovered in a children's book centre.'Mr Tumpy's Caravan', an 180-page fantasy story about a caravan with a mind of ... Read more...

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Boondocks Season 3 Draws In Heavy Popularity

May 17th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar May 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Season 3 of Boondocks has just started and the first episode "It's A Black President, Huey Freeman" has already created waves online. It dealt with ... Read more...

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Brit cops arrest yob in Snoopy costume as tries to break into jail

May 10th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 10 (ANI): Cops in the UK have arrested a man who was trying to break into a prison after slipping into a Snoopy costume.Jail workers were shocked when they ... Read more...

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Man dressed as ‘Snoopy’ arrested while breaking into prison

May 10th, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 10 (IANS) A man was arrested in Britain as he tried to break into a prison to free an inmate while dressed as Snoopy, a character from comic strip Peanuts. ... Read more...

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Archie Comics to have their first ‘openly gay character’ - Kevin Keller

April 23rd, 2010 - 11:45 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Apr 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Archie comics is all set to have their very first ‘openly gay character’ Kevin Keller. He is going to join Archie’s gang very shortly. The ... Read more...

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Foreclosure Auction Of Nicolas Cage Unsuccessful

April 9th, 2010 - 9:15 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
April 9, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): A Bel-Air mansion that had been possessed by the famous Hollywood actor, Nicolas Cage, had gone up for sale on Wednesday morning. It ... Read more...

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Megan Fox to star as Red Sonja in remake?

April 9th, 2010 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 9 (ANI): 'Transformers' star Megan Fox is said to have been offered to play the role of Red Sonja in its remake by producer Robert Rodriguez.Danish actress Brigitte Nielsen, ... Read more...

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Simon Cowell gets ‘Atomic Wedgie’ in Beano comic strip

April 7th, 2010 - 6:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 7 (ANI): Music mogul Simon Cowell has been given an "Atomic Wedgie" by comic strip legend Minnie The Minx in this week's issue of the Beano.Cowell, 50, was turned ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson To Appear In A Comic Book

January 31st, 2010 - 8:36 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 31, (THAINDIAN NEWS)Hollywood's latest heartthrob Robert Pattinson manages to stay in the news always, no matter if it is for something not related to his film career. The adulation ... Read more...

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Taylor Swift to play Supergirl?

December 24th, 2009 - 12:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Dec 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) American singer Taylor Swift has topped a poll to play the part of Supergirl, which appeared in a comic strip in 1958. An industry insider ... Read more...

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Kshitij soaring high skies

December 16th, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
One of the most awaited college fest in Mumbai –"Kshitij' is back with a bang. Mithibai which is known for its tradition of nurturing an all round personality and enriching students ... Read more...

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Google Remembers & Honors Cartoonist E.C.Segar By Depicting Popeye As Google Doodle

December 8th, 2009 - 7:38 pm ICT by GD
By Gina GomezDec.08, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Search engine giant Google has undertaken a new initiative for celebrating the 115th birthday of legendary cartoonist E.C.Segar by depicting the cartoon character of Popeye in its ... Read more...

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Pee in the shower, says Brazil environmental group

August 27th, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Aug 27 (DPA) The environmental organisation SOS Mata Atlantica is running a campaign to get Brazilians to pee in the shower to reduce water consumption and protect the environment. "Xixi no ... Read more...

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Archie proposes to Veronica!

May 27th, 2009 - 11:02 pm ICT by IANS
New York, May 27 (IANS) The world's oldest teenager Archie Andrews has finally decided to settle down with his rich and sexy girlfriend Veronica Lodge, it has been revealed by Archie Comic ... Read more...

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Toonz, Argentine firm to co-produce animated feature film

May 20th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, May 20 (IANS) Animation content provider Toonz Animation and Argentina's Illusion Studios have inked a co-production deal to produce a 90-minute 3D animated feature film based on the famous Argentine comic ... Read more...

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Beckhams to turn into comic book superheroes?

October 24th, 2008 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 24 (ANI): After being immortalised into Lego dolls, Victoria and David Beckham might turn into superhero cartoon characters.Comic book magnate Stan Lee wants to turn the Beckhams into crime ... Read more...

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Online comic strip ”Garfield Minus Garfield” gets book deal

August 2nd, 2008 - 1:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 2 (ANI): The popular online comic strip ''Garfield Minus Garfield'' in which tales of the cat is reprinted without him, is to be turned into a book.And the move ... Read more...

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Sienna Miller vamps it up in bondage-style outfit

April 19th, 2008 - 4:30 pm ICT by admin
London, Apr 19 (ANI): Sienna Miller has just gone a step further in redefining her sexy image the stunner vamped in a bondage-style leather outfit and shades to show her dark ... Read more...

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Andy Serkis reteams with Peter Jackson in Tintin

December 15th, 2007 - 2:17 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 15 (ANI): English actor Andy Serkis is joining hands with director Peter Jackson once again, this time in DreamWorks' "Tintin, the movie trilogy partnership from Jackson and Steven Spielberg.Although ... Read more...

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