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Richard Williams, the animator of "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" died

Richard Williams, a Canadian-British animator whose work on the jumping cartoon bunny in "Who Framed Roger Rabbit" has helped blur the lines between the animated world and ours, has died. He was 86 years old. The Oscar winner died of cancer on Friday at his home in Bristol, England, his daughter Natasha Sutton Williams said The 1950s and 1960s and …

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George H.W. Bush and his "SNL" animator Dana Carvey: 3 funny sketches

The comedian Dana Carvey has the former George H.W. Bush during his presidency nearly 30 years ago, but that has not stopped the former "Saturday Night Live" star and the 41st President from making a decade-long friendship. "Dana laughed a lot," Bush said at a December 1992 Christmas party in which Carvey participated after the 41st President lost the presidency …

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Animator Isao Takahata, co-founder of Studio Ghibli, dies at 82

Isao Takahata, an influential Japanese animator and filmmaker and co-founder of Studio Ghibli alongside longtime collaborator Hayao Miyazaki, died on Thursday following a brief hospital stay. He was 82. Takahata died after a battle with lung cancer, according to a statement provided by Studio Ghibli TheWrap Takahata initiated the animated war drama "Tomb of Fireflies", "Pom Poko", "My Neighbors" The …

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Adobe announces updates to Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, and Character Animator

In the run up to the NAB Media Fair 2018, which launches on April 7, Adobe today announced its traditional spring update with new updates for various Creative Cloud apps, including Premiere Pro, After Effects, Audition, and Character Animator. Adobe's goal in 2018 is to introduce new tools and enhancements that enable its customers to streamline their workflows to save …

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