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Noel Kelly's 'Mad Cows' Animation Hits RTÉ

7 November 2011 7:00 AM, PST | IFTN | See recent IFTN news »

'Mad Cows', a Keg Kartoonz produced children's animation series, will air on Rte Monday, 7th November. Created, written and directed by Noel Kelly, whose previous credits include animation director for the Ken Kartoonz produced series 'Fadó Fadó' and as a storyboard artist on 'Simsalagrim'. 'Mad Cows' is produced by Michael Algar, former managing director of Pan International Films and the first chief executive of the Irish Film Board. »

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Keg Kartoonz Making 'Mad Cows'

19 August 2011 6:00 AM, PDT | IFTN | See recent IFTN news »

Dublin based animation company Keg Kartoonz have begun creating animated 15x12 series ‘The Mad Cows’ for RTÉ. Work on the series will continue until late October 2011. Written and directed by Noel Kelly (artist, Simsala Grimm), ‘The Mad Cows’ is a comedy adventure series of bovine dimensions, following a group of cattle who suddenly find themselves being able to walk on their hind legs and talk. To cap it all, they even have opposable hooves! »

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Badi Uzzaman obituary

21 June 2011 4:06 PM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

Actor best known for his part in Potter's The Singing Detective

The actor Badi Uzzaman, who has died from a lung infection aged 72, was perhaps best known for playing the patient in the hospital bed next to Michael Gambon in The Singing Detective (1985). The pair's camaraderie provided some of the lighter moments in Dennis Potter's TV series and showed off Uzzaman's talent for comedic roles. In their scenes together, Gambon (as Philip Marlow) and Uzzaman (as Ali) were shown to share an outsider status, Marlow due to his disfiguring skin condition and Ali due to his race.

Uzzaman again explored British attitudes toward race in Brothers in Trouble (1995), a film directed by Udayan Prasad and based on Abdullah Hussein's novel about the experiences of Pakistani illegal immigrants in Britain in the 1960s. Uzzaman himself was no stranger to the immigrant experience. He was born in Phulpur, in Azamgarh, »

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Badi Uzzaman obituary

21 June 2011 4:06 PM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

Actor best known for his part in Potter's The Singing Detective

The actor Badi Uzzaman, who has died from a lung infection aged 72, was perhaps best known for playing the patient in the hospital bed next to Michael Gambon in The Singing Detective (1985). The pair's camaraderie provided some of the lighter moments in Dennis Potter's TV series and showed off Uzzaman's talent for comedic roles. In their scenes together, Gambon (as Philip Marlow) and Uzzaman (as Ali) were shown to share an outsider status, Marlow due to his disfiguring skin condition and Ali due to his race.

Uzzaman again explored British attitudes toward race in Brothers in Trouble (1995), a film directed by Udayan Prasad and based on Abdullah Hussein's novel about the experiences of Pakistani illegal immigrants in Britain in the 1960s. Uzzaman himself was no stranger to the immigrant experience. He was born in Phulpur, in Azamgarh, »

- Tania Ahsan

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Disney Hires Dublin Song Writers Dean Valentine & Mark Walsh

15 April 2011 7:17 AM, PDT | IFTN | See recent IFTN news »

North Dublin based composers, Dean Valentine and Mark Walsh have composed and produced a song for pre-bedtime programming on the Disney channel which will feature Winnie The Pooh. The pair have since been commissioned to score new Disney series, 'Beartime Stories' and Keg Kartoonz' 'The Mad Cows'. Disney has also commissioned the pair for more work, asking Dean to compose and score the theme music and Mark to produce sound design for a 12 x 7 minute Disney series entitled 'Beartime Stories' currently in pre-production. »

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