DVX Entertainment Begins Production on Their First 3D CGI Animated Feature Film, 'Geppetto's Secret'

Apr 28, 2004, 01:00 ET from DVX Entertainment

    LOS ANGELES, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- DVX Entertainment, an independent
 animation studio and entertainment company, today announced they are in full
 production of their first 3D CGI animated feature film, "Geppetto's Secret"
     "Geppetto's Secret" features the voice talents of actors Eric Roberts, Tom
 Bosley, Rene Auberjonois, and Claudia Christian.  Barbara Herndon and Jill
 Gorey, whose credits include "Rugrats in Paris," wrote the original
     View a picture of the characters at:
     Executive Producer Jaime Hidalgo is supported by a talented production
 staff of Producer, Jim Taylor, Director, Mark Schimmel, Art and Animation
 Director, Sergey Safonov, and Composer, Angelo Panetta.
     The film, "Geppetto's Secret" is a prequel to the fairy tale classic,
 "Pinocchio." "Geppetto's Secret" tells the heartwarming story of a group of
 time-traveling "magic tools" and their historic adventures.  In this film, the
 tools are given the assignment to find and rescue the piece of magic wood that
 will later be carved into Pinocchio.
     "Geppetto's Secret" is slated for release in the fourth quarter of 2004.
     Director -- Mark Schimmel
     Screenplay -- Barbara Herndon and Jill Gorey
     Executive Producer -- Jaime Hidalgo
     Producer -- Jim Taylor
     Art/Animation Director -- Sergey Safonov
     Audio Production/Composer -- Angelo Panetta
     Geppetto - Tom Bosley
     Jack the Magic Hammer -- Eric Roberts
     Airon the Magic Pump -- Quinton Flynn
     Philip the Magic Screwdriver -- Robin Atkins-Downes
     Leo the Magic Paint Brush -- Armin Shimerman
     Mr. Sneap -- Rene Auberjonois
     The Blue Fairy -- Claudia Christian
     Cricket -- Andy Hallett
     For product licensing, international distribution and press kits please
      Jim Taylor, DVX Entertainment, 949 215-4955, jim@dvxe.com
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