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Meet Judy Sladky: Snoopy's Real-Life Alter Ego (Charles M. Schulz Handpicked Her for the Role!)

Meet Judy Sladky: Snoopy's Real-Life Alter Ego of 37 Years (Charles M. Schulz Handpicked Her for the Role!)

Originally posted 11/11/2015 01:30PM

While everything we know and love about Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and the rest of the Peanuts gang is due to the genius of their late creator, Charles M. Schulz, credit is also due to those now carrying Schulz's torch.

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What Does Your Favorite Peanuts Character Say About You?

Originally posted 11/10/2015 03:45PM

Sure, the new James Bond flick may have taken the top spot at the box office this past weekend, but The Peanuts Movie did well too – and no wonder, these are characters that people have grown up with. Over the years, in the comic strip and in the TV specials, we all got to know Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Lucy and the rest of the bunch, and seeing them realized on the big screen was a treat for longtime fans.

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Filed Under: Peanuts, Movie News

VIDEO: From Comics to the Big Screen, 10 Things You Didn't Know About Peanuts

Originally posted 11/03/2015 04:15PM

[BRIGHTCOVE "4591983684001"] This week, the beloved Charles Schulz comic strip Peanuts makes the transition to the big screen. It's the first theatrically released Peanuts movie in 35 years, since 1980's Bon Voyage, Charlie Brown!, and the first to be computer-animated. Fans might be wary that the change in animation style would mean The Peanuts Movie would lose the magic of the old cartoons, but based on the previews we've seen so far, that magic appears to be intact.

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Very Important Pup: Snoopy Is Honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Very Important Pup: Snoopy Is Honored with a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Originally posted 11/03/2015 10:40AM

"Today, Snoopy, you've made it!"

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Happy 47th Birthday, Franklin from Peanuts! Meet the Ex-High School Teacher Who Helped Create the Show's First African-American Character

Meet the Former High School Teacher Who Helped Create the First African-American Peanuts Character 47 Years Ago Today

Originally posted 07/31/2015 12:45PM

Franklin Armstrong, the first African-American member of the Peanuts gang, is turning 47 today – but if it wasn't for a persistent former high school teacher, Charlie Brown's best friend might've never joined the crew.

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Filed Under: Peanuts, Movie News
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PHOTOS: It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Is Back

PHOTOS: It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown Is Back

Originally posted 10/07/2014 09:30AM

Oct. 27 marks the 48th anniversary of It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown, the third Peanuts special. And people are still sitting in their pumpkin patch, waiting for the Great Pumpkin to deem them the most sincere: In 2013, seven million viewers tuned in to watch Lucy, Linus, Charlie Brown and of course, Snoopy.

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A Definitive Ranking of Every Kind of Nut

In Honor of The Nut Job: A Ranking of Every Single Kind of Nut

Originally posted 01/15/2014 06:00PM

The animated film The Nut Job, which opens on Friday, follows a scheming scurry of squirrels as they attempt to pull off the biggest nut heist of all time. The plot got us thinking: Of all the various kinds of nuts in the world, which is the best? As we soon discovered, there are oh so many varieties out there – choosing one ultimate nut was a daunting task.

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