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Stan Freberg on 'The Three Little Bops'

by Craig Crumptonon November 21, 2008
For you animation history buffs out there — Jazz music blogger Marc Myers has an article on the classic Looney Tunes short The Three Little Bops (1957) in which he interviews comedy legend and LT voice actor Stan Freberg, who offers some insight into the legendary jazz musicians involved in the production. Stan says, “”Shorty […]

'Venture Bros.' James Urbaniak Interviewed

by Craig Crumptonon November 20, 2008
James Urbaniak (voice of Venture Bros. Dr. Thaddeus “Rusty” Venture and Phantom Limb) has been interviewed by Atlanta Supercon. Urbaniak will guest star in an episode of CSI: Miami on Monday, 11.24.08 and will also be a featured in-person guest at this weekend’s Atlanta Supercon for a Venture Bros. panel, along with co-star Doc Hammer.

Atlanta SuperCon Features Animation Guests Galore

by Craig Crumptonon November 20, 2008
Coming to downtown Atlanta, GA on November 21-23, 2008, the Atlanta SuperCon boasts an impressive guest list from current and vintage animated fan favorites, including: Aqua Teen Hunger Force/Squidbillies cast and crew members Dana Snyder, Carey Means, and Jay Edwards. 70-30 Productions: the artists and animators who helped produce Sealab 2021 and Frisky Dingo. Voice […]

Recording Begins on 'Drawn Together' Movie

by Craig Crumptonon November 3, 2008
Voice actor Tara Strong has announced that she was working on the Drawn Together movie last week, which further confirms the August announcement of a direct-to-DVD movie from the show’s official MySpace page, for release sometime in 2009.

Tara Strong Injured

by Craig Crumptonon November 3, 2008
Tara Strong, voice of many favorite cartoon characters over the last two decades, reported recently that she had accidentally slipped and broken her ankle. She returned home from surgery on October 31, 2008, and is in recovery thanks lots of help and love from family and friends. Her foot is in a cast and she […]

Adult Swim's Dave Willis Interviewed

by Craig Crumptonon October 31, 2008
The Broward Palm Beach New Times has an extensive interview with [adult swim] shows co-creator, writer, director, producer, and voice talent Dave Willis. Willis will be a guest at Anime Supercon in downtown Miami, FL during Halloween weekend, and will also appear with fellow ATHF cast and crew members Dana Snyder, Carey Means, and Jay […]

Paramount Announces Disc Replacement Program for 'Transformers: Cybertron'

by Craig Crumptonon September 6, 2008
Paramount Home Entertainment has announced how to get a replacement for defective copies of Disc 1 from the Transformers: Cybertron–The Ultimate Collection DVD box set. The defect only affected a select batch of sets, with the third episode of disc 1 (“Hidden”) missing the first seven minutes of the episodes. Affected customers should prepare their […]

Dragon*Con08 Day 2: Aqua Squid Venture Brothers

by Craig Crumptonon August 31, 2008
More news tidbits on [adult swim] programming, direct to you from Atlanta’s Dragon*Con 2008. (Truthfully, I’m typing this direct from my house which is 45 minutes from the con, but anyway…) And again I must caution that there be some minor dragon spoilers so please read at your own risk. The Aqua Teen Hunger Force […]

Dragon*Con08: [Adult Swim] Panel Highlights

by Craig Crumptonon August 30, 2008
In what was the most unashamedly satiric discussion panel [adult swim] has likely ever hosted at a convention, the [as] crew arrived for their first-ever “Dragon Panel” in dragon hats, kabuki makeup, and a leotard with a codpiece. And they each had fantasy dragon personas which included names such as Lyle Knightbreath (Dana Snyder), Mjorghen-Hammer, […]

Family Guy Event at LA's Paley Center in October

by Craig Crumptonon August 29, 2008
Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane and members of the show’s writing staff will be hosting an event at The Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles on October 16th, 2008 for a panel discussion of “what goes into the making of their brashly subversive and remarkably resilient hit.” For ticket info as well as an […]