The Wall Street Journal has posted an interview with Avatar: The Last Airbender creators Michael DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. In The interview they discuss the new Avatar series The Legend of Korra as well as the live-action movie. The full interview can be found here. [Via: Alex D. aka Dudley]
Newsweek reported the man behind the ‘South Park’ threats has been arrested. 20-year-old Zachary Chesser, the man who allegedly wrote online posts threatening the creators of South Park after the show ran an episode that included the Prophet Muhammad, was arrested in Virginia by federal authorities. Authorities stopped him at a New York airport on […]
IGN had reported Larry Kenney, voice of Lion-O in the original ThunderCats series, will be in the Cartoon Network remake. He won’t be playing Lion-O though, but rather his father, King Claudus. ThunderCats will debut on Cartoon Network in 2011.
Variety reports Disney is making a live-action romantic comedy starring Elizabeth Banks called “Tink”, based on Tinkerbell, who has recently appeared in a slew of animated direct-to-video films. The concept for the project, for which the deals are being wrapped up, plays with the mischievous nature of the Tinkerbell character. McG will co-write the script […]
The New York Post is quoting anonymous sources at MTV to confirm the rumored return of Beavis and Butt-head. They write, “The new series would keep Beavis and Butt-head in their perpetual high-school state, but it would be updated so that the pals — who obsessively watch music videos on a battered TV set — […]
IGN had learned Comedy Central and Paramount is coming out with a new 2-disc South Park Butters DVD. “A Little Box of Butters” comes out on on September 28, 2010. The DVD will include remastered 5.1 surround sound on 13 widescreen Butters-centric episodes. It will also include an exclusive “It’s Butters! A Trivia Game” interactive […]
Variety reports John Malone’s Starz wants out of the movie financing business. Starz is trying to sell it’s Starz Media division that houses Overture, Anchor Bay Entertainment, Film Roman and Starz Animation. There’s a possibility that the companies would be sold off individually if they can’t get much traction with the sale as a group. […]
Footage from Studio Ghibli’s Karigurashi no Arrietty (The Borrower Arrietty in English) has surfaced. The film is based on the 1952 novel The Borrowers by Mary Norton. The Borrowers has previously been a live action film starring John Goodman in 1997. The Borrower Arrietty is directed by first-time feature director Hiromasa Yonebayashi. [Source: AnimeNewsNetwork]