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Debbie Reynolds, Actress, 1932 – 2016

by Dan Collinson December 29, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reported that Oscar-nominated actress Debbie Reynolds died Wednesday at Cedar-Sinai Hospital from a stroke at the age of 84. Her passing comes one day after the death of her daughter, actress Carrie Fisher. Reynolds was best known for starring in films like Singin’ in the Rain, Tammy and the Bachelor (which earned […]
Carrie Fisher

Carrie Fisher, Princess Leia Actress, 1956 – 2016

by Dan Collinson December 29, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actress and author Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday from complications of a heart attack she suffered four days earlier on a flight from London to Los Angeles. She was 60. Ms. Fisher was the daughter of actress Debbie Reynolds and singer Eddie Fisher. The couple divorced when Carrie was two […]

Florence Henderson

Florence Henderson, Actress, 1934-2016

by Dan Collinson November 26, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actress Florence Henderson died on Thursday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles from heart failure, she was 82. Henderson was known to TV audiences as Carol Brady on The Brady Bunch, and reprise the role in various Brady Bunch spin-offs and  TV movies. After The Brady Bunch was cancelled […]
C. Martin Croker

Clay Martin Croker, Voice of Zorak 1962-2016

by Dan Collinson September 19, 2016
Vulture reports that animator and voice actor Clay Martin Croker passed away on Sunday. He was 54. Croker was best known as the voice of Zorak and Moltar on Space Ghost Coast to Coast, a late night talk show based on the classic 60s cartoon that aired on Cartoon Network. He also reprised the Moltar […]

Jack Riley

Jack Riley, Actor 1935-2016

by Dan Collinson August 21, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed that actor Jack Riley died on Friday due to complications of pneumonia. He was 80. Riley was known to TV audiences as Elliot Carlin, one of Bob Newhart’s psychology patients on The Bob Newhart Show from 1972-1978. He reprised the characters on ALF and St. Elsewhere. His other TV credits […]
Janet Waldo

Janet Waldo, voice of Judy Jetson, 1920 – 2016

by Dan Collinson June 13, 2016
KABC has reported that Janet Waldo, the voice of Judy Jetson on the cartoon The Jetsons died on Sunday. She was 96. She suffered from a benign but inoperable brain tumor. In addition to Judy Jetson, Waldo was the voice of Pearl Slaghoople, Wilma Flintstone’s mother on The Flintstones; Josie from Josie & the Pussycats […]

The Killing Joke

Release Dates Announced for “Batman: The Killing Joke” Animated Feature

by Dan Collinson May 5, 2016
Superhero Hype has reported that the upcoming DC Comics Animated Movie Batman: The Killing Joke will hit stores on August 2, 2016, and with availablity of the Digital HD version on July 23, 2016. Based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore (Swamp Thing, Watchmen) and Brian Bolland (2000AD, Judge Dredd, and many DC Comics […]

“Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle” Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson April 12, 2016
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Warner Bros. is bringing Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle: Season 1 to DVD. The 1976 animated TV series is based on the classic series of books by Edgar Rice Burroughs, it chronicles the legendary Ape Man and his pet monkey N’kima in adventures throughout the jungle. Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle was […]

The Killing Joke

Confirmed: Mark Hamill & Kevin Conroy to Star in “Batman: The Killing Joke”

by Dan Collinson March 15, 2016
Comic Book Resources has confirmed that Mark Hamill and Kevin Conroy will star in the new DC Comics animated movie Batman: The Killing Joke. Hamill also confirmed it through his Twitter page. Based on the graphic novel by Alan Moore and Brian Bolland, the story involves the origin of one of Batman’s best known and […]

Appeals Court Upholds Superman Rights

by Dan Collinson February 19, 2016
The Hollywood Reporter reports that the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the decision from the rights to Superman between the estate of Jerry Siegel and Warner Brothers. On February 10, 2016, the judges have agreed that in 2001, the widow of Jerry Siegel transferred the rights to the character to Warner’s subsidiary DC […]