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Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

Review: “Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie” is Supremely Silly Slapstick

by Ed Liuon June 2, 2017
DreamWorks Animation’s Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie is almost perfectly critic-proof for a number of reasons, the biggest being that you can’t say that this movie is stupendously juvenile, extraordinarily silly, and resolutely lowbrow in its sense of humor without sounding like you’re criticizing it for those things. I genuinely mean all of those […]
LEGO DC Super Hero Girls Brain Drain

“LEGO DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain” Coming to Digital HD July 25 and DVD August 8, 2017

by Ed Liuon June 2, 2017
SUPERGIRL, WONDER WOMAN, BATGIRL & FRIENDS SEARCH FOR THEIR STOLEN MEMORIES WHEN WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT, DC ENTERTAINMENT & THE LEGO® GROUP PRESENT LEGO® DC SUPER HERO GIRLS: BRAIN DRAIN ON DIGITAL HD JULY 25 and DVD AUGUST 8, 2017 BURBANK, CA (June 1, 2017) – Missing memories provide an intriguing mystery for everyone’s favorite […]

DC Super Hero Girls: Intergalactic Games and Batman: The Brave and the Bold Season 3

Review: “DC Super Hero Girls: Intergalactic Games” and “Batman: The Brave and the Bold” Season 3 Blu-ray

by Ed Liuon June 1, 2017
The DC Super Hero Girls franchise is something that I wish wasn’t necessary while also recognizing that there’s nothing wrong with a little bit of customizing for an audience. There’s lots and lots of ways to be a superhero, and the perspective given by DC Super Hero Girls is as valid as any other. The […]
The Loud House

“The Loud House” Leads Nickelodeon to Win May Ratings Race Across All Kids Demographics

by Ed Liuon June 1, 2017
NICKELODEON WINS MAY IN TOTAL DAY ACROSS ALL KIDS’ DEMOS The Loud House Marks Its First Year on Air by Hitting Number One This Month on All TV with Kids 2-11 NEW YORK – May 31, 2017–Continuing its number-one streak for the year to date, Nickelodeon closed May as the top-rated kids’ network among Kids […]

The Extincts

Cirrina Studios Announces First Feature “The Extincts” Helmed by William Joyce

by Ed Liuon May 26, 2017
CIRRINA STUDIOS ANNOUNCES FIRST FEATURE, THE EXTINCTS OSCAR®-WINNING FILMMAKER WILLIAM JOYCE TO HELM ANIMATED FEATURE Santa Monica, CA (May 24, 2017) – Cirrina Studios, the recently launched entertainment finance, development and production company has announced its first animated feature film, The Extincts. Based on British writer Veronica Cossanteli’s popular middle grade novel of the same […]
The Loud House Relative Chaos

New Episode of “The Loud House” Premieres May 29, 2017

by Ed Liuon May 25, 2017
Nickelodeon Debuts Brand-New Episode of The Loud House, “The Loudest Mission: Relative Chaos,” Premiering on Monday, May 29, at 7:00p.m. (ET/PT) Share it: @NickAnimation #theloudhouse Nickelodeon’s Lincoln Loud, along with his big sister Lori, embark on a brand-new mission in the debut of “The Loudest Mission: Relative Chaos,” airing on Monday, May 29, at 7:00 […]

SpongeBob SquarePants Season 12

Nickelodeon Greenlights Season 12 of “SpongeBob SquarePants”

by Ed Liuon May 24, 2017
NICKELODEON GREENLIGHTS SEASON 12 OF SPONGEBOB SQUAREPANTS, NUMBER-ONE ANIMATED SERIES ACROSS ALL TV WITH KIDS Share it: @Nickelodeon @SpongeBob BURBANK, Calif.–May 23, 2017–Nickelodeon today announced that SpongeBob SquarePants, the number-one animated show for kids 2-11 and kids 6-11, has been greenlit for season 12. The 26-episode pick up will further the nautical adventures of SpongeBob […]

Lin-Manuel Miranda Ducktales

Lin-Manuel Miranda Adds Superhero Duck Voiceover for “DuckTales” to Resume

by Ed Liuon May 22, 2017
Variety reports that Lin-Manuel Miranda will be joining the cast of Disney XD’s upcoming reboot of DuckTales, set to premiere this summer. The multi-talented actor, playwright, composer (Hamilton, Moana), and self-proclaimed DuckTales aficionado will voice Gizmoduck, a superhero whose secret identity is Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera, an intern for Scrooge McDuck’s personal mad scientist Gyro Gearloose. Mr. […]
Ben 10 2016

Cartoon Network Picks Up Second Season of “Ben 10,” Preps Mobile and Console Games

by Ed Liuon May 22, 2017
Cartoon Network Expands Ben 10 Universe with Season Two Pick Up and New Mobile and Console Games Today, Cartoon Network announced that the hit series Ben 10 has been renewed for a second season following the successful global launch about the boy with a mysterious watch. Since its U.S. premiere in April, Ben 10 has […]