USA Today‘s Pop Candy weblog has published an interview with Peter Cullen, best known to animation fans as the voice of The Transformers’ Optimus Prime. Cullen delves into how he landed the role, the influences that he pulls in for his performance, and the status of his role as the voice of Optimus Prime in […]
Actor Edward Laurence Albert passed away on Friday, September 22, at the age of 55 due to lung cancer. Albert was the voice actor for Matt Murdock/Daredevil in the mid-1990’s Spider-Man animated series, and also provided voices for the 1990’s Fantastic Four, Extreme Ghostbusters, and Invasion America.
The New York Times has spoken to Trey Parker and Matt Stone about South Park and the upcoming 10th anniversary DVD that will contain the co-creators’ favorite episodes of the show (registration required). Among other topics, the duo talk about how they feel about earlier episodes of the show (“We’re just, ‘We thought that was […]
A press release has announced the opening of a special Cyberchase exhibition at the Children’s Museum of Houston running from September 28, 2006 to May 13, 2007. The exhibit will allow visitors to see several set pieces from the show while exploring math concepts. Read the full press release.
The Internet Movie Database Daily Briefing reported on rumors that an uncensored obscenity was aired in some markets in the September 24 broadcast of Family Guy on Fox. The report was based on a video posted on the YouTube video sharing site. Current news reports have revealed that the video was taken from the Canadian […]
The Superman Homepage has revealed a few more details about the DC Comics direct-to-DVD feature animated releases. Superman: Doomsday is listed with a release date in September 2007, and is to be directed by Duane Capizzi and produced by Bruce Timm. Justice League: New Frontier is coming in “Fall 2007” and will be written by […]
Dark Horse Comics has announced a line of peripheral merchandise to go along with the debut of the Hellboy Animated direct-to-DVD movies coming in late 2006. The merchandise will include statues of the animated Hellboy and Abe Sapien, a new comic book series published in digest-sized format, PVC mini-figures, busts, and refrigerator magnets. (via Comic […]
HOUSTON (Sept. 21, 2006) – It is the classic good vs. evil adventure as the dastardly Hacker attempts to overtake Cyberspace, but is continuously outsmarted by three curious kids and one cyberbird pal determined to stop him. Join forces with the CyberSquad, Matt, Inez, Jackie and Digit, in their quest to save Cyberspace as they […]
ADV has announced a set of 3 DVDs scheduled to go on sale on November 14, including Guyver: The Bioboosted Armor, UFO Ultramaiden Valkyrie: Washing Up and Wigging Out, and Michael: The Knight and the Castle. Full details on the DVD releases and the special features included with each disc are in the full press […]
Cartoon Network has announced a new weekly programming block on the Boomerang channel dedicated to cartoon characters without pants. Titled “No Undies Mondays,” the block will star such luminaries as Yogi Bear, Peter Potamus, Huckleberry Hound, Quickdraw McGraw, and Snagglepuss. The block debuts on Monday, October 9 at 4:00 PM (Eastern Time). Read the full […]