Michael Bay will direct the Transformers live-action feature, MTV reports. The film, from DreamWorks, is slated for a November 2006 release. Separately, MTV says that Tim Hill will direct Garfield 2 for Twentieth Century Fox. Hill’s previous work includes Muppets from Space, and he has written for SpongeBob SquarePants.
These days, among all the wildly eccentric characters, dazzling special effects, zany wisecracks, and grandiose musical numbers, it’s easy to forget the innocence and simplicity that marked the early years of Walt Disney’s career. In fact, it’s hard to imagine modern filmmakers letting audiences sit still for more than a few minutes without hitting them […]
Kids 6-11 Ratings for Saturday, March 26, 2005 Notes: All Times Eastern An (S) denotes Special Presentation Broadcast Networks: Kids WB (8 am – 12 pm): (2.5/12 Average) 8:00 am – What’s New Scooby-Doo? (1.6/11) 8:30 am – ¡Mucha Lucha! Gigante (2.6/14) 9:00 am – Teen Titans (2.6/12) 9:30 am – Xiaolin Showdown (2.5/11) 10:00 […]
Subway will feature Pokemon toys in its Kids’ Pak meals through May 8, the sandwich shop chain has announced. Featured toys include the Crazy Poke Ball, Deoxys Whirl, Pokemon Lacrosse Stick and Rayquaza Disc. In addition, each meal will come with a three-dollar savings coupon redeemable with the purchase of Pokemon: Destiny Deoxys on DVD […]
Neil a.k.a. “Shredder” of the rec.arts.animation newsgroup has posted his phone interview with James Avery of Fresh Prince of Bel-Air fame, who is also famous for numerous voice acting roles including the classic Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles‘s Shredder. Please note that Toon Zone News is posting the interview as it was posted to rec.arts.animation. While […]
Kids 6-11 Ratings for Saturday, March 19, 2005 Notes: All Times Eastern An (S) denotes Special Presentation Broadcast Networks: Kids WB (8 am – 12 pm): (2.3/10 Average) 8:00 am – What’s New Scooby-Doo? (1.9/12) 8:30 am – ¡Mucha Lucha! Gigante (2.1/10) 9:00 am – Teen Titans (2.2/9) 9:30 am – Xiaolin Showdown (2.6/10) 10:00 […]
4Kids Entertainment, Inc. on Wednesday announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2004. For fiscal year 2004, net revenues were $103.3 million versus $102.1 million in 2003. Net income for the year was $12.7 million or $0.89 per diluted share versus $14.8 million or $1.05 per diluted share in 2003. […]
Chances are you’re acquainted with the cheerful sea sponge known as SpongeBob SquarePants, even if you don’t have a SpongeBob plushie on your desk. I mean to say, even if you don’t have young children. You leave my plushie out of this. The four-cornered, bucktoothed marine fry cook with bulging eyes has been topping kids’ […]