Industry
-
LATEST ARTICLES
 
splash-sonypicturesanimationlogo

Sony Pictures Animation Announces 2017-2018 Slate: “Emojimovie,” “Hotel Transylvania 3,” “Spider-Man,” Animated “Ghostbusters” Series

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2016
Sony Pictures Animation Announces 2017 & 2018 Slate Projects Include EMOJIMOVIE: EXPRESS YOURSELF, Faith-Based Film THE STAR, HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA 3, Animated SPIDER-MAN and GHOSTBUSTERS Animated TV Series Culver City, CA, June 20, 2016 – In a move signaling an expansion of its output and increased year-round production across multiple platforms, Sony Pictures Animation announced today […]
splash-nickpreschool2016

Nickelodeon Renews “Blaze & the Monster Machines,” “PAW Patrol,” and “Shimmer and Shine”

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2016
NICKELODEON DOUBLES DOWN ON PRESCHOOL SLATE WITH SEASON RENEWALS OF HIT SERIES BLAZE AND THE MONSTER MACHINES, PAW PATROL AND SHIMMER AND SHINE Nick Greenlights Fourth Seasons of Blaze and the Monster Machines and PAW Patrol, and Third Season of Shimmer and Shine, in Biggest Preschool Content Pipeline Ever NEW YORK–June 21, 2016– Nickelodeon is […]

splash-ben102017

New “Ben 10” Global Premieres Starting Fall 2016 through 2017

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2016
THE NEW BEN 10 MAKES GLOBAL DEBUT THIS FALL ON CARTOON NETWORK Latest Franchise Begins Worldwide Rollout with Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific and Continues into 2017 with North America and Latin America Cartoon Network’s newest take on Ben 10, the animated phenomenon that had kids all over the world wanting to transform […]
GalleryTV_1900x900_teenTitansGo_53470b47be1040.35781411

George Takei To Voice New Character in “Teeny Titans” Game

by Grant Whiteon June 20, 2016
Oh my! George Takei, famous for playing Sulu in the Star Trek franchise and his work for promoting gay rights, will be appearing as a brand new character in Cartoon Network’s new app game Teeny Titans. Based on the Teen Titans Go! animated series, Robin has become addicted to a new figure based collectable battling […]

Finding Dory

“Finding Dory” Breaks Records with $136M Opening Weekend

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2016
Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory conquered the box office in its premiere weekend, taking in an estimated $136.1 million in ticket sales domestically, dwarfing its nearest competition (Warner Bros. comedy Central Intelligence starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Kevin Hart, which took in an estimated $34.5 million). The total broke several box office records for an animated […]
zorn

20th Century Fox Bringing Everything And The Kitchen Sink To 2016 Comic-Con In San Diego

by Alex Beanon June 20, 2016
20th Century Fox Television is leaving no stone unturned for this year’s Comic-Con outing in San Diego next month – the studio is bringing a good chunk of its network’s shows to the annual gathering – and not just the animated series. Among the live-action television series the network is bringing to San Diego are […]

CNUKAdventureTimeOooExperience

Cartoon Network UK Invites “Adventure Time” Fans To Interactive Ooo Experience

by Grant Whiteon June 17, 2016
Adventure Time Come on, grab your friends. We’ll go to very distant lands. Of a sorts, at least. Fans of Cartoon Network’s popular Adventure Time will be familiar with the land of Ooo, the setting for the show’s surreal escapades. Now fans in the UK have the chance to visit Ooo themselves and prove their […]
Tumble Leaf

Toonzone Explores “Tumble Leaf” with Tara Sorensen and Drew Hodges

by Christopher Glennonon June 16, 2016
Tumble Leaf is a multi-Emmy award-winning Amazon original preschool series.  Amazon Studios hosted an event in celebration of the premier of the second season of the series.  Toon Zone News was able to speak with Tara Sorensen, Head of Kids’ Programming for Amazon Studios, and Tumble Leaf creator and executive producer Drew Hodges, for interviews. […]

Mighty Magiswords

Cartoon Network Announces “Mighty Magiswords” TV Series and More Interactive Content

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2016
Cartoon Network Takes Viewer Engagement to the Next Level with Mighty Magiswords Multi-Platform World Allows Fans to Watch, Play and Collect Cartoon Network, recently named one of the most innovative media companies by Fast Company, continues to redefine content and the fan experience with the evolution of its latest franchise, Mighty Magiswords. Debuting last year […]
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 […]