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Briefly: "Bugs Bunny Superstar" to DVD; Kid Shows Get Int'l Distribution

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* Warner Archive is releasing Bugs Bunny Superstar, a 1975 documentary feature about the studio’s Termite Terrace, on Tuesday, October 30. [AWN] * Los Angeles’s Kid Glove Creative and Sydney’s Sticky Pictures will produce Perry Parka Polar Possum, a new animated series about a possum who is the mayor of the North Pole. [c21 Media] […]

A Morning in Rob Paulsen's Voice-Over Seminar

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On October 14th voice actor Rob Paulsen offered his voice acting seminar at the Lau Lapides Company, offering students a half-day’s worth of interactive discussion and time in a recording booth to be directed by Rob. For many people, it would be enough just to get the chance to work with the man who gave […]

PR: Schulz Museum Celebrates the Holiday Season with "The Art of Peanuts Animation"

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Exhibition of Rare Animation Cels Schulz Museum Celebrates the Holiday Season with The Art of Peanuts Animation (Santa Rosa, CA) Peanuts has been associated with the holidays since that December evening in 1965 when A Charlie Brown Christmas was broadcast on television for the first time. Forty-seven years later, the Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center is highlighting […]

World's Finest Interviews Eric Radomski on "Batman the Animated Series" 20th Anniversary

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The World’s Finest Online has interviewed producer Eric Radomski for his memories and opinions on the 20th anniversary of Batman the Animated Series. Among other topics, Radomski discusses how he joined the series staff and how he and Bruce Timm became series producers; the artistic influences that led to the “dark deco” style that the […]

Russell Means, Native American Activist and Actor, 1939 - 2012

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Native American activist Russell Means passed away at his ranch in South Dakota on Monday, October 22, 2012, at the age of 72 from esophageal cancer. Means rose to national attention in the 1970′s as the leader of the American Indian Movement in a series of theatrical protests to call attention to poverty and discrimination […]

PR: Cartoon Network/Adult Swim Ratings Bullets, October 2012 Week 3

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CARTOON NETWORK *       For three weeks now across October 2012, Cartoon Network has ranked as basic cable’s #1 network for Early Prime (7-9 p.m.) delivery of boys 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14, and as the #1 network for Total Day (Mon-Sun, 6 a.m.-9 p.m.) delivery of boys 9-14.  Significant growth compared to the same time periods […]

PR: Nickelodeon's "SpongeBob," "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Top TV with Kids and Total Viewers for Week of October 15, 2012

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NICKELODEON’S SPONGEBOB, TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES TOP TV THIS WEEK WITH KIDS AND TOTAL VIEWERS NEW YORK—Oct. 23, 2012—Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (TMNT) nabbed top honors this week (10/15-21/2012)), with SpongeBob topping all TV with kids 2-11 and TMNT winning its time period by double digits among K 2-11 across all TV.   TMNT this week (Saturday, Oct. […]

NYCC 2012: A Glimpse to the Future with "The Vision Machine" iPad App

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As a comic book story, Greg Pak and R.B. Silva’s The Vision Machine is a glimpse into a future where advanced technology turns threatening and gets used for malign purposes. Fortunately, while The Vision Machine iPad app is also a glimpse into the future using advanced technology, the intentions are far less malevolent, exploring the […]

Waterman Entertainment Acquires Rights to "Heathcliff" CGI Feature and TV Series

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Deadline.com reports that Waterman Entertainment has acquired the rights to a CGI feature film adaptation of the classic newspaper comic strip Heathcliff, as well as the rights to a 13-episode animated series. The acquisition also includes worldwide merchandising and licensing rights. (via Toonzone member Ioz)

Warner Wins Superman Case Against the Shusters

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The Superman Hompage reports that Warner Brothers has won their court case against the estate of Superman co-creator Joe Shuster. U.S. District Judge Otis Wright III decided that an agreement that Shuster signed with DC Comics in 1992 rules out any chance for Shuster’s heirs trying to regain Shuster’s share of the Superman copyrights from DC Comics. Warner […]

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