"ReBoot Seasons 1 & 2" Warning: Incoming Lame

by Chad Boninon March 21, 2011
He came from The Net. Protecting systems, peoples, and cities, he came to this world: Mainframe. They say the User lives outside The Net, and inputs games for pleasure. No one knows for sure, but Guardian Bob has sworn to defend his new home from these games. If they lose the game, they lose their […]

Taylor Swift Cast In Seuss’ "Lorax"

by AerostarMonkon March 17, 2011
Singer/songwriter Taylor Swift joins the cast of the upcoming adaptation of the classic Dr. Seuss tale, The Lorax according to a recent story from the Hollywood Reporter. Swift will be voicing the love interest of Zac Efron’s Ted. She’s part of an ever-growing pool of talent that includes Ed Helms as the Once-ler, Rob Riggle […]

"Mia and the Migoo" Cast Announcement, Release Date Info

by Ed Liuon March 17, 2011
GKIDS has announced the English language voice cast for Mia and the Migoo, a new film by French director Jacques-Rémy Girerd slated to premiere at New York’s IFC Film Center on March 25, 2011, and a nationwide release on Earth Day, April 22, 2011. The movie centers on a plucky young girl named Mia and […]

John Lasseter Talks "Cars 2"

by AerostarMonkon March 11, 2011
Disney’s YouTube channel, DisneyLiving, has posted a new interview with John Lasseter in which he talks about the genesis of the upcoming Cars 2. He also drops some tantalizing hints on what to expect from the film as well as a little information on ideas left out of the original movie. Cars 2 premieres June […]

"Bambi" Usurps "Megamind" on DVD Sales Charts in Premiere Week

by Ed Liuon March 10, 2011
On its first week of release, Disney’s re-release of Bambi in a Blu-ray Diamond Edition combo pack leapt to the top of the Nielsen VideoScan First Alert and Blu-ray disc sales chart, pushing DreamWorks’ Megamind to the #2 position on both lists. Megamind also moved down to the #2 spot on the rental charts to […]

Cool Stuff: David Couchariere – Animation Reel

by Eileen Cruzon March 9, 2011
Today we have an animation reel from David Couchariere! He attended university at Lycée technique des Arts et Métiers. Couchariere works at Dreamworks. Prior to that he was an animator at, Blue Sky. His filmography includes How to Train Your Dragon (2010), Kung Fu Panda (2008), Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa (2008), Flushed Away (2006), Ice Age : The Meltdown (2006) and Robots (2005). I enjoyed the skill he showed in both...

Toonzone Presents: An Interview/Tribute to Dwayne McDuffie

by Alex Weitzmanon March 9, 2011
Back in 2006, I briefly flirted with the notion of writing a book about superhero animation, its history and trajectory. It never came to fruition, partially because real life got in the way, and partially because I decided to refocus my energies on my biggest passion, which is voice acting. But I was fortunate enough […]

New "Cars 2" Trailer and Stills Released

by Ed Liuon March 8, 2011
Walt Disney Studios has released the following new Cars 2 trailer: In addition, the following new images have been released by Walt Disney Features. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: Cars 2 is slated for release on June 24, 2011. Check out Toonzone News’ earlier coverage of Cars 2.