"Maria Watches Over Us" Coming to DVD This Summer

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Right Stuf’s Nozomi Entertainment has licensed Maria Watches Over Us (Maria-sama ga Miteru) and will release it to DVD in season box sets beginning this summer, the company said today. The series, based on a series of novels by Oyuki Konno and illustrated by Reine Hibiki, follows the lives of several teenage girls attending the […]

PR: Nozomi Entertainment to Release Maria Watches Over Us (Maria-sama ga Miteru)

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Anime producer and distributor Right Stuf, Inc. and Nozomi Entertainment are pleased to announce the licensing of MARIA WATCHES OVER US (Maria-sama ga Miteru). The series, often referred to by fans as “Marimite,” will be released on DVD as “season box sets,” with Japanese audio and English-language subtitles, starting Summer 2008. A character-driven, coming of […]

Neil Patrick Harris on Being The Flash

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Neil Patrick Harris on the best part of being an animation VA: When I finally get to see the animation, I barely remember what the lines were – which is great because not only do I get to be in it, but I get the fan perspective on it, too. For from the man who […]

"Tim and Eric" Tour in 2008

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Tim Heidecker and Eric Wareheim, creators of Adult Swim’s Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! will launch a 13-city tour in Boston on April 21 and end in Los Angeles on May 5, it was announced today. Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! Tour 2008 will be a live-action variety show consisting of […]

PR: Crispin Freeman (Voice of Electro) The Spectacular Spider-Man

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Crispin Freeman steps away from his luminary status in the world of anime and video game voiceovers to assume the animated role of Electro, a featured member of the rogues gallery of recurring villains in “The Spectacular Spider-Man.” An all-new animated television series, “The Spectacular Spider-Man” premieres Saturday, March 8 with back-to-back episodes airing at […]

PR: Neil Patrick Harris "The Flash" "Justice League: The New Frontier"

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Somewhere between the Emmy Award nominations and the critically-acclaimed stage performances from Broadway to Los Angeles, Neil Patrick Harris still finds room in his busy schedule for his guilty pleasure: comic books and the super heroes within. Harris is now back on the set of “How I Met Your Mother,” but he had time during […]

"Tak," "SpongeBob" and "Pinocchio 3000" Highlight YTV Schedule in April

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
Yellow and green will color the YTV schedule in April as the channel marks Earth Day and premieres a SpongeBob SquarePants special. First, though, the channel will premiere the new Nickelodeon series Tak and the Power of Juju on Saturday, April 5, at 10:00am. The series is about a fourteen-year-old boy who discovers he has […]

PR: Premieres, Pranks and Planetary Specials This April on Corus Kids Television

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
(March 6, 2008 – Toronto, Canada) This April, Corus Kids Television is booked solid with fun-filled spring adventures as it brings kids and families a heap of Earth Day programming, a premiere episode of SpongeBob SquarePants, a new Nickelodeon series Tak and the Power of Juju and an all-new season of The Naked Brothers Band. […]

"Horton" Hears from a Who’s Who of Animators

by Maxie Zeuson March 6, 2008
If you want nonsense and paradox, you can hardly do better than to schedule a consultation with Dr. Seuss. But there are paradoxes and there are paradoxes. So here’s a Seussian riddle for the cartoon critics out there. (And I know who you are; I’ve got minutes of the last meeting we were all at.) […]

Updated: "Super Hero Saturday" Bringing New Series, Ending Old Ones

by Maxie Zeuson March 5, 2008
One superhero series will end, another begin, and a third return with a new episode on March 8 when KidsWB presents “Super Hero Saturday.” The back-to-back-to-back-to-back-to-back heroics start at 9:30am (ET/PT) with the new Legion of Super Heroes episode “In the Beginning,” which details the Legion’s formation. The story, by Steven Melching, has Legion members […]