The New York Times has published an article about Brown Johnson, an 18-year veteran of Nickelodeon who will be named executive creative director of preschool television today (free registration required). The article focuses on her contributions to shows like Blue’s Clues and Dora the Explorer and the challenge Nick’s programming presents to PBS.
Silver Bullet Comics has interviewed writer/artist Darwyn Cooke about his DC: The New Frontier graphic novel. At the end of the interview, Cooke reveals that he has written an upcoming episode of Justice League Unlimited starring the Suicide Squad. The interview also includes preview artwork for his Green Lantern Secret Files story. DC: The New […]
Writer Gail Simone has been interviewed by Newsarama.com about Villains United, one of four mini-series spinoffs coming after March’s DC Countdown that unites six of DC’s top villains into a Justice League-styled organization. Simone is both the fan-favorite writer of the Birds of Prey comic book and the writer for an upcoming issue of Justice […]
Kids 6-11 Ratings for Saturday, February 19, 2005 Note: All Times Eastern Broadcast Networks: Kids WB (8 am – 12 pm): (2.2/10 Average) 8:00 am – What’s New Scooby-Doo? (0.8/5) 8:30 am – ¡Mucha Lucha! Gigante (2.0/11) 9:00 am – Teen Titans (2.1/10) 9:30 am – Xiaolin Showdown (2.9/12) 10:00 am – Pokemon Advanced Challenge […]
Rick Burchett, former artist for Batman Adventures, is the new artist for the second volume of Greg Rucka’s Queen & Country Declassified. Burchett was interviewed by Comicon.com’s PULSE News about his new assignment, and how drawing for the murky world of spies contrasts with superheroes. He also mentions his assignment on an upcoming Batman children’s […]
Nausicaa.net is reporting that the new Screen International has interviewed Studio Ghibli producer Toshio Suzuki about the studio’s future projects. Suzuki reveals that director Hayao Miyazaki is already at work on his next project, due for release in 2007 or 2008, and suggests that Pixar “ought to slow down.” The article is currently not available […]
In an interview with the Motley Fool investment news site, James B. Stewart, author of DisneyWar, gives his assessment of the Disney-Pixar rift, calling it the result of a disagreement between Disney CEO Michael Eisner and Pixar and Apple CEO Steven Jobs. Stewart also talks about the tension-filled shareholders meeting in March 2004 and Eisner’s […]
ADV Films will release Gatchaman for the first time ever in North America, with the first volume slated for a June 14 release, the company announced yesterday. The seven-volume collector’s edition will contain all 105 episodes of the original uncut Japanese series, including 20 episodes never before see in the U.S. Alex Ross will create […]