CBR on "Spectacular Spider-Man" Panel at Wondercon 2009

by Ed Liuon March 2, 2009
Comic Book Resources has covered the Spectacular Spider-Man panel at Wondercon 2009 this past weekend, reporting on news and previews of the second season. The panel was hosted by series creator/supervising producer/story editor Greg Weisman, supervising producer Victor Cook, character designer Sean “Cheeks” Galloway, and Peter Parker/Spider-Man voice actor Josh Keaton. Among other news, the […]

Rosario Dawson on Being Artemis for "Wonder Woman" Animated Movie

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2009
Warner Bros. Animation has released an interview with actor Rosario Dawson, who provides the voice for Artemis in the Wonder Woman direct-to-video animated movie. The outgoing Dawson speaks at length about the inspirations for her character and what she loves the most about Artemis, the joys and challenges of the role, her favorite moments of […]

DC Announces "Green Lantern: First Flight," Names Cast and Crew

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2009
Warner Home Video has officially announced that Green Lantern: First Flight will be the next direct-to-video animated movie, with a debut date of July 28, 2009 on one- and two-disc DVD and Blu-ray disc. Law & Order: SVU‘s Christopher Meloni will voice Hal Jordan/Green Lantern, with Victor Garber (Milk, Titanic) joining him as Sinestro, Tricia […]

Newsarama Interviews James Tucker on "Batman: Brave and the Bold" Second Season

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2009
Newsarama has interviewed James Tucker, producer of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, about the success of the first season of the show and the renewal for another 13 episodes to air on Cartoon Network. The interview reveals the unusual character that Batman will team-up with for next week’s episode, and also discusses this week’s […]

PULSE News Talks with Greg Weisman on "Spectacular Spider-Man"

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2009’s PULSE News has interviewed Greg Weisman about his work on The Spectacular Spider-Man, which will debut on the Disney XD network in March. Among other topics, Weisman discusses how he landed the job as Supervising Producer/Story Editor/Writer/Voice Actor for the show, why he thinks Peter Parker is such a sympathetic character, where he was […]

TELETOON Highlights for March 2009

by Ed Liuon February 25, 2009
TELETOON has released its programming highlights for March 2009. The main TELETOON network will be premiering the new show Jimmy Two Shoes, as well as debuting new episodes of Wolverine and the X-Men, Spectacular Spider-Man, Batman: The Brave and the Bold, and Chowder; movie premieres include Scooby Doo in Arabian Nights and The Powerpuff Girls […]

Toon Zone Interviews Elisa Gabrielli on Being Nana in "Madagascar 2"

by Ed Liuon February 24, 2009
One of the breakout characters of DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar series is Nana, the little old lady who serves as the lion Alex’s nemesis, popping up at inopportune times to deliver a world-class butt-kicking to the dancing lion. Nana was brought to vocal life through the talents of Elisa Gabrielli, a long-time on-camera and voice-over actor […]

Marvel Announces New "Marvel Super Heroes: What the–?!" Video Series

by Ed Liuon February 18, 2009
Marvel has announced a new video series titled Marvel Super Heroes: What The–?!, which will be superhero satire along the lines of their Not Brand Echh and What The–?! comic book series. The first episodes will debut in the early spring, and a preview is available on the site now. The full press release […]

"Wonder Woman" and First "Green Lantern" Footage at Wondercon on Feb 27, 2009

by Ed Liuon February 18, 2009
The direct-to-video animated movie Wonder Woman will be screening at Wondercon in San Francisco at the Moscone Center on February 27, 2009, at 6:00 PM. The screening will be followed by a panel discussion with the filmmakers and voice cast of the movie, including producer Bruce Timm and actor Virginia Madsen, who plays Queen Hippolyta […]

Cartoon Network Orders Season of "Marvel Super Hero Squad"

by Ed Liuon February 17, 2009
Variety is reporting that Cartoon Network has acquired a full 26-episode season of Marvel Super Hero Squad, bringing some of its most iconic superheroes to the screen in late 2009. Voice talent will include Tom Kenny, Charlie Adler, Steve Blum, and Grey Delisle. Alan Fine, Simon Phillips and Eric S. Rollman will serve as executive […]