Holy bizarre lawsuits! E!Online reports that Huseyin Kalkan, the mayor of the small oil-producing town of Batman in Turkey, is suing Warner Brothers and Christopher Nolan, director of The Dark Knight for a cut in the film’s royalties in exchange for using the city’s name without permission. A Warner Brothers rep, meanwhile, says the studio […]
The World’s Finest Online has interviewed several cast and crew members behind Batman: The Brave and the Bold, which debuts on Cartoon Network this Friday, November 14, 2008. Diedrich Bader discusses his role as Batman, as well as a number of his other voice acting roles. Story editor Michael Jelenic discusses the approach the new […]
Nickelodeon has posted a new trailer for the Wolverine and the X-Men series, coming to the Nicktoons network in January 2009. In addition, the Marvel Animation Age has also revealed that 26 more episodes of the show are currently in pre-production.
Comic Book Resources has interviewed director Ben Jones about his work on the upcoming Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Among other topics, Jones talks about how he broke into the superhero shows at Warner animation, discusses some events in the first two episodes of the show, and confirms that there will be an upcoming […]
Marvel.com has posted box artwork for the Hulk Vs. direct-to-video movie, as well as a list of the special features available on the DVD and the Blu-ray editions of the movie. The DVD will contain two stories, “Hulk vs. Wolverine” and “Hulk vs. Thor,” and both will have audio commentary tracks by supervising producer/co-writer Craig […]
Comic Book Resources has spoken with James Tucker, producer of the upcoming Batman: The Brave and the Bold series, which debuts on Cartoon Network on November 14, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). Tucker discusses the distinctive approach to Batman taken by the show, the relationship between Batman and his co-stars on each show, and digs […]
Newsarama has interviewed Ben Jones on directing the debut episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold, which will air on Friday, November 14, 2008, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). Among other topics, Jones discusses the dual goal of the episode to introduce both the Blue Beetle and Batman, how he and the rest of the […]
The Marvel Animation Age has confirmed that the Hulk: Gamma Corps cartoon was cancelled during pre-production, but that much of the work done on the series has been folded into the new Avengers: Earth’s Greatest Heroes cartoon. Producer Ciro Nieli has shifted from Gamma Corps to Avengers, which is scheduled to premiere in 2011.
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that the 90s version of the classic Hanna-Barbera cartoon Jonny Quest is coming to DVD in The Real Adventures of Jonny Quest: Season 1 – Volume 1. The two disc set contains 13 episodes from the first season, plus an interview with the show’s producers and retrospective on the impact of the original […]
Having now acquired the rights to the vast majority of Marvel’s animation library here in region 2, Liberation have finally set about rectifying one of the great injustices by releasing X-Men: The Animated Series in chronological order. While a few different companies have released X-Men DVDs over the years, the show simply doesn’t have the […]