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No "Marvel Extreme - Wolverine" Animated Project in the Works

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2008
UPDATED July 13, 2008: President of Marvel Animation Eric Rollman has confirmed for the Marvel Animation Age that “Marvel Extreme – Wolverine” is simply a licensing line and not the the title of an upcoming animated project. He also stated that the “Hulk Vs.” project which has been referred to in the past will be […]

PR: Spectacular Spider-Man Premires "Nature vs. Nurture" on Saturday, June 14

by Ed Liuon June 13, 2008
Spider-Man has shed his symbiote suit, but the alien has made Eddie Brock’s mind and body its new home – and that lethal combination is coming after Spidey and his friends and relatives in the action-packed season finale of “The Spectacular Spider-Man” this Saturday, June 14 at 10:00 a.m. ET/PT on CW4Kids. Entitled “Nature vs. […]

Briefly: Bakshi Party; YTV in July; "WALL*E" and "Alvin" Licensing Plans

by Ed Liuon June 12, 2008
* ASIFA-Hollywood will be holding a party for animator Ralph Bakshi at Meltdown Comics in Los Angeles, CA, on Saturday, June 14, 2008, from 7:00 – 11:00 PM. In addition to Bakshi himself, several alumni from Bakshi Productions will be in attendance as well. * Canada’s YTV has announced its programming schedule for July 2008, […]

IGN Hosts New Trailer for "Next Avengers"

by Ed Liuon June 11, 2008
IGN.com is hosting a new two-minute trailer for Next Avengers, the direct-to-video animated movie from Lionsgate and Marvel coming in late 2008. The movie will center on the children of the original Avengers battling the evil robot Ultron. In addition to the streaming video version embedded below, the site offers the trailer in a larger […]

PR: Mermaid Mystery, Batman, and The Next Star this July on YTV

by Ed Liuon June 11, 2008
MERMAID MYSTERY, BATMAN AND THE NEXT STAR THIS JULY ON YTV (June 6, 2008 – Toronto, Canada) YTV is celebrating summer to the fullest with the launch of its newest original series, The Next Star hosted by Adamo Ruggiero (Degrassi: The Next Generation), a weekend dedicated to Batman, mini-marathons of viewers’ favourite series on Canada […]

Josh LeBar on Being Flash Thompson on "The Spectacular Spider-Man"

by Ed Liuon June 6, 2008
Actor Josh LeBar is currently giving voice to The Spectacular Spider-Man‘s Flash Thompson, but his first brush with superheroes was as a different Flash — DC Comics’ Scarlet Speedster at Six Flags St. Louis in what LeBar described as, “pretty much the easiest job ever.” The Spectacular Spider-Man‘s PR department has just released an interview […]

PR: Josh LeBar Discusses Being Flash Thompson on "The Spectacular Spider-Man"

by Ed Liuon June 6, 2008
JOSH LeBAR DISCUSSES BEING A KEY MEMBER OF “THE SPECTACULAR SPIDER-MAN” ENTOURAGE AS FLASH THOMPSON Josh LeBar draws on all kinds of life experiences when giving voice to Flash Thompson for “The Spectacular Spider-Man.” LeBar, best known for his role as agent Ari Gold’s arch rival Josh Weinstein on HBO’s “Entourage,” has lived the life […]

Turning an Avenger Golden: Tom Tataranowicz Talks Iron Man

by Stuon June 6, 2008
Realizing that their Iron Man and Fantastic Four cartoons were in dire need of a revamp, Marvel turned to Tom Tataranowicz and in turn, he and his crew revamped the shows from the ground up, turning poor shows into some of Marvel’s finest. The Marvel Animation Age and Toon Zone News caught up with Tom […]

New Images for "Wolverine and the X-Men"

by Ed Liuon June 5, 2008
Toon Zone’s Marvel Animation Age site has posted four new images from the upcoming Wolverine and the X-Men animated series, including one group shot of the X-Men and one of the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants. The same news item notes that the show will debut in the United Kingdom on August 2, 2008, with DVDs […]

Josh Olson on Going from Oscar to "Batman Gotham Knight"

by Ed Liuon June 5, 2008
Warner Home Video has released another Q&A article to promote Batman Gotham Knight. Academy Award nominated writer Josh Olson (A History of Violence) severely broke with Hollywood tradition, passing up big money screenwriting jobs to do one segment of the Batman Gotham Knight direct-to-video movie instead. In justifying the decision, Olson said, “I’m a comics […]