Rob Lowe to Voice Captain Marvel in "Young Justice"

by Ed Liuon July 22, 2010 is reporting that Rob Lowe is slated to play DC Comics’ Captain Marvel (Shazam!) in the upcoming Young Justice animated series. Producer Greg Weisman stated that “Shazam will be an important recurring character in the series.” Originally a character published by Fawcett, Captain Marvel was introduced in 1940 as the super-powered alter ego of […]

"Superfriends": The Justice Chums

by Maxie Zeuson July 22, 2010
We’re less than a week away from the street date for Batman: Under the Red Hood. By grim chance or fiendish design, Warner Home Video has preceded that hotly anticipated release with another volume of Superfriends, the infamously lame Hanna-Barbera action-series from the 1970s. Probably Warners only means to hook a slightly related product onto […]

Greg Weisman Looks Back at "Spectacular Spider-Man"

by Ed Liuon July 20, 2010
The Spectacular Webs podcast has posted a two-hour interview with Greg Weisman about The Spectacular Spider-Man, which covers a wide range of material from character details that were not explicitly specified in the series, production of the two seasons of the show, psychological makeup of many of the show’s characters, and plans he had for […]

Katee Sackhoff, Adam West, Jane Lynch, and More to Guest Star on "Super Hero Squad"

by Ed Liuon July 15, 2010
TV Guide Magazine has announced several upcoming guest stars for the second season of Marvel Animation’s Super Hero Squad Show. Among the new guest stars are Katee Sackhoff (Battlestar Galactica) as She-Hulk, Adam West (Batman, Family Guy) as Nighthawk, Ty Burrell (Modern Family) as Captain Marvel, Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) as Nightmare, and […]

Warner Bros. Entertainment to Provide Official Tote Bags at San Diego Comic-Con 2010

by Ed Liuon July 14, 2010
Warner Bros. Entertainment will provide the official tote bag for San Diego Comic-Con 2010, producing 11 unique designs based on TV shows and movies like Batman: The Brave and the Bold, The Looney Tunes Show, and Scooby-Doo! Mystery Incorporated. Bags will be given to all attendees at check-in for all 5 days of the convention, […]

"The Super Hero Squad Show" Vol. 1: Prime Grade Super Hero Silliness

by Ed Liuon July 13, 2010
The Super Hero Squad Show is the demented radioactive mutant love child of Marvel Comics superheroes and Looney Tunes, and the miracle isn’t that it works as well as it does but that it works at all. This show and Batman: The Brave and the Bold came along at just the right time, with both […]

"Batman: Under the Red Hood" Premieres at San Diego Comic-Con Jul 23, 2010; New Video

by Ed Liuon July 13, 2010
Warner Home Video has announced that Batman: Under the Red Hood will be getting its premiere at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con on Friday, July 23, 2010, at 8:00 PM in Ballroom 20. The movie will be coming to DVD and Blu-ray disc on July 27, 2010. The following new video clip has also been […]

Cartoon Network Announces Comic-Con Panels

by Maxie Zeuson July 12, 2010
Cartoon Network has announced its panels and events fro Comic-Con International, running in San Diego from Thursday, Jul 22 – Sunday, July 25. Full listing of times, locations, and participants is below. Separately, Warner Home Video says it will give Batman: Under the Red Hood its world premiere at the Con in Ballroom 20 of […]

"Simpsons," Cartoon Network Score Big in Emmy Noms

by Maxie Zeuson July 8, 2010
South Park and The Simpsons will square off against each other for the Emmy for outstanding animated program. Nominations for the 62nd Primetime Emmys were announced this morning. Matt Groening’s long-running series is represented in the category by “Once Upon a Time in Springfield,” while the Matt Stone/Trey Parker series is represented by “200/201.” Other […]

Thomas Jane on Being "Jonah Hex" for DC Showcase

by Ed Liuon July 7, 2010
Actor Thomas Jane is the next interview subject for Warner Home Video’s line of interviews relating to the upcoming DVD and Blu-ray release of Batman: Under the Red Hood on July 27, 2010. In the interview, Jane discusses how he lobbied for the same role in the recently released live-action movie, how his recent directorial […]