Boomerang to Host "Teen Titans" Memorial Day Marathon on May 25, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 20, 2009
Boomerang has announced a Teen Titans Memorial Day marathon running from 12:00 PM to 12:00 midnight on Monday, May 25, 2009. The full press release follows: Teen Titans Star in Boomerang’s Memorial Day Marathon Twelve Action-Driven Hours of Original Animated Series Hail Start of Summer on Monday, May 25, 12 p.m.-12a.m. Fighting for truth, justice […]

Diedrich Bader Replaced With Soundalike for Batman Toy

by on May 20, 2009
Voice Actors in the News reports that Diedrich Bader was replaced last week with a soundalike to record the voice of Batman for an upcoming action figure from Mattel. Bader says that neither he nor his agent were notified prior to the recasting. They (Mattel) just heard that he was out of town shooting a […]

Lauren Montgomery on "Green Lantern: First Flight"; New Images Released

by Ed Liuon May 16, 2009
Warner Home Video has released a PR interview with Lauren Montgomery, director of the upcoming direct-to-video movie Green Lantern: First Flight. Among other topics, Montgomery discusses what lessons she learned from directing Wonder Woman to the new movie, how much of an origin story viewers can expect from the new movie, the design work of […]

"Batman: Brave & the Bold" Clips & Stills from "Legends of the Dark Mite!"

by Ed Liuon May 16, 2009
Toon Zone News is proud to present the following video clips and stills from “Legends of the Dark Mite!”, the upcoming new episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold debuting on Friday, March 29, 2009, at 8:30 PM (Eastern/Pacific) on Cartoon Network. Click on any of the screenshots below to view in full high-definition […]

"Fantastic Four" Season One: F for eFFort

by on May 13, 2009
Having been a fan of the various Marvel animated shows since I can remember, I have many, many fond childhood memories of watching them on Saturday mornings. There are some moments that I still remember vividly, nearly twenty years on. I doubt I will ever forget the awe I felt seeing Spider-Man in the middle […]

"X-Men" Marks the Spot

by on May 11, 2009
In the opening credits of 1992’s animated X-Men an enormous logo flies through space, tilting toward and away from the viewer, its block lettering style identical to that of the eponymous Marvel comic. Costumed heroes swarm around the logo, flying, bounding and piloting jets, until the “X” flips end over end into the distance and […]

"Batman: Brave & the Bold" Clips & Stills from "The Color of Revenge!"

by Ed Liuon May 10, 2009
Toon Zone News is proud to present new videos and stills from “The Color of Revenge!”, the upcoming new episode of Batman: The Brave and the Bold scheduled to premiere on May 22, 2009, at 8:30 PM (Eastern/Pacific) on Cartoon Network. Click the images to play the video clips (requires QuickTime): <!– <!– <!– You […]

Volume 1 of "Batman: The Brave and the Bold" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson May 8, 2009 reports that Warner Bros will release volume 1 of the hit Cartoon Network series Batman: The Brave and the Bold to DVD on August 25th. The Caped Crusader is back, and this time he isn’t fighting crime alone, he’s teaming up with heroes such as Blue Beetle, Red Tornado, Aquaman, and Plastic Man in […]

Marvel Profits Fall as Revenues Rise

by on May 6, 2009
Marvel Entertainment’s operating income fell to $73.6 million in the first quarter of 2009, from $87.5 million in the same period a year ago, the company said today. But First quarter revenues rose smartly to $197.0 million from $112.6 million. The jump in revenues was due to $90.4 million in revenues related to film production […]

"Green Lantern: First Flight" DTV Release Date Moves Back to July 28, 2009

by Ed Liuon May 4, 2009
Warner Home Video has announced that the release date for the direct-to-video animated movie Green Lantern: First Flight has been pushed back one week to July 28, 2009. This returns the DTV to its originally announced release date; earlier in April, the DTV was rescheduled for release on July 21, 2009. In conjunction with the […]