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 […]

Jeph Loeb on Marvel’s TV Plans

by Ed Liuon July 6, 2010
Jeph Loeb, recently appointed Executive Vice President, Head of Television for Marvel Entertainment, has recently given several interviews about his new position and Marvel/Disney’s plans for upcoming animated and live-action TV shows (MTV’s Splash Page weblog, Techland, Newsarama, and C21 Media). However, the interviews are long on generalities and short on substance, since Loeb does […]

Jason Isaacs on How to Play a Villain in "Batman: Under the Red Hood"

by Maxie Zeuson July 1, 2010
Jason Isaacs may be best known to American audiences as Lucius Malfoy in the Harry Potter films, but he has an extensive filmography playing many character types. But he takes another turn as a villain in Batman: Under the Red Hood as long-time Batman foe Ra’s al Ghul. There’s a twist to the character this […]

Season 1 of "Dexter’s Laboratory" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson June 30, 2010 reports that Warner will release the newest member of the Cartoon Network Hall of Fame, Dexter’s Laboratory on DVD. Dexter is a boy genius who spends most of his time in his secret laboratory inside his room, but his pesky sister Dee Dee just about destroys everything, and makes his life miserable. Dexter’s Laboratory […]

Warner Home Video Announces "Superman/Batman: Apocalypse" DTV for Sept 28, 2010

by Ed Liuon June 29, 2010
Warner Home Video has issued the official press release announcing Superman/Batman: Apocalypse, the next DC Comics direct-to-video animated movie slated for release on September 28, 2010. The movie will be based on the Superman/Batman: Supergirl graphic novel by Jeph Loeb, Michael Turner, and Peter Steigerwald, and will pit the Dark Knight and the Man of […]

Glau Will Voice Supergirl in "Apocalypse"; Daly & Conroy Also Confirmed

by Dan Collinson June 28, 2010
TV Guide reports that Firefly actress Summer Glau will provide the voice of Supergirl in the new DC Universe animated film Superman/Batman: Apocalypse. Glau will provide the voice of Superman’s cousin Kara, a mysterious stranger from the planet Krypton who arrives on Earth, and finds out she has powers and abilities just like her cousin. […]

Marvel Entertainment Appoints Jeph Loeb Exec VP, Head of Television

by Ed Liuon June 28, 2010
Marvel has announced that Jeph Loeb has been appointed Executive Vice President, Head of Television. This newly created division of Marvel Entertainment will make Loeb responsible for translating Marvel’s iconic comic book characters for television in both live-action and animation. Loeb has garnered an Emmy nomination and a WGA Award for his work on NBC’s […]

Cover Art Revealed for "Superman/Batman: Apocalypse"; MPAA Gives PG-13 Rating

by Dan Collinson June 26, 2010
Superman Homepage (via the The World’s Finest) reports that Warner Brothers has released the new cover for the brand new DC Universe animated movie Superman/Batman: Apocalypse. The film is based on the Superman/Batman comic book story arc “The Supergirl from Krypton”. The new film will be out on DVD and Blu-Ray on September 28, 2010 […]