Zooey Deschanel, Simpsons And Cletus Promote Super Bowl

by Alex Beanon January 29, 2014
Zooey Deschanel brings you her sincerest contractually-obligated promotion for the Super Bowl along with her new pals, The Simpsons. Homer frets about $18 beer and Lisa would like the event to be held in New Orleans [which may be the sentiment of most of the USA as well]…

Animation Magazine Speaks with Writer Anne D. Bernstein

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2014
Animation Magazine has interviewed writer Anne D. Bernstein, who rose to prominence as a writer on the TV series Daria and has credits on other hit shows ranging from The Backyardigans to Angelo Rules. In the interview, Bernstein fields numerous questions about the relative absence of women in writer’s rooms and casts for animated shows, […]


Archer Vice – A Debt Of Honor – Season 5, Episode 3

by Alex Beanon January 28, 2014
Synopsis: Pam, hopped up on cocaine, buys amphetamines from the feared Yakuza – using the $1 million in counterfeit cash they got from Carlos, Rudy and Ramon in last week’s Miami drug deal gone bad and – surprise, surprise – the Yakuza are not happy about the funny money. Details: After their fondue set/drug deal […]

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Review: Kidvid Roundup with “JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time” and “Chuck & Friends: Trucks Vs. Wild”

by Ed Liuon January 28, 2014
James Tucker has famously described Batman: The Brave and the Bold as “the show I thought I was seeing when I was a little kid,” and I find that description fits the new direct-to-video animated movie JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time, currently a Target exclusive DVD. Hanna-Barbera’s Super Friends gets scorn and derision from modern […]

Bob’s Burgers – Easy Commercial, Easy Go-mercial – Season 4, Episode 11

by Alex Beanon January 27, 2014
Synopsis: Bob’s restaurant owner nemesis, Jimmy Pesto, has a Super Bowl event planned for the big game so Bob decides to try and upstage Jimmy by hiring a former pro football player and documentary filmmaker for his Bob’s Burgers Super Bowl commercial that will air during the game. Details: Everything seems to be going smoothly […]


ComicsAlliance Profiles “Transformers” Writer Mairghread Scott

by Ed Liuon January 24, 2014
ComicsAlliance has profiled writer Mairghread Scott as part of its “Hire This Woman” series of articles, focusing on female comics pros. Scott is a well-known writer for Hasbro’s Transformers franchise, with credits on Transformers Prime and Transformers Rescue Bots (as well as Kaijudo), and is also co-writer on IDW’s Rage of the Dinobots and Transformers […]


“Star Wars: The Clone Wars” Season 6 Coming February 2014 in Germany

by Ed Liuon January 24, 2014 has picked up a press release from German TV network Super RTL that episodes from the sixth season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars will begin airing on February 15, 2014. The same report also includes descriptions of some of the unaired episodes pulled from other sources. Lucasfilm has not commented on the press […]

ABC Sets Up “Toy Story That Time Forgot” for Christmas 2014

by Ed Liuon January 24, 2014
Variety reports that ABC is scheduling a new Toy Story half-hour special for Christmas 2014. In Toy Story That Time Forgot, a post-Christmas play date for the toys turns strange when a group of action figures turns “dangerously delusional.” Cast members reprising their roles from the movies, Toy Story shorts, and last year’s Toy Story […]