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William Windom, Actor, 1923 - 2012

by Ed Liuon August 21, 2012
Character actor William Windom passed away on August 17, 2012, at the age of 88 from congestive heart failure. Windom won an Emmy award in 1970 for his work in the TV series My World and Welcome To It based on the works of James Thurber, but he is probably better known for numerous guest […]
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Phyllis Diller, 1917 - 2012

by Ed Liuon August 20, 2012
Actor and comedian Phyllis Diller passed away today, Monday, August 20, 2012, at the age of 95. Diller was a 37-year-old mother of five at the time she launched her career in 1955, creating a colorfully eccentric persona as a figure in a fright wig, garish clothing, and a fake-jeweled cigarette holder. She was an […]

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Review: "The Cat in the Hat" Deluxe Edition Blu-ray Not Much Fun for a Rainy Day

by Ed Liuon August 20, 2012
Back in June, I had many kind words for the program and few for the Blu-ray of Green Eggs and Ham. The situation is somewhat reversed for the latest Dr. Seuss Deluxe Edition for The Cat in the Hat: my major gripe that the earlier disc was far too short has been addressed quite nicely […]
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PR: Tune-In Alert for New "Transformers Rescue Bots," "Care Bears," "Kaijudo" Episodes on Saturday, August 18, 2012, on the Hub

by Ed Liuon August 17, 2012
*TUNE-IN ALERT*  TIM CURRY RETURNS AS AN OLD NEMESIS IN TWO BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES OF “TRANSFORMERS RESCUE BOTS” BATTLING OPTIMUS PRIME AND BUMBLEBEE ON THE HUB THIS SATURDAY AT 12:30PM ET! ALSO TUNE-IN FOR ALL-NEW EPISODES OF “CARE BEARS: WELCOME TO CARE-A-LOT,” SATURDAY AT 8:00 AM ET AND “KAIJUDO: RISE OF THE DUEL MASTERS” AT 2 PM ET […]

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PR: TELETOON Programming Highlights, September 2012

by Ed Liuon August 17, 2012
TELETOON PROGRAMMING HIGHLIGHTS SEPTEMBER 2012   SCOOB-ERIFIC LABOUR DAY WEEKEND MARATHON   It’s a Scoob-erific weekend marathon on TELETOON. Viewers can watch their favourite Scooby-Doo movies for the entire Labour Day weekend. Beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday September 1 until 6 p.m. on Monday September 3. Tune in to catch all the fun. Favourites […]
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Reviews: "American Dad Vol. 7" Waves A Different Flag Than Expected

by Chad Boninon August 16, 2012
Good morning, USA! Hyper-patriotic Stan Smith has returned with his family for another volume of this Seth MacFarlane comedy, but as time goes on, Stan’s family grows. His daughter Hayley has gotten married, his son Steve gets a clone, Roger marries a redneck (and dates Steve’s friend Snot), and Francine rejoins the workforce … at […]

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PR: August 2012 Week 2 Ratings Highlights for Cartoon Network and Adult Swim

by Grant Whiteon August 14, 2012
Following are the ratings highlights covering Cartoon Network and Adult Swim across August 2012, Week 2: CARTOON NETWORK Midway through August 2012, Cartoon Network again ranked as basic cable’s #1 network for Early Prime (7-9 p.m.) delivery of boys 2-11, 6-11 & 9-14.  Early Prime delivery of key kid demos also grew vs. the same time period last year-kids […]
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Ron "Horshack" Palillo 1949-2012

by Dan Collinson August 14, 2012
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actor Ron Palillo died today of a heart attack at his home near Palm Beach, Florida. He was 63. Palillo was known to TV viewers as Arnold Horshack on the 70s TV series Welcome Back, Kotter from 1975-1979. He also appeared as a guest on The Love Boat, The A-Team, […]

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Review: "My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic: Royal Pony Wedding" Is a Date You Should Save

by Shawn Hopkinson August 14, 2012
Bronies. If you follow cartoons and aren’t already a brony yourself, you’re probably sick of hearing about them, but let me indulge everyone else. A brony is an adult male fan of My Little Pony Friendship Is Magic. I guess I’m one. I’m 36, I like the show, and I started a brony group here […]
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Otakon 2012: Yuuka Nanri Panel

by Weathermanon August 12, 2012
Voice actress and singer Yuuka Nanri made an appearance at Otakon 2012. She has most recently played the role of Ritsuko Mukae in Kids on the Slope, and previous roles have included Henrietta in Gunslinger Girl, several roles in the My_HiME/Otome series, and Bubbles in the Japanese dubbing on The Powerpuff Girls. She has also […]