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Zenkaikon 2013: John de Lancie Q&A Panel Report

by Weathermanon April 5, 2013
John de Lancie came to Zenkaikon 2013 and shared a number of interesting stories from his life and career. Among many of his roles are “Q” from various Star Trek series, Colonel Frank Simmons from Stargate SG-1 and most recently the voice of Discord from My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic. de Lancie was a […]
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PR: “The Smurfs: Smurfs to the Rescue” Available on DVD July 16, 2013

by Ed Liuon April 5, 2013
THE SMURFS: SMURFS TO THE RESCUE! AVAILABLE JULY 16, 2013 FROM WARNER BROS. HOME ENTERTAINMENT FEATURES SIX CAPTIVATING CARTOONS FROM THE HIT ANIMATED SERIES THE SMURFS DVD will be released during the summer of Smurfs! BURBANK, CA (April 3, 2013) – Get set for “super-Smurfy” fun this summer! Warner Bros. Home Entertainment (WBHE) is set […]

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PR: Disney XD Greenlights “Mighty Med,” a Live-Action Comedy Series Inspired By the Extraordinary World of Super Heroes and Comic Books

by on April 4, 2013
DISNEY XD GREENLIGHTS “MIGHTY MED,” A LIVE-ACTION COMEDY SERIES INSPIRED BY THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLD OF SUPER HEROES AND COMIC BOOKS Disney XD has ordered “Mighty Med,” a live-action comedy series inspired by the extraordinary world of super heroes and comic books — starring Bradley Steven Perry (Disney Channel’s “Good Luck Charlie”) as Kaz and Jake […]
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Arrow – Unfinished Business – Season 1, Episode 19

by Alex Beanon April 4, 2013
Synopsis: It appears as though The Count was not down for the count after all and both he and the designer drug Vertigo make a re-appearance – only things aren’t always as they seem in Starling City. Details: The opening scene gives us a Club Verdant partygoer dreamily dancing in the club then being slowly […]

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LazyTown Gets Surge Of Energy

by Alex Beanon April 4, 2013
With only two seasons and the last one occurring in 2006, the combo live-action/puppetry/CG “LazyTown” was getting lazy – something which undoubtedly pleased Robbie Rotten, LazyTown’s lazy villain. But after the long hiatus, a third season has finally been filmed – which will allow the residents of LazyTown to stay active with the help of […]
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Disney Will Launch Mighty Med

by Alex Beanon April 4, 2013
Superheroes are always temporarily losing their powers – whether it’s by the hands of an evil villain, an alien microbe, space-time travel hijinks or in an unfortunate accident with a weed whacker – so there is a definite need for a superhero hospital. Disney will debut their new half-hour sitcom television series entitled “Mighty Med” […]

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New Clips from Next New “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles” & “Monsters vs. Aliens” Episodes, Premiering April 5-6, 2013

by Ed Liuon April 4, 2013
Nickelodeon has released new video clips and plot synopses for the next new episodes of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Monsters vs. Aliens. PLOT SYNOPSIS: It’s an action-packed Friday night with the toughest fighting Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in town – Leo, Raph, Donnie and Mikey. Viewers can catch some of the Turtles’ best crime-fighting […]
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Review: “Rocko’s Modern Life”: Complete Series: Not a Very Dangerous DVD

by SB20xxon April 3, 2013
(Note: Since this Complete Series package features every episode from seasons 1-4 and I already reviewed seasons 1-3 separately, I will only focus on volume 4 to reduce redundancy.) Rocko’s Modern Life has been a fun nostalgia trip, but luckily many episodes still manage to hold up for various reasons. Unfortunately, the ratio of good […]

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NY Times on Disney Junior’s Pre-School Challenge to Nickelodeon

by Ed Liuon April 3, 2013
The New York Times has examined the rapid successes of Disney’s entries into the pre-school market, presenting a major challenge to Nickelodeon’s traditional dominance in that demographic. Within a year of the launch of Disney Junior as a programming block and a separate cable TV network, Disney has taken the top 3 pre-school programs while […]
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PR: Disney Networks Programming Highlights – April 2013

by on April 2, 2013
Disney has released the following programming highlights for Disney Channel, DisneyXD, and Disney Junior for April 2013: DISNEY CHANNEL Friday, April 5 A.N.T. Farm “idANTity crisis” (8:00 PM – 8:30 PM ET/PT) After noticing that her friends have become oddly respectful of Principal Skidmore, Chyna discovers that she has been manipulating the ANTs with a […]