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Childrens Hospital Episode Recap – Behind the Scenes – Season 4, Episode 5

by Alex Beanon September 18, 2012
Synopsis: What are the actors like who play the characters on “Childrens Hospital”? Not surprisingly, this is a question not many people have had the nerve to ask, but you’re going to find out anyway and – yet another surprise! – as it turns out, the actors who play the characters on Childrens Hospital behave […]
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PR: TELETOON Presents the World Premiere of the Epic Fifth Season of “Star Wars: The Clone Wars”

by Ed Liuon September 18, 2012
WHO WILL FALL? TELETOON PRESENTS THE WORLD PREMIERE OF THE EPIC FIFTH SEASON OF STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS · Premiering Friday, September 28 at 8:30 p.m. ET/PT · Season 5 will seal the fate of several main characters (Toronto, Ontario – September 18, 2012) – TELETOON viewers will be treated to the world premiere of Season 5 of Star Wars: The Clone […]

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PR: Voices Voicecasting Upcoming Events for September – October 2012

by Ed Liuon September 18, 2012
Voices Voicecasting has announced the schedule for upcoming events for September – October, 2012, including new “Meet the Pros” sessions with voice actor Rob Paulsen and casting/voice director Andrea Romano. MEET THE AGENT NIGHTS LYNDA McCARRELL,  McCARRELL & ASSOC. (West Coast) & GROUND CREW (East Coast) Thurs.  September 20    7pm     $95 DEAN PANARO,  ABRAMS ARTISTS […]
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Review: “Chuck and Friends: Monster Rally” and “Dinosaur Train: Big, Big, Big” == Big Family Fun

by Ed Liuon September 17, 2012
The Adventures of Chuck and Friends: Monster Rally provides another 10 episodes of fun with the Hub’s anthropomorphic dump truck and his assorted automotive friends. While I wasn’t quite as impressed with this disc as I was with the first one, Chuck and Friends is still consistently fun, gentle, and family-friendly for everyone in the […]

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64th Annual Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Award Winners: “Penguins of Madagascar,” “Regular Show”, “Futurama”, & More

by Ed Liuon September 16, 2012
The 64th Annual Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Award winners have been announced, with the following animated TV shows winning awards: OUTSTANDING ANIMATED PROGRAM: The Penguins of Madagascar: “The Return of the Revenge of Dr. Blowhole” (Nickelodeon) OUTSTANDING SHORT-FORMAT ANIMATED PROGRAM: Regular Show: “Eggscellent” (Cartoon Network) OUTSTANDING VOICE-OVER PERFORMANCE: Maurice LaMarche as Clamps, Donbot, Hyperchicken, Calculon, […]
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PR: Section 23 Films Announces December 2012 Slate

by Ed Liuon September 13, 2012
SECTION23 FILMS ANNOUNCES DECEMBER SLATE NINJA SCROLL Available on December 4th HOUSTON, September 12, 2012 – Home video distributor Section23 Films today announced its December slate of releases; including the classic anime masterpiece: Ninja Scroll.  The movie that’s been called a “gateway drug to anime” will be available for the first time ever on Blu-Ray, […]

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Clips for New “Gravity Falls” Episode “Fight Fighters,” Premiering on Friday, September 14, 2012

by Ed Liuon September 12, 2012
Comics Alliance has posted two new video clips from “Fight Fighters,” the next new episode of Disney Channel’s new series Gravity Falls. In the episode, Dipper brings a video game character to life in an effort to best a romantic rival. The episode is slated to premiere on the Disney Channel on Friday, September 14, […]
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Analyst States Nickelodeon is Underperforming, Needs to Improve Programming

by Ed Liuon September 12, 2012
Pivotal Research Group analyst Brian Wieser wrote that the Nickelodeon cable network is “dragging (parent company) Viacom down” by underperforming in ratings compared to many of its competitors. Wieser’s analysis states that TV viewership among kids 2-11 has been up in the past 10 months, but not at Nickelodeon, and added that, “Kids have not […]

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Nickelodeon Apologizes for Vulgar Twitter Posts About Wives of Republican Presidential Candidates by Jason Biggs

by Ed Liuon September 12, 2012
Actor Jason Biggs made several off-color jokes during the Republican National Convention about Ann Romney and Janna Ryan, the spouses of Republican Presidential and Vice-Presidential candidates Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan. A public outcry from Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly led to calls for boycotts and firing of Biggs from his role as Leonardo on […]
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Variety on Cartoon Network’s Offbeat New Shows

by Ed Liuon September 12, 2012
Variety has taken a look at Cartoon Network’s sponsoring of more offbeat animated fare, including Adventure Time and Regular Show, and the new newly announced series Uncle Grandpa and Steven Universe. The article credits Chief Content Officer Rob Sorcher for championing these new shows created by a generation of animators who grew up with Cartoon […]