"T.U.F.F. Puppy", "Planet Sheen" Debuting Oct. 2

by Maxie Zeuson September 9, 2010
T.U.F.F. Puppy and Planet Sheen will get back-to-back premieres on Nickelodeon on Saturday, October 2, the network has announced. The former will bow at 11:00am with “Purr-fect Partner”, followed by Planet Sheen at 11:30am. T.U.F.F. Puppy, a 2D animated comedy from Butch Hartman, is about a dim-witted dog who accidentally becomes a secret agent. The […]

"Kai-lan" DVD Coming in October

by Maxie Zeuson September 9, 2010
Lucy Liu will guest star on Ni Hao, Kai-lan: Princess Kai-lan, a new DVD coming on October 5, Nickelodeon says. The DVD will feature an all-new double-length episode, “Princess Kai-lan,” in which Kai-lan and her friends use magical robes granted by the Monkey King to journey to a faraway land and bring peace to its […]

Dragon*Con 2010 Day 1: Adult Swim and "Futurama" News

by Craig Crumptonon September 4, 2010
The official Adult Swim panels at Dragon*Con are a huge draw for convention attendees every year. With Adult Swim/Williams Street being local to Atlanta, [as] shows up en masse with cast and crew from their shows and home office. This year [as] didn’t offer their annual “Dragon Panel” which had been among the most entertaining […]

Futurama Cast to Guest at Atlanta’s Dragon*Con (Updated)

by Craig Crumptonon September 3, 2010
Futurama voice actors Billy West, John DiMaggio and Phil LaMarr are all scheduled to attend Dragon*Con in Atlanta, GA September 3-6, 2010. Voice Actors in the News has preliminary details on the Futurama voice actors panel and will also be providing coverage of this event for toonzone. Update: 9.2.2010 – We regret to inform those […]

"Olivia" Xmas DVD Coming in October

by Maxie Zeuson September 2, 2010
Nickelodeon will release eight Olivia episodes to DVD on the Christmas-themed Olivia: Merry Christmas, Olivia compilation set, the network announced today. The 95-minute DVD will collect “Olivia Claus”; “Olivia and The Family Photo”; “Olivia’s Ice Spectacular”; “Olivia’s Snow Day”; “Olivia Makes a Wedding Gift”; “Olivia Makes Magic”; “Olivia and the Babies”; and “Olivia’s Good Luck.” […]

"Winx Club" Joins Nick, Gets New Eps

by Maxie Zeuson September 2, 2010
Nickelodeon is adding Winx Club to its lineup and will bankroll new seasons of the fairy-themed animated series, the network announced today. The network has picked up US TV rights to the existing series and movies, along with pay-TV rights for Latin America, the UK, Australia, New Zealand, and Benelux. It has also secured all […]

Comedy Central Posts New "Futurama" 100th Episode Videos

by Ed Liuon September 1, 2010
Comedy Central has posted two new videos for the 100th episode of Futurama, which will also be the season 6 finale. The first preview shows the package to be delivered: Futurama Thursdays 10pm / 9c Preview – 100th Delivery Futurama New Episodes Big Lake A New Comedy from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay The […]

"NFL Rush Zone" Adds Personalities to Cast List

by Maxie Zeuson September 1, 2010
Larry Fitzgerald, Brian Dawkins, Steven Jackson, and Calvin Johnson are among the NFL players, coaches and personalities that will lend their voices to Rush Zone: Guardians of the Core, Nicktoons announced today. The short-form series, which will be made up of 22 two-to-five minute episodes, is about a boy with the physical abilities of a […]

"Backyardigans" DVD Coming in October

by Maxie Zeuson September 1, 2010
Nickelodeon will release four new-to-DVD episodes of The Backyardigans on Christmas With The Backyardigans, the network said today. The DVD will hit shelves on October 5 and retail for $16.99. Included episodes are “The Action Elves Save Christmas”; “Pablo and the Acorns”; “The Big Dipper Diner”; and “The Amazing Splashinis.” [Source: Nickelodeon]

"Glenn Martin, DDS" Returns to Nick on Sept 10, 2010

by Ed Liuon August 31, 2010
Nickelodeon has announced that the stop-motion animated comedy Glenn Martin, DDS, will be returning on September 10, 2010. The episode “Fashion Show” will commemorate/send-up New York City’s Fashion Week by sending the Martins on their first trip to the Big Apple. Upcoming guest stars include Betty White, Allison Janney, Fergie, Mel Brooks, Billy Idol, Jason […]