“Water. Earth. Fire. Air. Long ago, the Four Nations lived together in harmony. Then, everything changed when the Fire Nation attacked. Only the Avatar, master of all four elements, could stop them, but when the world needed him most, he vanished. A hundred years passed, and my brother and I discovered the new Avatar: an […]
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed Jennifer Oxley of the Little Airplane studio on Nickelodeon’s Wonder Pets. Oxley discusses her high standards for the show and how she meets her own goals by producing the entire show in-house domestically. She also discusses her past, working for indie animators John Canemaker and Bill Plympton, as well as […]
Loren Bouchard has been interviewed by Newsarama’s Animated Shorts about Lucy, Daughter of the Devil, a new series on Adult Swim that debuts this Sunday, September 9. Bouchard talks about the highly irreverent plot to the show, the nature of the title character, and the animation style for the show.
Nickelodeon has confirmed that Avatar: The Last Airbender will be returning to the network for it’s third season on Friday, September 21, 2007 at at 8:30PM (EST/PST). For full information about the upcoming premiere along with a little information about the previously announced season 2 DVD set check out the press release.
IGN.com has revealed some of the contents of the upcoming Avatar the Last Airbender Season 2 DVD set, which is currently scheduled for release on September 11, 2007. Writer/director M. Night Shyamalan is interviewed on one featurette with co-creators Bryan Konietzko and Michael Dante DiMartino about the live-action adaptation of Avatar and how the show’s […]
Nickelodeon’s Backyardigans will be getting their first prime-time hour-long movie on September 17, 2007. Titled Super Secret Super Spy, the movie will let the Backyardigans take on roles in international espionage as they jaunt across the globe to a hip jazz soundtrack. Cyndi Lauper will be providing the theme song, “The Lady in Pink.” The […]
While no release date has yet been set, Adult Swim’s 12 Oz. Mouse is coming to DVD, according to an interview with series co-creator Matt Maiellaro at Shrieking Tree: http://www.shriekingtree.com/12_oz_Mouse/ . Among the special features most likely to appear on the DVD are a fan art gallery, and the option to watch the entire series […]
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed co-producer Rich Watson about Tak and the Power of Juju, which debuts on Nickelodeon on Friday, August 31. Based on the video game of the same name, the show focuses on the life of Tak and his quirky friends living on the mythical island paradise of Pupununu. Watson discusses the […]
Cartoonist Tony Millionaire and animation producer Eric Kaplan have been interviewed by Comics2Film about the process of translating Millionaire’s Maakies comic into The Drinky Crow Show for Adult Swim. Topics discussed include how Maakies made the jump from page to screen and the differences between writing for comics and writing for animation. (via Comic Book […]
The Kids’ WB! has announced their complete Fall 2007 lineup of Saturday morning programming. Old shows returning include Tom and Jerry Tales, Shaggy & Scooby-Doo Get a Clue, Johnny Test, Legion of Superheroes, and The Batman. These veterans of the block will be joined by new shows such as Will & Dewitt (about a kid […]