The Guardian reports that Pakistani pop star Haroon has created an animated female superhero called the “Burka Avenger,” set to debut in August on the Geo TV channel. The character’s alter ego is Jiya, who works as a teacher at an all-girls school by day. By night, Jiya dons a burka to battle against forces […]
As part of its coverage of the San Diego Comic-Con International 2013, The Hollywood Reporter states that comic book creator Grant Morrison (All-Star Superman, New X-Men, Batman) has partnered with the Indian animation company Graphic India to create an animated series titled 18 Days and based on the Indian epic The Mahabharata. The series is […]
When a dispute over garbage cans causes Richard and Mr. Robinson to declare war on one another, Darwin and Gumball must figure out a way to keep the peace. While I enjoyed this episode, I find myself unable to say very much about it. Its plot wasnâ€™t one that jumped out at me, and it […]
Disney has released three new clips from Planes, the spin-off to Disney/Pixar’s Cars: “BULLDOG SHAMED” “DUSTY MEETS EL CHUPACABRA” “STRUT JETSTREAM” Disney’s Planes will be released in theaters on August 9, 2013. For more details, check out Toonzone’s earlier coverage here.
Warner Bros. Animation has released the following new clip and still from Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, the next new direct-to-video animated feature coming to DVD and Blu-ray on July 30, 2013. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: For more details on Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, check out Toonzone’s earlier coverage here.
Josh Holloway (Lost) guest stars in a brand-new episode of the critically acclaimed preschool series, Yo Gabba Gabba! on Saturday, July 27, at 8:30 a.m. (ET/PT) during a Gabba marathon from 7-9 a.m. (ET/PT) on Nick Jr. In â€śFarm,â€ť DJ Lance and his Gabba friends visit Farmer Josh (Holloway) who teaches them about farm animals, […]
NICKELODEON UNLEASHES NEW PRESCHOOL SERIES PAW PATROL MONDAY, AUG. 12, AT 8:30 P.M. (ET/PT) New School-Themed Episode of Top-Rated Bubble Guppies to Premiere at 8 P.M. (ET/PT) NEW YORK, July 24, 2013 â€“ Nickelodeon celebrates the dog days of summer with the launch of the new CG-animated preschool series, Paw Patrol, on Monday, Aug. 12, […]
The Chubs are revving their engines and looking for a network drag strip to call their own Chub City. Dentsu, the Japanese corporation behind the popular toy line of souped-up, chubby cars has teamed up with Canadian animation studio Nelvana and USA marketer Fuel Entertainment for an animated action comedy show entitled â€śChub Cityâ€ť that […]
Animation and voice over fans were treated to a special sneak preview of clips from theÂ I Know That Voice documentary on Thursday, Jul 18, which was introduced by producer and voice actor of Bender fromÂ Futurama and Jake the Dog fromÂ Adventure Time,Â John DiMaggio, who was greeted by fans with a roaring applause. Â The clip included testimony, […]
Toonzone sat down with Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 Co-Directors, Cody Cameron and Kris Pearn at the San Diego Comic-Con 2013.Â Questions asked during the interview included: To Both: Whatâ€™s it like to finally be in the directorâ€™s chair for a feature-length animated film ? As co-directors, how do you collaborate? To Kris: When […]