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Toonzone Interviews Actor Roger Craig Smith on Being Captain America and Ripslinger

by Ed Liuon August 6, 2013
I think I have reached some kind of grown-up milestone, because actor Roger Craig Smith has provided the voice for three extremely high-profile video game characters and I haven’t played any of the games he’s been in. Since launching his voiceover career from his work in stand-up comedy, Roger Craig Smith has been Sonic the […]

Ellen DeGeneres Is 2014 Oscar Host

by Alex Beanon August 5, 2013
There probably won’t be a song about boobs as it became official with Ellen DeGeneres being announced as the host of the 2014 Academy Award telecast. DeGeneres hosted the movie industry award show extravaganza once before in 2007 and will be returning in 2014, replacing last year’s one-and-done host, Seth MacFarlane, who infamously opened the […]

Monster Trucks Set For Crushing Big Screen Debut

by Alex Beanon August 5, 2013
Paramount Animation has given the green light to a combination live action/animated movie centered around monster trucks and to be directed by Chris Wedge [“Ice Age” and, more recently, “Epic”]. The film will have a $100 million budget could have a “Transformers”-style scenario as it becomes the first animated feature film focused on monster trucks […]

Review: “Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox” – Dystopia Never Looked So Good

by Ed Liuon August 5, 2013
I distinctly remember the moment when Disney’s Aladdin completely sold me: when the thought flashed through my head, “Oh yeah, Robin Williams is in this movie, too, isn’t he?” when his casting as the Genie was the major reason why I had gone to see the movie in the first place. A similar thing happens […]

Michael Ansara, Actor, 1922 – 2013

by Dan Collinson August 4, 2013
The Hollywood Reporter reports that actor Michael Ansara passed away on July 31st at his home in Calabasas after a prolonged battle with Alzheimer’s disease. He was 91. Ansara was born in a small village in Syria to American parents. He was known in the TV westerns Broken Arrow and the Rifleman spin-off Law of […]

Future Spotlight: The Nut Job

by Joshua Baileyon August 2, 2013
It’s been said that the movie industry today is bigger than it has ever been. Budgets are growing exponentially, while in many cases a $40,000,000 opening weekend is considered to be a failure. I know there’s solid reasoning behind such claims, but I can’t help but wonder if there’s really a point in having such […]

PR: Disney Begins Production on Animated Space Adventure Series For Preschoolers “Miles From Tomorrowland”

by spidey4545on August 1, 2013
FIVE, FOUR, THREE, TWO, ONE…WE HAVE LIFT-OFF! PRODUCTION HAS BEGUN ON ANIMATED SPACE ADVENTURE SERIES FOR PRESCHOOLERS, “MILES FROM TOMORROWLAND,” SLATED TO PREMIERE IN 2015 ON DISNEY JUNIOR Production has begun on the animated series “Miles From Tomorrowland,” a space adventure for preschoolers. Slated to debut in 2015 on Disney Junior channels and programming blocks […]

PR: Uncle Grandpa Brings Joy, Wonder and His Magical RV to Cartoon Network on Labor Day

by spidey4545on August 1, 2013
Uncle Grandpa Brings Joy, Wonder and His Magical RV to Cartoon Network New Series Premieres Monday, September 2 at 8 p.m. (ET, PT) GOOD MORNIN’! Uncle Grandpa, the newest original animated comedy from Cartoon Network Studios, will premiere this Labor Day on Cartoon Network. Accompanying fan-favorites Adventure Time, Regular Show and MAD, the hilarious Uncle Grandpa will join a powerhouse comedic lineup at 8 p.m. (ET, […]

PR: Ubisoft’s Wacky, Mischievous Raving Rabbids Invade Nickelodeon on August 3

by spidey4545on August 1, 2013
UBISOFT®’S WACKY, MISCHIEVOUS RAVING RABBIDS® INVADE NICKELODEON SATURDAY, AUG. 3, AT 11:30 A.M. (ET/PT) IN BRAND-NEW ANIMATED SERIES PREMIERE RABBIDS INVASION   In a world of all fun and no rules, Ubisoft’s wacky, mysterious creatures known as Rabbids® will make their first television debut in Nickelodeon’s CG-animated series Rabbids Invasion on Saturday, Aug. 3, at 11:30 a.m. (ET/PT).  Originating from Ubisoft’s popular Raving Rabbids video games, […]

The Amazing World Of Gumball – “The Storm” Recap

by Joshua Baileyon August 1, 2013
Tired of how lovey-dovey Alan and Carmen act all of the time, Gumball calls them out on it and inadvertently dries a wedge between them. Now, he must find a way to mend their relationship and get them back together. While I tend to enjoy nearly every episode of this show, every so often one […]