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DreamWorks Dragons: Race to the Edge

"Dragons: Race To The Edge" Interview With Director Elaine Bogan

by 90'sCartoonManon June 26, 2015
Elaine Bogan began her career at DreamWorks as a storyboard artist on Shrek the Halls. She directed the pilot episode of Netflix’s Dragons: Race to the Edge, “Dragon Eye of the Beholder.” Following the screening of the episodes, she sat down with Toonzone News and other members of the press to answer some questions. ELAINE BOGAN: […]
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"DreamWorks Dragons: Race To The Edge" Interview With Showrunners Art Brown and Douglas Sloan

by 90'sCartoonManon June 26, 2015
Art Brown began his career writing and directing the feature film Best Men and then went on to write The Doughboys and Disorderly Conduct. Douglas Sloan joined the Power Rangers franchise in 1994 as the series acting coach before writing 150 episodes, directing 50 episodes, and producing 300 episodes of the series. He has also […]

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Vision of the Future of Gotham with Dan Jurgens and Bernard Chang on "Batman Beyond"

by Ed Liuon June 12, 2015
In 1999, Warner Bros. Animation blasted off into the future of Gotham City with Batman Beyond, turning Bruce Wayne into a bitter old man who takes in young Terry McGinnis as his protege in crime-fighting, with Terry donning a powered super-suit to become the new Batman. The series was extremely popular during its three-season run, […]
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Toonzone At MCM London Comic Con May 2015 - Hidetaka Tenjin Interview

by Grant Whiteon June 3, 2015
Although popular in his native Japan, the internet has allowed people in many other countries to become fans of the work of Hidetaka Tenjin. Boasting credits in illustration, design and voice acting, he is perhaps most famous for the illustrations he has provided to the world of Macross in addition to box art for Bandai’s […]

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The Man Who Would Be Sponge: Toonzone News Interviews Actor Tom Kenny

by Ed Liuon June 3, 2015
While Tom Kenny was doing the rounds as a stand-up comedian in Hollywood, a casting director for what was then the Hanna-Barbera studios approached him after his set and asked if he had ever thought of doing voices for animation. “Only every day of my entire life,” was the answer, and before long, Tom Kenny […]
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Toonzone At MCM London Comic Con May 2015 - Hynden Walch Roundtable Interview

by Grant Whiteon June 1, 2015
On the Saturday morning of May’s MCM London Comic Con Toonzone News was invited to take part in a roundtable interview with voice actress Hynden Walch. Having risen to fame as Starfire in Teen Titans, she has returned to the animated DC multiverse a few times to play Harley Quinn and is perhaps currently most […]

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Toonzone Interviews Tommy Stathes and J.J. Sedelmaier on Early New York Animation

by Ed Liuon May 18, 2015
Many animation fans have seen and even purchased collections of public domain cartoons on home video, but Tommy José Stathes used those earliest collections (on VHS tapes in the 1990’s) as a springboard to become an early animation historian, archivist, and preservationist, with a focus on the earliest animated cartoons produced from the 1900’s to […]
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Being Two Different Kinds of Batman, the Roger Craig Smith Way

by Ed Liuon May 12, 2015
When we last spoke with voice actor Roger Craig Smith, he had just begun playing Captain America in Marvel’s Avengers Assemble and the dastardly Ripslinger in DisneyToon’s Planes, in addition to his earlier iconic roles as Sonic the Hedgehog in several earlier video games and as the assassin Ezio in the Assassin’s Creed video games. […]

C.H. Greenblatt Harvey Beaks

Toonzone Interviews Creator and Executive Producer C.H. Greenblatt About "Harvey Beaks"

by 90'sCartoonManon March 31, 2015
C.H. Greenblatt began his career as a storyboard artist and writer on SpongeBob SquarePants and continued on to The Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy before creating and executive producing Chowder for Cartoon Network (where we interviewed him right before the premiere). Toonzone News caught up with Greenblatt to talk to him about his newest […]