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Toonzone Interviews "Fanboy & Chum Chum" Creator Eric Robles on "Nicktoons MLB"

by Ed Liuon October 12, 2011
The career arc of Fanboy and Chum Chum creator Eric Robles is a great American success story — a testament to the power of hustle and moxie. With two hard-working parents, Robles and his sister had to take care of themselves as children, which often meant hanging out at the local 7-11 with friends to […]

A Virtual Roundtable Discussion with "The Lion King" Co-Directors Rob Minkoff and Roger Allers

by Ed Liuon October 4, 2011
When they signed on to co-direct The Lion King, Rob Minkoff and Roger Allers had no idea they were going to make cinematic history. With its recent re-release in theaters topping box office lists for two weeks in a row, The Lion King has just broken into the top 10 list for US domestic gross […]

A Virtual Roundtable Session with Don Hahn, Producer of "The Lion King"

by Ed Liuon October 4, 2011
It’s notable that the only title you can give to Disney’s Don Hahn is “employee,” because he’s done so many different things for the company in the 35 years he’s been employed there. He was the producer of such animated feature film classics as Beauty and the Beast and The Lion King, as well as […]

Toonzone Interviews Pendleton Ward, Creator of "Adventure Time"

by Ed Liuon September 27, 2011
TZN: Adventure Time has built up a pretty intense fanbase. How much do you take the fans into account when you’re doing the show now? PENDLETON WARD: More than the fans, I’m thinking about what little kids are thinking about who are just watching the show for the first time. That’s who I’m making it […]

Otakon2011: Toonzone Interviews Anime Voice Actress Lisa Ortiz

by Lelouchon August 3, 2011
During Otakon, Toonzone had the opportunity to sit down for a one on one interview with Lisa Ortiz. Lisa Ortiz is known most notably for her role as Lina Inverse in Slayers. Other roles she is known for consist of LaLa Ru in Now and Then, Here and There, Amy Rose in Sonic the Hedgehog, […]

Otakon2011: Toonzone Interviews Anime Japanese Voice Actor Akira Sasanuma

by Lelouchon August 1, 2011
TOONZONE NEWS: Would you have any interest in returning to a Gundam series in the future? Perhaps in the Gundam Seed movie should it ever be made? AKIRA SASANUMA: If there is opportunity, very well. TOONZONE NEWS: What has been the most difficult role for you to voice, a role that has really pushed you […]

SDCC2011: "Batman: Year One" Roundtable Interviews

by Jeffrey Harrison July 31, 2011
At the San Diego Comic-Con before the screening of Batman: Year One, Toonzone caught up with members of the movie’s cast and crew. INTERVIEW WITH ANDREA ROMANO, CASTING AND VOICE OVER DIRECTOR Andrea Romano is one of the hardest workers in the industry today and has worked as a casting and voice over director for […]

SDCC2011: "Transformers Prime" Roundtable Interviews

by Jeffrey Harrison July 29, 2011
(l to r) Bob Orci, Jeff Kline, and Therese Trujillo While at the San Diego Comic-Con, Toonzone was able to catch up with the creative minds behind Transformers Prime. The production crew revealed a montage of clips for the show’s first season plus a special teaser for the multi-part season finale to broadcast soon. The […]

SDCC2011: Toonzone Interviews the New "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Creative Team

by Jeffrey Harrison July 27, 2011
In 2012, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will be returning to television with a brand new, computer generated series. Nickelodeon recently purchased the franchise, beginning work on this new show almost immediately. During the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con at a special Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles unveilling event at the Urban Kitchen + Bar in San […]

SDCC2011: Toonzone Interviews Voice Actor Kevin Michael Richardson

by Jeffrey Harrison July 27, 2011
Photo by Gage Skidmore via Wikimedia Commons While at the San Diego Comic-Con, Toonzone was able to catch up with animation voice over veteran, Kevin Michael Richardson. The long-time actor can currently be heard as Bulkhead on Transformers: Prime, Jabba the Hutt on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and Cleveland Junior on The Cleveland Show. […]