Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con May 2016 – Gundam The Origin Staff Interview

by Grant Whiteon June 8, 2016
Prior to the Gundam The Origin III screening and panel, Toonzone News had the chance to talk to producer Osamu Taniguchi and designer Mika Akitaka about the production. TOONZONE NEWS: What was the genesis point in deciding to produce an adaptation of The Origin? OSAMU TANIGUCHI: That’s a tough one [thinks] …I’m not even sure […]
Byron Howard and Rich Moore Zootopia

Interview: Trying Everything with “Zootopia” Co-Directors Byron Howard and Rich Moore

by Ed Liuon June 8, 2016
With more than 20 years at the studio, Byron Howard is a veteran of Walt Disney Feature Animation, starting as an animator on Pocahontas, Lilo & Stitch, Brother Bear, and the short film “John Henry.” He was co-director with Chris Williams on Bolt (which earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Feature), and then […]


“Justice League vs. Teen Titans” Roundtable Interviews

by Christopher Glennonon May 31, 2016
At WonderCon 2016, DC Animation screened Justice League vs. Teen Titans, the latest in the line of DC Universe Animated Movies. Prior to the screening, Toonzone News and other members of the press were able to sit down with the cast and crew of the movie for a series of roundtable interviews. In attendance were […]
LEGO Scooby-Doo Haunted Hollywood

“LEGO Scooby-Doo!: Haunted Hollywood” Interviews: James Arnold Taylor, Rick Morales, & Jim Krieg

by Christopher Glennonon May 31, 2016
At WonderCon 2016, Warner Bros. Home Entertainment premiered LEGO Scooby-Doo!:Haunted Hollywood. Prior to the screening, Toonzone News was able to sit down with director Rick Morales, writer Jim Krieg, and actor James Arnold Taylor for interviews. JAMES ARNOLD TAYLOR JAMES ARNOLD TAYLOR: In this I’m Chet. Chet Braxton. TOONZONE NEWS: This isn’t your first foray […]

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Toonzone Interviews Loren Bouchard at the “Bob’s Burgers Live!” Event

by Christopher Glennonon May 20, 2016
In celebration of the upcoming 100th episode of Bob’s Burgers, Los Angeles’ Wiltern Theatre hosted a two-night Bob’s Burgers Live! The night began with a short film directed by Kristen Schaal in which the cast, who are in hilarious and unusual situations, decide to get together to put on an event. Following this, each cast […]
Thunderbirds Are Go

Interview: “Thunderbirds Are Go” with Actors David Menkin & David Graham and Head Writer Rob Hoegee

by Ed Liuon May 3, 2016
As part of the American rollout of Thunderbirds Are Go on Amazon Prime, Toonzone News was able to chat with actors David Menkin (who plays both Virgil and Gordon Tracy) and David Graham (who reprises his role as Parker, Lady Penelope’s faithful right-hand man), and head writer and story editor Rob Hoegee. Actor David Menkin […]


Interview: Building “The Loud House” with Chris Savino

by Ed Liuon April 27, 2016
Like many kids, Chris Savino enjoyed a steady diet of cartoons and comic strips when he was young, but didn’t realize that animation was a career choice until late in high school. He immersed himself in all the animation books he could find in his local libraries, and discovered the Ren & Stimpy “Big House […]

Susan Eisenberg Wonder Woman

Toonzone Interviews Susan Eisenberg, the Voice Of Wonder Woman!

by Todd Blackon March 28, 2016
When you think of the DC Animated Universe, you think of Kevin Conroy as Batman, Mark Hamill as Joker, Michael Rosenbaum as Flash, and Susan Eisenberg as Wonder Woman. For years, Ms. Eisenberg voiced the Amazon Warrior in the legendary Justice League cartoons. She also reprised her roles in several animated movies, and even video […]

How to Animate an Undead Rabbit: Jessica Borutski Talks “Bunnicula”

by Ed Liuon February 16, 2016
Like many fans, Jessica Borutski fell in love with animation by watching tons of classic animation on TV from a young age, moving on to earn a degree at Algonquin College before going on to work for the legendary John Kricfalusi at Spumco on Adult Cartoon Party. A subsequent gig at Fuel Industries led to […]