Matt Groening Interviewed by "The Wave" on "Simpsons" on Big- and Small-Screen

by Ed Liuon March 8, 2007
The Wave magazine has interviewed Matt Groening about The Simpsons, both the weekly TV show and the big-screen movie coming this summer. Groening tackles questions on whether the show’s best days are behind it and how the crew avoided making the movie “three episodes strung together.” (via Heidi MacDonald’s The Beat)

Scott Lobdell on Scripting "Stan Lee’s Mosaic"

by Ed Liuon March 8, 2007 has spoken to writer Scott Lobdell about scripting Stan Lee Presents Mosaic, the latest superhero creation from the legendary comics icon. Lobdell discusses how he got the job to script the direct-to-video animated feature, the changes that were made to his script, and where the series could go from here. He also briefly mentions […]

"Meet the Robinsons" in Disney Digital 3D

by Dukeon March 8, 2007
Disney announced today that it will be showing a special Disney Digital 3D version of its newest film Meet the Robinsons at Hollywood’s legendary El Capitan Theater from March 30th to May 20th. As a special bonus, Disney will also show a special 3D short based on a 1953 Donald Duck short with Chip & […]

PR: 3D Rocks at Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre with “Meet the Robinsons” in Disney 3D

by Dukeon March 8, 2007
3D Rocks at Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre with “Meet the Robinsons” in Disney Digital 3-D™ During Its Special Engagement of Disney’s Latest Animated Film from March 30th — May 20th; Exclusive Animation Exhibit Adds to the Fun! LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hollywood’s legendary movie palace, The El Capitan Theatre, invites moviegoers to “Meet the Robinsons” in spectacular […]

Young "Leonardo" Series Coming in 2008

by Maxie Zeuson March 8, 2007
A young Leonardo da Vinci will share the screen with a rapping robot and a talking horse in a new animated program from Italy’s Gruppo Alcuni, c21 Media reports. The series, which is developed with the support of the EU’s MEDIA Programme, will have the young genius trying to thwart his rival Gottardo for the […]

"Sea Princesses" Swim to Germany

by Maxie Zeuson March 8, 2007
The Sea Princesses has found a safe German harbor on ARD and KiKa, c21 Media reports. The Australian animated series is based on a book series by Brazil’s Fabio Yabu.

Cake and Allegra Team for New Series

by Maxie Zeuson March 8, 2007
South Korea’s Cake Studios and the United Kingdom’s Allegra Publishing have partnered to adapt books by Felicia Law as animated series, according to c21 Media.

Afro Samurai Director’s Cut to Air in Japan in May

by Chris Woodon March 8, 2007
Spike TV’s Afro Samurai series will air on the WOWOW channel in Japan on May 3rd and 4th. The broadcast will be in English with Japanese subtitles, and include additional footage not seen in the U.S. Afro Samurai stars Samuel L. Jackson as a warrior seeking revenge for his father’s death in feudal Japan. Source: […]

Jason Lee Takes Part in "Alvin" Feature

by Maxie Zeuson March 8, 2007
Jason Lee will play Alvin and the Chipmunks “dad” in the upcoming feature film adaptation of the franchise, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Lee provided the voice of arch-villain Syndrome in The Incredible and is voicing the title character of the upcoming Underdog movie. He is also the star of the NBC series My Name […]

Bandai Announces "Demon Prince Enma" and "Gunbuster 2" Release Dates

by Classic Speedyon March 8, 2007
Demon Prince Enma, a 2006 anime OAV from Go Nagai, has been given a release date: 5/22/07. It runs 98 minutes and is priced at $39.98. Gunbuster 2, a 2004 anime OAV from Gainax, has also been given two volume release dates; volume 1 is expected on 5/22/07 and volume 2 on 6/12/07. The MSRPs […]