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In2TV Launches Superman Channel

by Ed Liuon July 19, 2006
In2TV has announced the launch of a dedicated Superman channel available for viewing now. The channel will air the classic Fleischer Superman cartoon shorts, along with other TV series and the recent Look, Up in the Sky! documentary film.

Animated Shorts on "Monster House," Lou Scheimer Conclusion

by Ed Liuon July 19, 2006
Steve Fritz’s current “Animated Shorts” column for Newsarama.com has a review of the upcoming Monster House and the conclusion of his interview with Filmation Studios founder Lou Scheimer. Scheimer talks about the good and bad effects Filmation’s He-Man had on the studio and animation as a whole, and also discusses the 1988 demise of the […]

Dwayne McDuffie talks "Justice League Heroes" Video Game

by Ed Liuon July 19, 2006
Dwayne McDuffie has spoken to Comic Book Resources about his contributions to the Justice League Heroes video game, coming soon from Warner Brothers Interactive Entertainment. McDuffie talks about changing gears from the Justice League Unlimited versions of the iconic DC superheroes for the more comic-based versions in the video game, and also discusses the integration […]

"The Boondocks": Making a Ruckus on DVD

by on July 19, 2006
Anyone who has talked to me since The Boondocks first aired on Adult Swim knows that I was no fan of it. I watched the pilot episode after hearing good things about it and aside from a few moments, I didn’t find it all that funny or entertaining. There were times I thought the show […]

Toon Disney July 2006 Movies and Specials (Updated 7/18)

by Zeddon July 18, 2006
The following is a list of the movies and specials scheduled to air on Toon Disney during the month of July: Disney’s Kim Possible Movie: A Sitch In Time (2003) Monday, July 1 (11:00 a.m., ET/PT) Winnie The Pooh: Springtime With Roo (2001) Tuesday, July 2 (11:00 a.m., ET/PT) Oliver & Company (1988) Monday, July […]

Platypus Comix Interviews Tom Ruegger on "Tiny Toons," "Batman"

by Ed Liuon July 18, 2006
Platypus Comix has posted the second part of an interview with Tom Ruegger, focusing on his tenure on Tiny Toon Adventures. The interview covers everything from how Ruegger got started on the show, explanations of early concept artwork, and the problems encountered during production. The end of the interview reaches Ruegger’s time on Batman The […]

LA Times Goes Behind the Scenes of "Avatar: The Last Airbender"

by Ed Liuon July 18, 2006
The Los Angeles Times‘ Kids Reading Room has posted a five-part series going behind the scenes of Nickelodeon’s hit show Avatar: The Last Airbender (part 1, part 2, part 3, part 4, and part 5). The series covers the basics behind creating an animated show from the script process all the way to final post-production. […]

Bryan Fuller Talks "Amazing Screw-On Head"

by Ed Liuon July 18, 2006
Newsarama.com has interviewed Bryan Fuller, executive producer of The Amazing Screw-On Head, a new animated series coming from SciFi with the pilot available for viewing now on the SciFi Pulse website. The interview covers Fuller’s past as on critically acclaimed but low-rated shows as Wonderfalls and Dead Like Me, Screw-On Head creator Mike Mignola’s involvement […]

LA Times on Rapid Rise of "Monster House" Director

by Ed Liuon July 18, 2006
The Los Angeles Times has published an article spotlighting 29-year old Gil Kenan, a first-time director who was entrusted by Sony to direct the $75-million CGI feature film Monster House (free registration required). (via Jerry Beck’s Cartoon Brew weblog, which also has a link to an artist’s weblog with concept art)

"Beavis & Butt-Head" Vol. 3 Coming to DVD (Updated 7/18)

by Dan Collinson July 18, 2006
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Paramount will release Volume 3 of Beavis & Butt-Head: The Mike Judge Collection on August 1. The box set features 42 episodes chosen by Judge; the original Beavis & Butt-Head short “Frog Baseball”; 15 music videos with Beavis & Butt-Head commentary; rare special appearances and promos; “Taint of Greatness: The Journey of […]