ComicBookResources.com has spoken to Matt Silverstein and Dave Jeser, the co-creators of Comedy Central’s Drawn Together, which puts a variety of animation archetypes together into a reality TV show. The pair discuss the characters on the show and what’s coming up in season 3 of the show, which begins airing in October.
St. Louis radio personality Paul Harris has posted an audio file of his recent interview with voice actor Billy West, who spoke about the state of Futurama on Comedy Central and some of the unpleasant experiences he’s had as a voice actor. The file is in MP3 format. (via Mark Evanier’s weblog)
USA Today‘s Pop Candy weblog has published an interview with Peter Cullen, best known to animation fans as the voice of The Transformers’ Optimus Prime. Cullen delves into how he landed the role, the influences that he pulls in for his performance, and the status of his role as the voice of Optimus Prime in […]
It’s not an all too rare thing to see a series go slowly down the drain. In fact, it seems to be part and parcel of television; waiting for that tragic moment when one’s favorite show starts to trip, slip and then proceed to full on tumble right into the gaping chasm of cancellation canyon. […]
Saturday morning’s tradition of taking the summer’s big movie and creating an animated spin off is practically as old as the blockbuster itself. It’s never something I’ve really had a problem with – a lot of my favourite cartoons have been created because of movies. Kids WB! attempted something new this time… oh wait, no […]
With Teen Titans now finished and Robin’s rights now free to use, The Boy Wonder has finally made his debut in The Batman, starting with this season’s premiere. Now, I’ve loved Robin since I can remember – I know a lot of fans aren’t impressed with Robin’s role in the mythos and preferred their Dark […]
Keeping with the recent pattern of releasing two Simpsons season sets per year, The Simpsons: The Complete Ninth Season will be released on December 19th. All 25 episodes from season 9 will be available on the 4 disc set. Bonus material is also expected. [Source: TVShowsOnDVD.com ]
Actor Edward Laurence Albert passed away on Friday, September 22, at the age of 55 due to lung cancer. Albert was the voice actor for Matt Murdock/Daredevil in the mid-1990’s Spider-Man animated series, and also provided voices for the 1990’s Fantastic Four, Extreme Ghostbusters, and Invasion America.
The New York Times has spoken to Trey Parker and Matt Stone about South Park and the upcoming 10th anniversary DVD that will contain the co-creators’ favorite episodes of the show (registration required). Among other topics, the duo talk about how they feel about earlier episodes of the show (“We’re just, ‘We thought that was […]
Two new series make their debut in December: Nerima Daikon Brothers and Pani Poni Dash!. Nerima Daikon Brothers, set for a December 19th release, runs 100 minutes and has an MSRP of $29.98. Pani Poni Dash!, set for a December 5th release, runs 125 minutes and also has an MSRP of $29.98. Thinpak re-releases include […]