June Foray to Make "Larry King" Appearance

by Maxie Zeuson September 6, 2005
June Foray will appear on Larry King Live on September 22, Jerry Beck reports at Cartoon Brew.

Disney Channel Japan Gets "Gadget," "Sabrina"

by Maxie Zeuson September 6, 2005
Disney Channel Japan has picked up pay television rights to Inspector Gadget’s Biggest Caper Ever and 39 half-hours of Sabrina: The Animated Series, c21 Media reports. The site also reports that Disney will launch Toon Disney in Japan in December.

Marvel Moves Forward with Paramount Deal

by James Harveyon September 6, 2005
The Hollywood Reporter says that Marvel, now called Marvel Entertainment, will today announce its name change and will divulge that superheroes Captain America, the Avengers, Nick Fury, Black Panther, Ant-Man, Cloak & Dagger, Dr. Strange, Hawkeye, Power Pack, and Shang-Chi will be made into movies. Click the link for more information.

Toon Disney September 2005 Movies & Specials

by Zeddon September 6, 2005
The following is a list of the movies and specials scheduled to air on Toon Disney during the month of September. Please note that schedules are subject to change: Aladdin And The King Of Thieves (1996) September 10 (7:00 p.m., ET/PT) An American Tail III: The Treasure Of Manhattan Island (2000) Tuesday, September 6 (5:00 […]

Disney Channel September 2005 Movies & Specials

by Zeddon September 6, 2005
The following is a list of the animated movies and specials scheduled to air on Disney Channel during the month of September: Aladdin And The King Of Thieves (1996) Saturday, September 24 (9:25 p.m., ET/PT) Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001) Thursday, September 22 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT) A Bug’s Life (1998) Saturday, September 3 (2:00 p.m. […]

"King of Fighters" Animated Series Planned

by La Parkaon September 6, 2005
Animation HQ reports that the video game King of Fighters, made by SNK, is getting the anime series treatment from Production I.G. The animation will be produced at 9th Studio, the studio responsible for Ghost In The Shell: Stand Alone Complex. No details have really been released including the actual title or release date. However, […]

Paramount Releases ‘A Chipmunk Christmas’ and Two Other Chipmunk Holiday Specials

by Anthonynoteson September 6, 2005
Paramount Home Entertainment will release Alvin & the Chipmunks: A Chipmunk Christmas to DVD on November 1, 2005. The set will include A Chipmunk Christmas from 1981 (before the animated series started in 1983) and two other Christmas specials from 1988 and 1989 entitled Merry Christmas Mr. Carroll (AKA Alvin’s Christmas Carol) and Dave’s Wonderful […]

"Wulin Warriors" Debuting September 24

by Maxie Zeuson September 5, 2005
Wulin Warriors: The Legend of the Seven Stars will make its Toonami debut on September 24 at 8:00pm, Cartoon Network says. The comedy action-adventure series features marionette heroes on a journey in search of a mightier power, the Seven Stars, to help them save the world. [Source: Cartoon Network]

ADV Announces "Gantz," Other DVD Titles for October

by Maxie Zeuson September 5, 2005
ADV Films will release four anime titles to DVD on October 11, including Gantz: Deathwatch; Maburaho, Ghost of A Chance; Wild Arms: Complete Collection and All Purpose Cat Girl Nuku Nuku Dash: Complete Collection, the company says. Gantz: Deathwatch will feature episodes 18-20 in anamorphic video and both English 5.1 and Japanese 2.0 with English […]

"Boomeracers" Brings Speedy, Tweety, and More to Boomerang

by Maxie Zeuson September 5, 2005
Boomerang has launched a new daily one-hour franchise devoted to fast-acting cartoon characters, the network says. Boomeracers, which premiered on Monday, September 5, at 4:30pm, dips into the Turner library of cartoons to assemble the new block. Characters to be featured include Tom and Jerry, Dastardly and Muttley, Tweety and Sylvester, Speedy Gonzales, Motormouse and […]