Disney Channel viewers will have the opportunity to determine upcoming programming every Saturday night during Disney Channel’s So Hot Summer “Click It to Pick It” event, running Saturdays, June 18 through August 27 (8:00pm – 10:00pm, ET/PT). The two-hour block, hosted by Disney Channel stars, features different series each week along with the premiere of […]
Giants Disney, Pixar, Dreamworks, and Fox’s steady stream of entertaining films such as Lilo & Stitch, The Incredibles, Madagascar, and Robots have recently spoiled fans of western animation. While business is booming, it is doing so within a very narrowly defined genre: safe family fare with some clever jokes for mom and dad. That wasn’t […]
A recognizable name to readers of DC Comics animated comics lines, writer Matthew Manning will return to familiar animated ground this month with The Batman Strikes #10, hitting shelves this Wednesday. Having written for Justice League Adventures, previous experience and a bit of good timing helped him land his latest gig. “It just so happened […]
On Saturday, June 11, Kids WB teams up with Warner Bros. Pictures and Nestlé to give kids a chance to win a “golden ticket” during the “Kids’ WB! Glippity, Gloppity, Goopity, Chocolately Sweepstakes.” The national promotion will award five Grand Prize winners with a “golden ticket” to Hollywood for the U.S. theatrical premiere of Charlie […]
Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. are conducting an on-air campaign this summer to encourage kids to get up and be active. Nickelodeon will air a series of on-air “Let’s Just Play” spots throughout the summer, emphasizing the importance of play. All feature original music, developed exclusively for the “Let’s Just Play” campaign. The spots will air […]
DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar became the top movie at the box office in its second week in release, taking in an estimated $28.1 million. The picture has now grossed an estimated $100.4 million to date. [Source: PR Newswire]
Tajja Isen, the 13-year old actress who provides the voice for Cartoon Network’s Atomic Betty, has been interviewed by Sequential Tart about her career and her role on the show.
An article in the Wall Street Journal states that McDonald’s and Disney may end their 10-year exclusive relationship to pack in special Disney movie-themed merchandise with Happy Meals. Sources close to the negotiations state that the breakup is mutual, with both sides desiring more freedom. The two companies are promising to stay friends despite the […]
A Delaware judge ruled that a complaint brought by Roy E. Disney and Stanley Gold against the Walt Disney Company will go to trial. The complaint centered on the search for a successor to outgoing CEO Michael Eisner, with Disney and Gold asserting that the Disney board of directors failed to conduct a thorough evaluation […]
Newsarama.com has posted a 12-page preview of Alex Ross and Jim Krueger’s Justice #1, the first of a 12-issue mini-series pitting the Justice League against the Legion of Doom. Justice #1 is available for pre-order now, with a ship date of August 17, 2005.