Gary Marsh has been promoted to the newly created global position of President, Entertainment, Disney Channel Worldwide. In his new position, Marsh will be responsible for overseeing development and production of Disney Channel Worldwide’s entire slate of original programming — both live action and animated — leading the effort to create world-class Disney and Jetix-branded […]
ABC Kids, the Saturday morning children’s programming block on the ABC Television Network, will premiere its fall schedule on Saturday, September 17 (9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET/8:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon PT). Joining the line-up will be Disney Channel’s live-action comedy The Suite Life of Zack & Cody and the animated series The Buzz […]
Comic book artist George Perez is the subject of a lengthy article at Newsarama.com, where he discusses his prior work at both DC and Marvel Comics, his new George Perez: Storyteller DVD, his connections to the Teen Titans cartoon, and his upcoming comics work in JSA and an unnamed monthly comic book.
Buzzscope.com has posted several previews for comics scheduled to be released on September 14, including Franklin Richards #1 by Marc Sumerak and Chris Eliopoulus (Marvel), Thor: Blood Oath #1 by Michael Avon Oeming and Scott Kolins (Marvel), Ronin Hood of the 47 Samurai OGN by Jeff Amano and Craig Rousseau (Image), Green Arrow #54 by […]
An article in the New York Times notes that a charity day at the Hong Kong Disneyland amusement park resulted in massive overcrowding (free registration required). The near-capacity crowd of approximately 30,000 visitors faced hourlong waits for rides, food shortages, and inadequate parking. The park will do at least one more test day before its […]
Two Intel Centrino Mobile Technology-based notebook computers–one for the winner and one for the winner’s school or community group–will go to a Grand Prize winner as part of the third annual Cyberchase Online Contest, WNET said today. In addition, the Grand Prize winner will receive Cyberchase products donated by Flying Minds. Ten First Prize winners […]
DVDAnswers has announced that a trailer for the upcoming animated feature The Ultimate Avengers will be featured on the Fantastic Four movie DVD, scheduled to be released in December. The Ultimate Avengers is planned for release in February 2006. Stay tuned to Toon Zone News for more news on The Ultimate Avengers.
DVDAnswers has announced the specs for the upcoming Fantastic Four movie on DVD. The disc is set to include English Dolby Digital 5.1 and DTS 5.1 tracks, an audio commentary with the films cast, a behind-the-scenes featurette, a “Making Of” featurette, FOX’s casting session and “Making A Scene.” Other features included music videos and a […]
4Kids TV will debut its new fall season of programming on September 10 at 8:00am with the series premiere of Magical DoReMi, the network says. Bratz and G.I. Joe Sigma 6 will also be making their series premieres. September 10 will also see the debut of new episodes of returning series Mew Mew Power, Winx […]
Geneon Entertainment will release Gankutsuou: The Count Of Monte Cristo-Chapter One to DVD on October 25, the company says. The first disc will feature the first four episodes in both English and Japanese Dolby Digital 2.0, with optional English subtitles. Extras include an Act I storyboard; interview with director Mahiro Maeda and comments by voice […]