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Paul Hazen Joins Alias Board of Directors

Alias today announced that Paul Hazen, Chairman of Accel-KKR, a technology-focused private equity firm, has joined the Alias Board of Directors. Hazen, who was Chairman of Wells Fargo & Company from June 1999 to April 2001, and CEO of Wells Fargo from January 1995 to November 1998, will serve as the fifth member of Alias’ […]

Paul Dini Interview at TastesLikeChicken.com

TastesLikeChicken.com has posted an interview with writer Paul Dini, who talks about his career in the animation industry, his current work on the TV show Lost, and his creator-owned work in comics.

Classic Creators Return for New Batman Stories

Comicon.com’s PULSE News reports that Steve Englehart, Marshall Rogers, John Workman, and Terry Austin are on board for Dark Detective, a new bi-weekly Batman comic to debut this spring. Englehart, Rogers, and Workman were instrumental in the revival of Batman after the camp craze of the 60′s, and Englehart has promised the return of Silver […]

Natalie Portman in "V for Vendetta"

Superhero Hype! has learned that Natalie Portman will star in the adaptation of Alan Moore’s classic graphic novel, V for Vendetta. V for Vendetta tells the story of a totalitarian future landscape of Britain. Portman plays a young woman who becomes the unlikely ally of a mysterious revolutionary. The screenplay was done by the Wachowski […]

Greg Pak Talks "Phoenix: Endsong"

Writer Greg Pak (Warlock) has been interviewed by Newsarama.com about X-Men: Phoenix – Endsong, a five-issue mini-series featuring the often-dead-and-resurrected X-Men character. While Pak doesn’t reveal too much information about the mini-series, he confirms that Marvel has him signed to two more projects. X-Men: Phoenix – Endsong #1 hits comic stands today. A four-page preview […]

"Animation Celebration" At LA Museum With Industry Pros

The Museum of Television & Radio in Los Angeles will host an “Animation Celebration” family event Saturday, 1.22.05 from 1-4 PM. The event includes a “varied screening of vintage and current animated programs” and a number of industry professionals will be in attendance as well: Lauren Faust, Story Supervisor, Foster’s Home for Imaginary Friends Butch […]

Being Megatron: Toon Zone Talks to David Kaye

David Kaye has played countless memorable roles: various incarnations of Megatron from several Transformers series, Sesshoumaru from Inuyasha, Professor Xavier from X-Men Evolution, Soun Tendo from Ranma ½, General Hawk from G.I. Joe, and various others. He recently spoke to Toon Zone about his work. Toon Zone: What was it that first attracted you to […]

How Did the X-Men Evolve? Animator/Director Steven Gordon Explains

Steven E. Gordon is an animator, character designer and director who has worked on such hits as X-Men: Evolution, The Black Cauldron, Oliver & Co., and Ralph Bakshi’s Mighty Mouse. He recently spoke to Toon Zone about his work. Toon Zone: How did you get started in the animation business? Steve Gordon: It started as […]

Toonami Topper Sean Akins Talks to Toon Zone

As Sean Akins explains right off the bat, his responsibilities on Toonami, Cartoon Network’s long-running hit action block, encompass a lot of areas. Titles don’t really convey much. Fortunately, he was able to describe to Toon Zone what it is he does and how he and his talented crew get it done. And no, that’s […]

Toonami Topper Sean Akins Talks to Toon Zone (pt 2)

Back to part 1 Toon Zone: Alright, FUNimation’s been one of Toonami’s greatest partners over the years, with Dragonball and Yu-Yu Hakusho. They’re currently doing Tenchi Muyo GXP and the new episodes of Tenchi Muyo. Was Tenchi enough of a success that you might pick these shows up? Sean Akins: It’ll depend. We’ll certainly have […]

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