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McFarlane To Make New Line of "Simpsons" Figures

McFarlane Toys will produce an all-new line of Simpsons action figures under a licensing deal announced by the company and Twentieth Century Fox today. The figures will be released this fall in multi-box sets containing figures recreating favorite moments from the show. Todd McFarlane will work personally with The Simpsons creative team in making the […]

Fox To Air "American Dad" Pilot, "Simpsons" Episode After Super Bowl

Fox will air the pilot episode of American Dad, a new animated series from Family Guy-creator Seth McFarlane, after Super Bowl XXXIX, AWN reports. The episode will air at approximately 10:30pm (ET) (allowing for game time). It will be preceded by a broadcast of The Simpsons episode “Homer and Ned’s Hail Mary Pass” at 10:00pm […]

Fox Blurs Toon Butt in FCC Flap

Nervousness about FCC standards led Fox to blur out a naked rear end on Family Guy a few weeks ago, the Associated Press reports. Fox says it received no complaints from viewers about the episode, but it decided to play it safe after the FCC fined Fox stations for airing a Married by America episode […]

"King of the Hill" Announces Guest Stars for New Season

Trace Adkins, Tom Petty, Shannon Elizabeth, Jason Bateman and Brendan Fraser will make guest appearances this season on King of the Hill, ComingSoon reports.

"Street Fighter Alpha 2" Due in June

Animated Bliss reports that Anchor Bay will release Street Fighter Alpha 2 to DVD on June 7 with a retail price of $29.95.

ADV Announces Two January DVD Releases

ADV Films will release Princess Tutu: Märchen to DVD on January 25, the company says. The DVD-only release will retail for $29.98 and contain five complete episodes in English 2.0 and Japanese 2.0 audio with English subtitles. Extras include: staff commentary with Shoko Oono (translator) & Mike Yantosca (ADR writer); voice actor commentary with Luci […]

"Shadow Star Narutaru" to DVD in April

US Manga will release a Shadow Star Narutaru Limited Edition Box Set to DVD on April 12, Animated Bliss reports. The set will retail for $34.95.

Paquin, Stewart, Molina Top-Line Dub of "Steamboy"

Anna Paquin, Alfred Molina, and Patrick Stewart will lend their voices to the dubbed version of Steamboy, ComingSoon reports. The film, from Katsuhiro Otomo, will go into limited North American release on March 18.

Disney Taps "Toy Story 3" Scribe

Jared Stern will pen the script to Toy Story 3, which Walt Disney is developing in-house without the participation of Pixar Animation Studios, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Stern is a participant in Disney’s feature animation story development program. No details on his story idea have been announced.

Nick Jr. To Air "Dora" One-Hour Special

Nick Jr. will air “Dora’s Pirate Adventure,” a one-hour Dora the Explorer special, on January 17 at 11:00am, AWN reports. The story, in which Dora and her friends search for a treasure chest of costumes they need for a pirate show, is based on a new theatrical presentation of Dora the Explorer Live!, which enters […]

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