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Andrea Romano Discusses Voice Casting "Green Lantern: First Flight"

Casting and voice director Andrea Romano is the latest subject of a press-release interview from Warner Home Video to promote Green Lantern: First Flight, the upcoming direct-to-video animated movie scheduled for release on July 28, 2009. In the interview, Romano discusses what it was like to have two voice acting neophytes (Christopher Meloni and Victor […]

Scholastic Media Renews "WordGirl" for 26 More Episodes

Scholastic Media has annnounced that production has begun on new episodes of WordGirl, the hit educational animated series on PBS Kids Go! The 26 episode order will continue to depict the adventures of the fifth-grade superhero WordGirl, who defeats her opponents through a combination of her super strength and awesome vocabulary. Returning cast members include […]

Nick Franchises Strong in Recession; Hints at Blu-ray and "Avatar" Complete Set

Home Media Magazine has taken a look at how Nickelodeon’s strong franchises, such as SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora the Explorer, have helped it weather the current economic downturn, with DVDs like SpongeBob vs. the Big One and Dora and the Three Little Pigs performing strongly in the market. The article notes new franchises and old […]

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" Season 8 Coming in September

The eighth season of the original 1987 Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series comes to DVD on 9/1/09 for $14.98. It will include all eight episodes from the short season: * Get Shredder! * Wrath of the Rat King * Cyber-Turtles * State of Shock * Cry H.A.V.O.C.! (1) * H.A.V.O.C. in the Streets (2) * […]

"Saturday Morning Cartoons, The 70s": Won't Someone Think of the Children?!

Are you a fan of Scooby Doo? Are you such fan of Scooby Doo that you’d delight in cheap, cynical, carbon-copy knock-offs of that famous mystery-solving mutt? If your answer to both questions is “Yes,” then boy do I have a DVD set for you! Otherwise, suffice it to say that Saturday Morning Cartoons: 1970s […]

Corus Kids Releases July 2009 Programming Highlights

Canada’s Corus Kids has released July 2009 programming highlights for both the YTV and Treehouse networks. YTV will be participating in the 10th Anniversary of SpongeBob SquarePants by airing the top 100 episodes of the show as voted by viewers, culminating in the premiere of “To SquarePants or Not to SquarePants” on July 31, 2009, […]

Briefly: TMNT Get Park Ride; Mr. Men Get New Networks; Pucca Heads North

* To mark the franchise’s twenty-fifth anniversary, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles will get a themed ride at a South Korean park scheduled to open in 2011. [World Screen] * Canada’s CBC has picked up a third season of Animal Mechanicals, while Ireland’s TG4 has picked up the first two seasons of the action series. […]

"Black Belt Club" to Become Animated Series in 2010

Martial artist and author Dawn Barnes and animation producer John Drdek have signed a deal to turn Barnes’ The Black Belt Club book series into an animated series. Published by Scholastic, The Black Belt Club chronicles the adventures of four young black belts transported to a magical realm where they encounter mythical monsters and heroes. […]

"SpongeBob's Truth or Square" Due This Year

Gamemaker THQ will release SpongBob’s Truth or Square to mark the sponge’s tenth anniversary, AWN reports. The game, which is being developed for the Wii, Nintendo DS, Xbox 360, and PSP, will have players journeying through various SpongeBob locations in search of the missing Krabby Patty formula. It will feature a new morphing ability for […]

"Saturday Morning Cartoons: The '60s": Retro Toons in a Retro Wrapping

The cartoons collected on Saturday Morning Cartoons: The ’60s come from a simpler time, when Saturday morning truly was the best time to watch animation. You could veg out in front of the boob tube for hours without a break. Of course, that was before cable came along to say, “Hey, you don’t have to […]

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