Cartoon Brew has interviewed Mike and Tim Rauch, the siblings behind the PBS “StoryCorps” animated short films. Among other topics, the pair discuss how they made their way into animation and the StoryCorps job, managing being siblings and work partners, the evolution of their films over time, and their plans for the future.
in June. The unique show sprang from the mind of Ben Bocquelet, who worked in-house as a development artist at the Cartoon Network Development Studios Europe before creating Gumball. Bocquelet was kind enough to answer a series of questions about his show via e-mail. TOONZONE NEWS: When did you first come up with the idea […]
Some of Curtis Armstrong’s most well-known roles are also his earliest, from the start of his career in Hollywood in the early 1980′s. After a stint at the Academy of Dramatic Art and a 10-year career on the stage, Armstrong made a big splash as Dudley “Booger” Dawson in Revenge of the Nerds , the […]
Cosmic Book News has interviewed voice actor Larry Kenney about Thundercats, both for his role as Lion-O in the original series and his role as Claudius, Lion-O’s father, in the new upcoming relaunch. Among other topics, Kenney discusses his approach to the original character, what he knows about other cast members from the original series […]
The Gnomon School of Visual Effects has released their 2011 Student Animation Work Compilation reel, featuring VFX creations from alumni who have worked on blockbuster films like “Green Lantern,” “TRON: Legacy” and “2012.” Check it out below! Student Animation Work Compilation 2011 from Gnomon School of Visual Effects on Vimeo.
WonderCon became ThunderCon! today with the world premiere of a new trailer for ThunderCats, an all-new animated series for Cartoon Network from Warner Bros. Animation. To view the action-packed new trailer, click here: http://on.fb.me/fmFfMF Warner Bros. Animation also presented the first-ever fan-convention panel for the new series, featuring producers Michael Jelenic (Batman: The Brave and […]
I freely admit that jaundiced skepticism was my initial reaction to the announcement of Happiness is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown, the first new Peanuts animated special in 5 years and the first with no direct involvement by the famed strip’s creator Charles Schulz. I’ll even admit that the phrase “cash grab” flew through my […]
Cartoon Network has released a partial cast list for The Amazing World Of Gumball, the upcoming animated series that premieres on May 2nd in the UK and May 9th in the US, which we have followed extensively. It was also recently announced that the series was renewed for a second season, with production on an additional […]