Posts Tagged ‘adult swim’
The New York Times has gone behind the scenes of the upcoming Star Wars episode of Robot Chicken (registration required), which gathered a surprising amount of support from Lucasfilm and George Lucas himself. The article goes into how the creators’ appreciation of the Star Wars films and a Robot Chicken segment ultimately led to a […]
The New York Times has taken a look at Adult Swim’s Moral Orel (registration required), a stop-motion animated satire of religious hypocrisy that is often described as a parody of the classic Davey & Goliath TV show. The article describes how creator Dino Stamatopoulos views the show, the unsurprising backlash from conservative Christian organizations, and […]
The New York Times ran a profile of cartoonist Tony Millionaire on the eve of Sunday’s premiere of The Drinky Crow Show on Adult Swim (registration required). The article covers the origins of the cartoon and Millionaire’s artistic inspirations.
On Friday, Boston prosecutors dropped criminal charges against Peter Berdovsky and Sean Stevens, the “guerilla marketers” who triggered a day of bomb scares on January 31 while promoting Adult Swim’s Aqua Teen Hunger Force. The two apologized in court, stating that they had no idea that their campaign would cause a scare. As part of […]
Tony Millionaire has been interviewed at Newsarama’s Animated Shorts column about The Drinky Crow Show, based on his Maakies comics and premiering on Adult Swim this Sunday, May 13, 2007. Millionaire discusses the origins of Maakies, the frustrating attempts to bring the show to the air before Adult Swim funded the short, and how the […]
Warner Home Video has announced the release of Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theatres on DVD on August 14, 2007. The 2-disc set will include the following: The fake movie endings from the movie’s web page Deleted scenes Round table discussion feature of the making of the movie Music video Behind the […]
The trailer for the Robot Chicken: Star Wars, debuting June 17, 2007 on Adult Swim is now online. It can viewed at online at StarWars.com or AdultSwim.com Robot Chicken creators Seth Green and Matt Senreich will also be at Star Wars Celebration IV for a sneak preview of the program.
Through its message board, Adult Swim has announced that it will rebroadcast Episode 50 of its anime series Eureka Seven this Saturday night at 1AM EST. The airing of the episode suffered from controversey that occured when the special opening and ending made specifically for that episode were cut in favor of the regular opening […]
Adult Swim’s 2007 Upfront presentation took place Thursday evening in New Tork. Toon Zone’s Harley was there to cover the network’s announcements for the coming year. The presentation included news of another expansion for the network, series extensions, and off-television initiatives. Perhaps the biggest news was Adult Swim taking on a full seven nights a […]
Adult Swim Announces 2007 Programming Slate at New York Upfront New Series and Additional Episodes Ordered for Returning Programs Seventh Night of Programming Beginning in July First Quarter 2007 Ratings Sets New Record Robot Chicken Series Joins Forces with Lucasfilm Ltd. for Star Wars-Themed Special At the Adult Swim Upfront in New York today, the […]