Zac Ephron will voice Anakin Skywalker in Robot Chicken: Star Wars Episode III, a new installment in the series of Robot Chicken specials, Deadline Hollywood reports. Ephron will be joined by Anthony Daniels, who will reprise his role as C3PO, Mike Henry, and Donald Glover. Returning to the special will be Seth MacFarlane, Billy Dee […]
Adult Swim and TBS have picked up the off-network rights to The Cleveland Show, Variety reports. The series will bow on the Turner networks in 2013 and run similarly to the way the two currently share Family Guy. The trade paper says that Turner paid $500,000 per episode for the Seth MacFarlane comedy.
IGN.com has posted an interview they conducted with Scott Adsit, best known as Pete Hornberger on 30 Rock, about his new stop-motion Adult Swim cartoon Mary Shelley’s Frankenhole. You can read the interview here. Adsit is also the co-creator of the stop-motion Adult Swim cartoon Moral Orel. Frankenhole premiers tonight, June 27th, on Adult Swim.
The Venture Bros. animatic editor Thomas Bayne has organized an auction of Venture Bros. artwork on eBay to benefit the Colbert Nation’s Gulf of America Fund, dedicated to providing relief to people and wildlife affected by the oil spill caused by the explosion of BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil drilling rig. New auction items will be […]
VIZ Media has announced that Adult Swim will begin airing the Kekkaishi anime series starting on May 29, 2010. The series is based on the hit manga series by Yellow Tanabe, and follows Yoshimori Sumimura, a teenaged high school student charged with being the area’s “kekkaishi” (barrier master) to safeguard the land and its inhabitants […]
Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim programming block, which currently runs from 10 PM-6 AM (Eastern time) in the U.S., is set to expand to a 9 PM starting time in January 2011. Stu Snyder, current president and COO of Turner Animation, said, “Let’s be clear: The choice to go to 9 p.m. is 100 percent a […]