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 […]
Adult Swim has announced that Robot Chicken has been renewed for 40 more episodes, which will compose season 5 and 6 for the hit series. No information was provided on when the new seasons will begin production or when they will air. The full press release follows: Robot Chicken Gets Unprecedented Two-Season Pick-Up (click to […]
UPDATED January 7, 2010: SOHH.com is quoting unidentified Cartoon Network executives that Lil Wayne will be voicing a character named “Jesus” in a one-hour special for Adult Swim titled Return of Freaknik, but that “Lil Wayne’s character is still evolving. All we can say is that he is named Jesus and not Jesus Christ.” The […]