Steve Borst is the writer. Gary “Doodles” DiRaffaele is the artist. Together they fight crime. OK, actually, they co-created Nickelodeon’s new animated series Breadwinners, described as the adventures of “two booty-shaking ducks as they operate a bread delivery service out of their awesome, jet-fueled rocket van.” Borst’s animation credits include stints writing for Teen Titans […]
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Nickelodeon rewarded a second season renewal to “Breadwinners” – an animated show about two ducks named SwaySway [Robbie Daymond – “Transformers: Rescue Bots] and Buhdeuce [Eric Bauza – “Ben 10: Omniverse”] who deliver bread from their rocket van and get into crazy adventures with their friends from their home planet of Pondgea. The second season […]
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It is difficult for me to describe Breadwinners and exactly what it means to me. Originally intended as as a one-off to entertain fellow animators, the creators, Gary Di Raffele and Steve Borst, were surprisingly contacted by Nickelodeon after they posted their short to YouTube. It is also relevant to mention that Di Raffele and […]