Posts Tagged ‘dreamworks animation television’


Review: Streaming Kidvid Roundup with “Wishenpoof” and “Dinotrux”

by Ed Liuon August 14, 2015
In a lot of TV and movies (for kids and adults alike), something with a male lead character is assumed to be “for all audiences,” but something with a female lead character is “for girls.” Kids cartoons “for girls” also don’t seem to have evolved much from the cartoons Lauren Faust described to Ms. magazine […]

Exclusive “Dinotrux” Concept Art Unearthed

by Ed Liuon August 13, 2015
Archaeologists working at the Toonzone Institute for Advanced Paleoautomotive Studies have released exciting new research in the evolutionary development of Dinotrux, the truck/dinosaur hybrids first researched by author Chris Gall in his children’s picture book franchise and premiering on Netflix on August 14, 2015, as a new animated series from DreamWorks Animation Television. The following […]

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Review: “Turbo FAST” Season Two – Fast, Loose, and Funny

by Ed Liuon July 31, 2015
DreamWorks Animation’s Turbo was a disappointment critically and commercially, but fortunately the animated spin-off series Turbo FAST is more successful. The series centers on racing champion snail Turbo (voiced by Reid Scott) and his supporting Fast Action Stunt Team: his brother Chet (Eric Bauza), hard-core mentor Whiplash (John Eric Bentley, doing a dead-on Samuel L. Jackson), […]

Titmouse’s Chris Prynoski on the Fast Action Stunt Animation of “Turbo FAST”

by Ed Liuon July 30, 2015
In the early 2000’s, Chris Prynoski and his wife Shannon founded Titmouse, Inc. as a T-shirt company. Mr. Prynoski had already done some animation for MTV in the 1990’s after graduating from the School of Visual Arts, but Titmouse didn’t convert to an animation studio until he landed a freelance animation gig for the Tom […]


Kevin Conroy Brings the Sting of Justice to “Turbo FAST”

by Ed Liuon July 30, 2015
Actor Kevin Conroy is a veteran of stage, screen, and voiceover, but to many fans, he is the definitive voice of Batman. Mr. Conroy played the character starting in 1992 with Batman the Animated Series and continued on through Superman the Animated Series, Justice League, and several of the DC animated direct-to-video features and in […]

DreamWorks Animation, Studio Mir Strike TV Cartoon Coproduction Deal

by Todd DuBoison August 28, 2014
DreamWorks Animation has reached a deal with the South Korean animation studio Studio Mir to produce as many as four animated series for television over the next four years, according to the Seoul-based English language newspaper The Korea Herald. Founded in 2011 by Jae Myung Yoo, an animation director for Nickelodeon’s Avatar: The Last Airbender, […]


“Peg + Cat” Top 2014 Daytime Creative Emmys

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2014
The Academy for Television Arts & Sciences has announced the winners of the 2014 Daytime Creative Emmy Awards, with the PBS animated series Peg + Cat winning three awards for Outstanding Pre-School Children’s Animated Program, Outstanding Performer in an Animated Program for Peg actor Hayley Faith Negrin, and Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation for Jennifer […]
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DreamWorks Animation Television Names Brenda Freeman as Head of Marketing

by Ed Liuon April 2, 2014
Variety reports that Brenda Freeman has been named head of marketing for DreamWorks Animation Television. Freeman is an industry veteran, moving to the new position from her current one as chief marketing officer of Turner Animation and Cartoon Network. Prior to that position, Freeman was senior VP of integrated marketing and promotions for the Nickelodeon […]