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WB Announces Porky Pig 101, The First Chronological Looney Tunes DVD

by Peter Paltridgeon August 16, 2017
Did you ever notice how…scattered WB’s home video releases of their classic Looney Tunes library are? Why do the shorts keep getting packaged as a trail mix of decades, when most of the collectors who make up the market prefer chronological order? Who knows, but that practice may be coming to an end. It depends […]

WB Launches Boomerang Streaming Service Hosting Over 5,000 Classic Cartoons

by Peter Paltridgeon March 7, 2017
Good morning! While you were asleep, Warner Bros. piled every Hanna-Barbera, MGM and Looney Tunes cartoon they own into one streaming service. All the old cartoons you once had to track down obscure DVD sets to see are about to become one click or tap away. Surprise! Boomerang, previously a brand associated with CN’s spinoff […]

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DC’s Experimental Mash-Up Unites Superheroes With Looney Tunes

by Peter Paltridgeon February 17, 2017
It wasn’t that long ago that DC announced some crazy experimental titles that used old Hanna-Barbera characters in radically different ways. Titles like Future Quest and Scooby Apocalypse got reactions of bafflement from the press (including from us) but when the actual books came out, they weren’t half bad. Mark Russell’s take on The Flintstones […]
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SDCC 2016: Warner Bros. Apparently Interested in Pepe Le Pew Movie

by Peter Paltridgeon July 25, 2016
Warner Bros. might be interested in building an entire feature film around the Looney Tunes character Pepe Le Pew. The news leaked out during the SDCC panel for Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency, where writer Max Landis admitted the spec script was one of the projects he was working on. Um. Well. That would certainly […]

UK Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito Announce December Highlights

by Grant Whiteon November 29, 2015
Another year is nearly gone but of course there’s still Christmas celebrations to come and Cartoon Network are aiming to keep you entertained throughout December. From 7th-21st, the Mega Mondays block will go festive as Mince Pie Mondays every Monday from 4pm and highlight Christmas episodes of popular shows including brand new episodes of Regular […]

NYCC 2015: “Wabbit” Woundtable with J.P. Karliak, Bob Bergen, Gary Hartle, and Jeff Bergman

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2015
At New York Comic Con 2015, Toonzone News was able to sit in on a press roundtable session with Wabbit voice actors Jeff Bergman, Bob Bergen, and J.P. Karliak; and producer Gary Hartle. Interviews have been edited for better flow in print. Questions asked by Toonzone News are marked. Bob Bergen has been the iconic […]

Cartoon Network Premieres for October 19, 2015: “Be Cool, Scooby-Doo!”, “Wabbit,” “Teen Titans Go!”, and More

by Ed Liuon October 19, 2015
Cartoon Network has released plot synopses for upcoming premieres the week of October 19, 2015. BE COOL, SCOOBY-DOO! On this week’s episodes of Be Cool, Scooby-Doo! Monday, October 19 at 4:00 p.m. (ET/PT)… “Party Like It’s 1899” – Daphne brings the Gang to a Victorian murder mystery party, so they can dress up and solve […]
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NYCC 2015: The “Wabbit” Panel (DUCK Panel! Fire!!!!)

by Ed Liuon October 14, 2015
The new Looney Tunes show Wabbit was the centerpiece of a panel on the last day of New York Comic Con 2015, with producer Gary Hartle joined by voice talent Jeff Bergman (Bugs Bunny), Bob Bergen (Porky Pig), and J.P. Karliak (Wile E. Coyote). The moderator of the panel was unfortunately stuck in transit and […]

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Boomerang UK Launch ‘Pet Photo Booth’ App And Give Viewer’s Pets A Chance To Be Famous

by Grant Whiteon August 31, 2015
Boomerang UK are looking for pet superstars with the launch of their new Pet Photo Booth app. The app enables users to take photos of their family pets and then customise the images with stickers and graphics based on the channel’s existing animal stars including Bugs Bunny, Garfield and Scooby-Doo. For those without pets at […]

UK Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito Announce August Highlights

by Grant Whiteon July 22, 2015
The summer holidays are here and Cartoon Network UK are making sure the TV is as hot as the sun. From 1st August the trio of Cartoon Network, Boomerang and Cartoonito will be presenting special weekend marathons. For Cartoon Network, the fun kicks off at 11am every weekend with a planned schedule of. Gumball and […]