Posts Tagged ‘Star Wars’

New Video Clip from "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Season Finale "Hostage Crisis"

by Ed Liuon March 20, 2009
Toon Zone News is proud to present the following new video clip from “Hostage Crisis,” the season finale of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Click the image to play the clip (requires QuickTime): <!– You can also right-click here (control-click on a Mac) to download the movie (37.5 MB) if the video above does not […]

Season Finale of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Introduces Deadly New Enemy (UPDATED)

by Ed Liuon March 17, 2009
Lucasfilm has released details on “Hostage Crisis,” the season finale to Star Wars: The Clone Wars, which will premiere on Cartoon Network on Friday, March 20, 2009, at 9:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). The episode will introduce Cad Bane, a ruthless bounty hunter who was, “patterned after the laconic gunslingers of spaghetti Westerns” and is brazen enough […]

Jedi Master Mace Windu Returns to "Star Wars: Clone Wars" on March 13, 2009

by Ed Liuon March 10, 2009
Lucasfilm has released a plot synopsis and new image from “Liberty on Ryloth,” the third and final chapter of the “Ryloth Saga” that chronicles one of the many battles of Star Wars: The Clone Wars. In the episode, Jedi Master Mace Windu joins the battle by attempting to rally a group of Twi’lek freedom fighters […]

New Info on "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Episode "Innocents of Ryloth"

by Ed Liuon March 5, 2009
Lucasfilm has released a synopsis of “Innocents of Ryloth,” the upcoming episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars which will debut on Friday, March 6, 2009, at 9:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific) on Cartoon Network. This second chapter of a three-part story follows General Obi-Wan Kenobi and his platoon of clone troopers as they interact with the […]

Creating "Yoda" in "Ambush" of "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"

by Ed Liuon February 20, 2009
Lucasfilm has announced the rebroadcast of “Ambush” on Friday, February 20, 2009, which has rapidly become a fan-favorite episode of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars CGI animated TV series. The announcement contains comments from supervising director Dave Filoni on the story challenges that Yoda presented, along with some of the technical challenges faced by […]

George Takei on Moving from "Star Trek" to "Star Wars: Clone Wars" and More

by Ed Liuon January 22, 2009
Actor George Takei was the subject of a roundtable interview session last week in conjunction with his upcoming voice-acting role as Lok Durd in Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Among other things, Takei discusses being the first major actor to move from a Star Trek role into the Star Wars universe, how much of a […]

Matt Senreich and Seth Green on "Robot Chicken: Star Wars: Episode II"

by Ed Liuon November 17, 2008
Comic Book Resources has interviewed Robot Chicken co-creator Matt Senreich about the second Star Wars-themed episode of the show. Among other topics, Senreich discusses how this second episode differs from the first, what it was like to work with Billy Dee Williams and Carrie Fisher, and the “rivalry” between Robot Chicken and Family Guy. Elsewhere, […]

Tom Hodges on "Clone Wars" Webcomics

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2008
Newsarama has interviewed Tom Hodges on his work for the Star Wars: The Clone Wars webcomic tie-into the new hit Cartoon Network animated series. Hodges discusses how he landed the job, his deep love for all things Star Wars, and some of his other upcoming work like the m graphic novel and the Midknight comic […]

CBR Interviews Dave Filoni on Directing "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"

by Ed Liuon October 8, 2008
Comic Book Resources has interviewed Dave Filoni, supervising director for the new TV series Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Filoni discusses his early days on the project, fan reaction to the Clone Wars feature film and TV series, the relationship between this new series and the older micro-series that aired on Cartoon Network, and how […]

"Star Wars: The Clone Wars" Leads Ratings Growth for Cartoon Network

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2008
Cartoon Network has issued a press release to announce that the premiere of Star Wars: The Clone Wars was “the most-watched series premiere in network history,” according to preliminary ratings data from Nielsen Media Research. The one-hour premiere on October 3, 2008, was the #1 program in its timeslot for kids 6-11, kids 2-11, tweens […]