64th Annual Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Award Winners: "Penguins of Madagascar," "Regular Show", "Futurama", & More
The 64th Annual Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Award winners have been announced, with the following animated TV shows winning awards: OUTSTANDING ANIMATED PROGRAM: The Penguins of Madagascar: “The Return of the Revenge of Dr. Blowhole” (Nickelodeon) OUTSTANDING SHORT-FORMAT ANIMATED PROGRAM: Regular Show: “Eggscellent” (Cartoon Network) OUTSTANDING VOICE-OVER PERFORMANCE: Maurice LaMarche as Clamps, Donbot, Hyperchicken, Calculon, […]
DreamWorks Animation Unveils 12-Picture Slate to Run Through 2016; Fox Gives Dates for "Epic" and "Rio 2"
DreamWorks Animation, SKG, Inc. has announced an ambitious 12-film slate, scheduling the dozen films for release through 2016. The films include a number of sequels and new projects: The Croods (March 22, 2013) Turbo (July 19, 2013) Mr. Peabody & Sherman (Nov. 1, 2013) Me and My Shadow (March 14, 2014) How to Train Your Dragon 2 (June 20, 2014) […]
I wasn’t impressed with The Penguins of Madagascar when it first premiered, calling it “noisy, emphatic, and grim”. It would be nice to report that the show has improved on its debut by shaking off its dusty stereotypes, its unfunny bits of business, and its inability to turn the idea for a joke into an […]
Nickelodeon has announced that Neil Patrick Harris will reprise his role as Dr. Blowhole in The Penguins of Madagascar on September 9, 2011. The following clips have been released from “Blowhole Strikes Back”: The full press release follows: NEIL PATRICK HARRIS IS BACK WITH A MUSIC-FILLED VENGEANCE IN NICKELODEON’S PENGUINS OF MADAGASCAR SPECIAL, “BLOWHOLE STRIKES […]
Nickelodeon has released the following video clips from “Hoboken Surprise,” the upcoming new episode of The Penguins of Madagascar that premieres on Saturday, August 20, 2011, at 11:00 AM (Eastern/Pacific): PLOT SYNOPSIS In “Hoboken Surprise,” the penguins’ worst nightmare has come true. After a sailing trip gone wrong, they wind up in the Hoboken Zoo. […]
Nickelodeon has announced a new Penguins of Madagascar special titled “Dr. Blowhole’s Revenge” will debut on February 15, 2010, at 8:00 PM (Eastern/Pacific). In the special, Neil Patrick Harris will guest star as the evil Dr. Blowhole, a malevolent dolphin determined to flood the world to wipe out all land mammals and eliminate the Penguins, […]