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Bob Bergen Brings One-Man Show to NYC on April 22-23, 2009

by Ed Liuon March 26, 2009
Voice actor Bob Bergen will be bringing his one-man show “So Here’s the Deal” to Don’t Tell Mama in New York City on April 22-23, 2009. The show follows Bergen’s career as a voice actor and how a nice Jewish boy eventually became the voice of Porky Pig. Cover charge is $15, and there will […]

Celebrate 'International Talk Like William Shatner Day'

by Craig Crumptonon March 22, 2009
Voice actor Maurice LaMarche (Futurama, Pinky and The Brain) has posted the following to his Facebook group The Genius of Moe: Fans of Maurice LaMarche: In honor of William Shatner’s 78th birthday [3.22.1933], I am declaring March 22nd to be “International Talk Like William Shatner Day!” Hey, we have “International Talk Like a Pirate Day” […]

Seth Rogen on 'Monsters vs. Aliens'

by Craig Crumptonon March 22, 2009
Australia’s Herald Sun has interviewed Seth Rogen on his role as the blobish character B.O.B. in the Dreamworks Animation feature film Monsters vs Aliens. Rogen jokes that in addition to providing the voice that the character was based on him physically as well: “It was all a motion capture performance. That’s just my naked body […]

Lucy's Voice Actress Contempt Conviction Case is Voided

by Dan Collinson March 12, 2009
The Associated Press reports that a judge has threw out a contempt-of-court conviction and orders a new trial on Pamelyn Ferdin, the actress who played Laura Gentry on the live-action Filmation series Space Academy, as well as the voice of Lucy Van Pelt in 3 Charlie Brown/Peanuts specials. Ferdin was facing five days in jail […]

CBR Talks with John DiMaggio on Being Aquaman for "Batman: Brave and the Bold"

by Ed Liuon March 9, 2009
Comic Book Resources has spoken with actor John DiMaggio about his role as Aquaman on Batman: The Brave and the Bold. Among other topics, DiMaggio discusses why he thinks Aquaman is cool, why this particular version of Aquaman is fun, how he reconciles the serious and the silly aspects of his character, and how he […]

Toon Zone Interviews Elisa Gabrielli on Being Nana in "Madagascar 2"

by Ed Liuon February 24, 2009
One of the breakout characters of DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar series is Nana, the little old lady who serves as the lion Alex’s nemesis, popping up at inopportune times to deliver a world-class butt-kicking to the dancing lion. Nana was brought to vocal life through the talents of Elisa Gabrielli, a long-time on-camera and voice-over actor […]

ANN Interviews Tony Oliver on "Adventures in Voice Acting" Seminars

by Ed Liuon February 23, 2009
Anime News Network has interviewed voice actor Tony Oliver on the new “Adventures in Voice Acting” seminars he is conducting with Bang Zoom Entertainment designed to help people break into the voice acting business. Oliver discusses how the project was started from the same questions being asked all the time at anime conventions, what attendees […]

Newsarama Interviews Steve Blum on Being "Wolverine For Life"

by Ed Liuon February 13, 2009
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has spoken with voice actor Steve Blum about his career and his current status as “Wolverine for Life,” appearing in the Hulk Vs. direct-to-video movie and the series Wolverine and the X-Men. Topics discussed are how he broke into the voice acting business, the breadth of his roles, how being TOM for […]

June Foray Documentary Coming Summer 2009

by Craig Crumptonon February 5, 2009
Coming Summer 2009 from Abra-Cadabra Productions is a documentary on the First Lady of Cartoon Voices, June Foray. This 30-minute DVD is narrated by Gary Owens and features interviews with a number of noted animation industry talents such as Bill Melendez, Phil Roman, Rob Paulsen, Joe Alaskey, Will Ryan, Art Leonardi, Eric Goldberg, and Bill […]

"Hulk Vs." Interviews: Frank Paur, Fred Tatasciore & Steve Blum (UPDATED)

by Ed Liuon January 29, 2009
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has posted the first part of an interview with Frank Paur, director of the new Hulk Vs. direct-to-video animated movie as well as several other Marvel direct-to-video efforts and shows such as Gargoyles and Batman the Animated Series. Among other topics, Paur discusses how Hulk Vs. began as an “Ultimate X-Men vs. […]