Posts Tagged ‘Voice Acting’

NYAF2009: Toon Zone Interviews "Soul Eater"’s Laura Bailey & Travis Willingham

by Ed Liuon October 15, 2009
With dozens of titles between them, Laura Bailey and Travis Willingham are clearly battle-scarred veterans of the anime voice acting scene. Both kicked off their careers with parts in Dragon Ball Z, and have gone on to give voice to many of the most popular characters in anime today, with Bailey providing the voice for […]

"Snow White" Diamond Edition: An Interview with Marge Champion

by Ed Liuon October 7, 2009
Marge Champion has had a lengthy and renowned career as a dancer, actress, and choreographer on stage and screen. Her first dance instructor was her father, the noted ballet master Ernest Belcher who was one of the first dance directors for the cinema and also dance instructor for both the stars and their children in […]

Jeff Foxworthy to Voice Ox in "Bunyan & Babe"

by MonkeyFunkon September 4, 2009
Jeff Foxworthy will voice Paul Bunyan’s blue ox Babe in the MGM/Exodus Film Group feature Bunyan & Babe. Bunyan will be voiced by John Goodman, while the film’s villain – a real estate developer – will be voiced by Kelsey Grammer. The film is slated for release in 2011. [ Source: AWN ]

Toon Zone Interviews Voice Acting Legend Jim Cummings on "The Tigger Movie"

by Craig Crumptonon September 2, 2009
If you’ve watched cartoons on TV or in the movies or played video games since the late 1980’s, odds are you’ve heard Jim Cummings’ work at least a dozen times. One of the busiest voice-over actors working today, Cummings has amassed a vast volume of cartoon, animated feature and video game voice work since he […]

John C. McGinley on Being Metallo in "Superman/Batman: Public Enemies"

by Ed Liuon August 18, 2009
Warner Brothers Animation has released the first press release interview to promote Superman/Batman: Public Enemies with actor John C. McGinley, who portrays the super villain Metallo. Among other topics, McGinley discusses his feelings about voice acting vs. on-camera work, his background with comic book superheroes as a child, the similarities between Andrea Romano and director […]

Judy Greer on "Glenn Martin" and "Archer"

by Ed Liuon August 17, 2009
Actor Judy Greer has spoken with IGN about her roles on the animated TV comedies Glenn Martin, DDS and Archer, premiering on Nickelodeon and FX, respectively. Among other topics, Greer discusses how she auditioned for the part of Wendy on Glenn Martin, DDS, what it’s like to work for Michael Eisner, and how she sees […]

Toon Zone News Interviews Shannon Farnon, the "Super Friends" Wonder Woman

by Replikon Xumon August 11, 2009
An accomplished actress with a vast scope of work in commercials, film and television, Shannon Farnon is best known for creating the voice of Wonder Woman on Super Friends. Many a reader of the Wonder Woman and Justice League comic books in the 1970s and 1980s no doubt heard Shannon’s voice in their heads as […]

Upcoming Animation Voiceover Workshops

by Craig Crumptonon August 6, 2009
Voice Actors in the News has a feature article highlighting several upcoming voice acting workshops by noted animation voice actors: Bob Carter (Case Closed, Fullmetal Alchemist) — Saturday, August 8th in Atlanta, GA. (Only a few spaces left as of this writing.) Michael Bell (Transformers, G.I. Joe) and Lynnanne Zager (Monsters Vs Aliens, Madagascar) — […]

San Diego Comic-Con 2009: “Batman: The Brave And The Bold” Roundtable Interviews

by Jeffrey Harrison July 30, 2009
On Friday of the Comic Con, Toon Zone was given the chance to speak with the cast and crew of the hit animated series Batman: The Brave And The Bold, which will soon begin its second season. The roundtable press sessions took place following the panel for the show. Please note a minor spoiler warning […]

Andrea Romano Discusses Voice Casting "Green Lantern: First Flight"

by Ed Liuon June 10, 2009
Casting and voice director Andrea Romano is the latest subject of a press-release interview from Warner Home Video to promote Green Lantern: First Flight, the upcoming direct-to-video animated movie scheduled for release on July 28, 2009. In the interview, Romano discusses what it was like to have two voice acting neophytes (Christopher Meloni and Victor […]