Posts Tagged ‘Voice Acting’
The Charlotte Observer has profiled voice actor Kara Edwards, who provides the voice of Goten, Videl, and Gotenks in Dragon Ball Z and Murugu in Yu Yu Hakusho. The article covers how she learned to modulate her voice because of childhood teasing over her accent and how she went from being a Tae Kwon Do […]
The Marvel Animation Age has posted the full voice cast list for the Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow direct-to-video movie, which will be released by Marvel Studios and Lionsgate Home Entertainment on September 2, 2008.
It was a very pleasant discovery to find that voice actor Hynden Walch is as delightfully energetic, outgoing, and endearing as many of the charcters she provides voices for. She may be best known as Starfire on Teen Titans, but in her 10 years in the voice acting business, she has provided voices for projects […]
Marla Kirban Voiceover will be hosting actor Hynden Walch as the host for an “Animation in the City” seminar on August 16-17, 2008. Walch provided the voices for Starfire in Teen Titans and Harley Quinn in The Batman, and is also a casting director, writer, and director in her own right. Walch will also be […]
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has taken a look at the making of the Adventures in Voice Acting DVD, now available from Bang Zoom Entertainment. The column includes lengthy comments from voice actor Steven Blum and Bang Zoom president Eric P. Sherman on why the DVD was made and how it all came together. The first volume […]
In conjunction with Warner Brothers Animation, Toon Zone got the chance to interview the talent behind the upcoming Batman: The Brave and the Bold TV series. Andrea Romano’s resume could double as a list of some the best television animation since the late 1980’s. Since she joined a breakaway group of Hanna-Barbera animators who were […]
On July 22, 2008, Voice Actor Greg Burson passed away due to sever complications involving diabetes and arteriosclerosis. Many of his roles consisted on replacing deceased actors such as Mel Blanc (Bugs Bunny, Foghorn Leghorn, among many others), Jim Backus (Mr. Magoo) and Daws Butler (Yogi Bear, Huckleberry Hound, among others). For the full story […]
In conjunction with Warner Brothers Animation, Toon Zone got the chance to interview the talent behind the upcoming Batman: The Brave and the Bold TV series. As the voice of Batman in Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Diedrich Bader is living out the fantasy of any number of kids (including his own young son, […]
Newsarama’s Animated Shorts has interviewed voice actor Billy West on his multiple roles in the newly released direct-to-video movie Futurama: The Beast with a Billion Backs. West discusses the latest plot twists in the on-going Leela/Fry relationship, the next two DTV Futurama movies, and his other upcoming projects.
The Washington Post examines the trend of casting celebrities for animated voice acting roles, such as Jack Black and Angelina Jolie in Kung Fu Panda and for multiple supporting roles in the sequel to Madagascar. The article notes that the celebrity actors don’t claim many accolades for their performances, citing the negative or non-committal reviews […]