Maurice LaMarche was so kind to share his famous “Frozen Peas” imitation of Orson Welles’ recording a commercial, which was parodied on Animaniacs, titled “Yes, Always,” with The Brain as Orson Welles and Pinky as the Director. And Rob Paulsen was so kind to sing the “Countries of the World” song from Animaniacs (Yakko’s World).
ToonBarn has exclusive interviews with Rob Paulsen (Yakko), Jess Harnell (Wakko) and Tress MacNeille (Dot), as well as series composer Randy Rogel for Animaniacs Live!
At SDCC, Nickelodeon announced that Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles has been renewed for a 20-episode 5th season and revealed some of the guest voice actors that will be appearing in the upcoming 4th season of the series.
These are always fun interviews, because these people know how to have fun. You would have fun too if you had the number 1 rated cartoon for kids. When I interviewed Scott Menville, I gave him a picture I drew of his character, and he loved it so much, he wanted me to sign it for him. Totally cool!
ToonBarn attended the East Coast Premiere of John DiMaggio’s I Know That Voice at The National Press Club in Washington, D.C. Here is a review of the film.
The biggest night in Animation has come and gone! The 40th Annual Annie Awards were held at UCLA’s Royce Hall in Los Angeles, California. This Hollywood Gala that honors the best achievements in Animation took place at 7 PM PT (10 PM ET) on Saturday Night, Feb 2, 2013. Big Winners of the night were […]
Last week, on ToonBarn, I told you about LEGO Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out, a new 30-minute TV Special on Cartoon Network, airing this Wednesday, September 26, at 8 PM ET, and we showed you a preview, courtesy of StarWars.com. This week, you have a special treat. I was given an opportunity, and approval from Lucasfilm, to […]
You’re 4 foot nothing, 200 and nothing, and you have barely a speck of Ninja ability. And you hung in there with the best group of Turtles in the city. Seriously, Raphael, could you need any more inspiration to make you a cooler Ninja Turtle, than to have Rudy aka SamWise aka Sean Astin as […]
Michelangelo with a new weapon? Raphael, the new voice of Donatello? Leonardo played by… the star of American Pie?!? These are just some of the mysteries and tidbits with Nickelodeon’s upcoming CG relaunch of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. So, let’s dig into what we’ve head: for starters, Donatello and Mikey may have enhanced their […]
Last year, Disney came to the DVD world and presented Tinker Bell and the Lost Treasure, a CG animated adventure staring Tinker Bell of Peter Pan fame. Now, the House of Mouse is ready to debut the all-new and original sequel, Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue, from the very same DisneyToon Studios. The […]