Warner Bros. Animation At Wondercon 2018

Warner Bros. Animation At Wondercon 2018

Warner Bros. Animation At Wondercon 2018

During the Wondercon Comic-Con convention in Anaheim, California this weekend (Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th March), there were Warner Bros. Animation show panel events for Unikitty!, Teen Titans Go! and for the upcoming animated series coming soon to Cartoon Network – DC Super Hero Girls.

The first panel was for Unikitty!. Show producers, Ed Skudder and Lynn Wang; art director Andrea Fernandez; animation director Anna Hollingsworth and voice actors Roger Craig Smith (Hawkodile) and Eric Bauza (Master Frown) were all present at the panel. A new episode sneak peek was shown at the panel and there was an opportunity for fans of the show to ask questions. There was an opportunity for fans to get an autograph too.


Next up was the panel for one of Cartoon Network USA’s most popular shows – Teen Titans Go!, the show’s producers Aaron Horvath and Michael Jelenic and the voice of Beast Boy – Greg Cipes were at the panel, in front of a packed audience. Also yesterday, Warner Bros. Pictures released the shortened television advert version of the Teen Titans Go! To The Movies trailer, the advert includes some never-before-seen footage featuring the superhero – Green Lantern voiced by rapper – Lil Yachty.

Finally, there was the panel for the new series – DC Super Hero Girls. Attending the panel were: Anais Fairweather (voice of Super Girl), Yancey Labat (DC Super Hero Girls graphic novels illustrator), Monica Kubina (DC Super Hero Girls graphic novels colorist) and Shea Fontana (DC Super Hero Girls writer). A brand new animated series based on the DC franchise is being developed by Lauren Faust (The Powerpuff Girls (original series), Foster’s Home For Imaginary Friends and My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic) and it will premiere on Cartoon Network USA this year, a special episode based on the franchise – DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High has already aired on Cartoon Network in the U.S. and on Boomerang in the UK, also there’s an animated short web series which is now in its fourth season, all web episodes can be viewed for free on the DC Super Hero Girls YouTube channel.




Cartoon Network News In Brief Late January 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late January 2017

Cartoon Network News In Brief Late January 2017

Cartoon Network France Launches Mighty Magiswords Microsite

The Cartoon Network France website now has a Mighty Magiswords section. In the Mighty Magiswords section of the site, you can find out more about the main characters – Prohyas and Vambre as well as secondary characters including Grup the Dragon and Princess Zange. There’s information about the different types of Magiswords used by the Warriors for Hire in the show and there’s info about the different locations in the land of Lyvsheria.


Turner Kids Channel Ratings Increase

Turner France has published their latest kids channel portfolio viewing statistics, the audience of its kids channels (Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Boing and Toonami) have grown by almost 12% among children aged 4 to 10 years old. In the 4 to 14 age group, the viewing rating growth rate was 27.5%.

Scooby-Doo! Halifax Advert Now Airing In The UK

Halifax, a major UK bank, has continued their partnership with Hanna-Barbera with a brand new advert featuring Scooby-Doo and his Mystery Inc. crime-solving friends, in the advert Scooby and Shaggy hide in Halifax branch to seek safety from an Egyptian mummy chasing them, later they’re taking advantage of Halifax’s Reward account by eating at a pizza restaurant, and by chance, the mummy that was chasing them became unbandaged, revealing the man that was causing the trouble all along. According to a survey carried out by Sky Kids last year, Scooby-Doo was voted the UK’s all time favourite kids TV show. Previous Halifax adverts featured Top Cat and The Flintstones.


The Vamps And Cartoon Network UK Promote Kung Fu Panda 3 Home Video Release

The Vamps And Cartoon Network UK Promote Kung Fu Panda 3 Home Video Release

The Vamps And Cartoon Network UK Promote Kung Fu Panda 3 Home Video Release

Pop-rock band, The Vamps made a guest appearance in a special advert made by Cartoon Network UK to promote and celebrate Dreamworks Animation’s latest DVD/Blu-ray release – Kung Fu Panda 3, available in stores now. The promo was made with green-screen technology utilising 3D CGI graphics, giving the appearance of a building with ancient Chinese architecture (to match the artistic theme of the movie) with Cartoon Network themed branding.

The DVD and Blu-ray release of Kung Fu Panda 3 features the single “Kung Fu Fighting” by the band. Throughout summer, The Vamps will be appearing in-between shows on Cartoon Network UK, in segments including a martial arts training session with Po and a hacky-sack competition. Cartoon Network UK’s summer schedule starts on Monday 25th July, with new episodes of Nexo Knights, with weekend marathons and new episodes of Adventure Time, The Amazing World of Gumball, Regular Show, Yo-Kai Watch and Teen Titans Go!.

From The Turner UK Press Release

Cartoon Network has teamed up with the hit British pop rock band The Vamps and Kung Fu Panda 3 on Blu-ray and DVD to kick-off their official countdown to summer. From Monday 11th July, the popular four-piece band will take over the channel and promote the DVD and Blu-ray release of Kung Fu Panda 3, available from 11th July, to get viewers Kung Fu ready this Summer. Both the Blu-ray and DVD features the band’s hit single ‘Kung Fu Fighting’.

From a hacky-sack competition to a martial arts training session with Po, The Vamps will be offering kids plenty of exciting entertainment in between episodes of their favourite comedy and action-adventure shows.

Speaking about the upcoming summer holidays, The Vamps said:

“This summer we’re taking over Cartoon Network for their official ‘Countdown to Summer’ and teaming up with Kung Fu Panda 3, which is available on July 11th on DVD and Blu-ray – featuring our hit single ‘Kung Fu Fighting’. We’re big fans of Cartoon Network, which is why we’re so excited to be taking over the channel to help you countdown to the holidays!”

Cartoon Network’s summer holiday line-up kicks off on Monday 25th July with all-new episodes of Nexo Knights, followed by weekend marathons and all-new episodes of fan-favourites: Adventure Time, The Amazing World of Gumball, Regular Show, Yo-Kai Watch and Teen Titans Go!