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The Angry Birds movie received a major boost when it was announced that Jon Vitti was hired to write the screenplay for the upcoming animated feature film based on the popular video game. Vitti is an animated industry veteran...
Writer Don Payne passed away on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at his home in Los Angeles, CA, at the age of 48. The cause was sarcoma, according to fellow writer John Frink, who worked with Payne as a scriptwriter...
Sam Simon, who co-created The Simpsons with Matt Groening and James L. Brooks, revealed that he has been diagnosed with colon cancer, and is undergoing chemotherapy treatments for the disease. Simon revealed that the cancer has already spread to...
In Episode #3 of Toon News, Chad discusses the upcoming Disney animated feature, Frozen, Seth MacFarlane's appearance on next year's season premiere of The Simpsons, IDW's recently announced title, John K Presents: Spumco Comic Book and the latest news surrounding the Dexter's...
The Hollywood Reporter has listed the 10 animated short films eligible for nomination in this year's Best Animated Short Film category: “Adam and Dog," Minkyu Lee, director (Lodge Films) "Combustible," Katsuhiro Otomo, director (Sunrise Inc.) "Dripped," Leo Verrier, director (ChezEddy) "The Eagleman Stag,"...
The Simpsons producer Al Jean is spearheading a campaign to compel the Television Academy of Arts & Sciences to reconsider the way it categorizes eligibility for the Emmys. The trigger for Jean's protest is the fact that NBC's live-action...
Ah, what a powerful thing peer pressure can be. This is especially true when it comes to The Simpsons. If you want to be part of the "cool" crowd, will say that there are literally no good...
Welcome to the very first "Best. Episode. Ever!" feature at the Toonzone blog! Rather than offering the usual ranked list, for this feature our goal was very simple: get a bunch of the Toonzone staff together and let them...
Matt Groening, creator of The Simpsons, stated at a TV industry event at Cannes that, "someday there might be a sequel" to The Simpsons Movie, "but not yet." At a press conference later, executive producer Al Jean stated that...
Actor Nancy Cartwright, who provides the voice for Bart Simpson, has interviewed with David Silverman about his work on The Simpsons in her latest column for AWN. Among other topics, Silverman discusses his "lucky break" into animation, how he...
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