Boomerang

Boomerang Streams into Year 2 with New Series, Spanish Launch & More

As Turner’s premium SVOD toon service Boomerang embarks on its second year, subscribers are in store for a slate of new series for kids, families and animation fans, renewed original ... Continue Reading →
Scott Fellows

‘The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle’: Modern Moose and Squirrel Madness

***This article was written for the June/July 2018 issue of Animation Magazine , No. 281*** Everything old is new again, and “Moose and Squirrel” are back in a big way this year. ... Continue Reading →
Roger Ramjet

‘Roger Ramjet’ Creator Fred Crippen Dies Age 90

Fred Crippen, the prolific animator, writer, producer, director and founder of Pantomime Pictures who created the famous 1960s series Roger Ramjet, passed away March 22 at the age of ... Continue Reading →
Supernatural / Scooby-Doo

Trailer: The Winchesters Meet Mystery Inc. in ‘Scoobynatural’

Fans of Supernatural and the Saturday morning cartoon hijinks of Scooby-Doo are in for a treat on Thursday, March 29 when The CW debuts a very special crossover episode, which sees ... Continue Reading →
Catlantis

Kids’ Book ‘Catlantis’ Finds Purr-fect Toon Partner in Frederator

Frederator Studios, a WOW! Unlimited Media company, has gotten its paws on the rights to develop and pitch an animated series based on the hits children’s book Catlantis, by Russian ... Continue Reading →
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

‘Cloudy,’ ‘Pup Named Scooby-Doo’ Join Boomerang Lineup This Month

Turner’s animation-centric streaming service Boomerang is ringing in the new year with two series offering additions for January. Available now are every episode of Hanna-Barbera’s ... Continue Reading →
Heather North

Heather North, voice of ‘Scooby-Doo’s’ Daphne, Dies at 71

Heather North, best known as the longtime voice of Daphne Blake on Hanna-Barbera’s Scooby-Doo series, passed away on Nov. 30 at her home in Studio City after a long illness, per ... Continue Reading →
Bob Givens

Bugs Bunny Designer Bob Givens Dies at 99

Robert “Bob” Givens, an animator whose long and celebrated career brought him through the gamut of 20th century animation milestones from Walt Disney’s Snow White, to the first ... Continue Reading →
Turner-150

Turner Japan Brings Three Brands to DTV Channel

Turner Japan will launch three new channels on DTV Channel, the streaming service from NTT DOCOMO this January. This marks the first time that the Boomerang brand is available in Japan. ... Continue Reading →
WIA-150

Women in Animation Awards Two Phyllis Craig Scholarships

Women in Animation announces that, for the first time, it has selected two recipients for the Phyllis Craig Scholarship: Heather Forlong and Esther Tejano. The annual award for student ... Continue Reading →