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Daria, Beavis & Butt-Head Returning to TV as VH1 Classic Becomes MTV Classic Still want your MTV? You just have to hold out until August 1 when the channel rebrands and replays ... Continue Reading →

‘Nerdland’ Red-Band Trailer Arrives

The Paul Rudd and Patton Oswalt-starring adult animated comedy Nerdland is one of the must-see projects of the upcoming Tribeca Film Festival (April 13-24). In case you weren’t convinced ... Continue Reading →

Paley Center Special to Countdown Top Animated Characters

A two-hour special honoring 40 of the most iconic, beloved and groundbreaking stars of animation is set to air Dec. 7 as TV’s Funniest Animated Stars: A Paley Center For Media ... Continue Reading →
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Ryan Quincy Talks Artist-Driven Disney XD Spots

What do animators The Brothers McLeod, artist Buff Monster, street artist Tristan Eaton, and animators Joel Trussell and Ryan Quincy have in common? All of them have been tapped to ... Continue Reading →

Dustys Add SVA Alumni Awards

The School of Visual Arts will present at the 25th annual Dusty Film and Animation Festival the inaugural Dusty Alumni Awards to animation director Yvette Kaplan (Ice Age, King of the ... Continue Reading →

The Inspired Madness of ‘Rick and Morty’

Rick and Morty, Justin Roiland and Dan Harmon’s ... Continue Reading →

Spike & Mike Launches 20th Anniversary Kickstarter

The animated anthology festival Spike & Mike has launched a 20th Anniversary edition Kickstarter campaign to raise $15,000. The show will feature all-time favorite “Sick and Twisted” ... Continue Reading →

Spike & Mike Fest Turns 30

Iconic indie toon fest Spike & Mike’s Festival of Animation will be holding a 30th Anniversary Celebration this year which will feature the most popular and award-winning short ... Continue Reading →

DVD Find of the Week: ‘The Goode Family’

You’ll be able to check out Mike Judge’s short-lived primetime animated series The Goode Family on DVD this week. Shout! Factory’s cool new release features all 13 episodes of ... Continue Reading →

Yvette Kaplan Looks Back at ‘Beavis and Butt-Head’

Over the weekend I had the opportunity to come face to face one of the many, many people I knew only over the telephone, having conducted interviews with them from afar. In this case ... Continue Reading →