What would Shrek be without his Scottish accent? Can you even imagine it? But not only was the character of Shrek NOT Scottish in William Stieg’s original books, (in fact, his name comes from Yiddish) but Mike Meyers very nearly never got the chance to play Shrek.
Category: Voice Acting
Voice Over artist, producer and director MJ Lallo leads a three-hour Intro to Voice Over class on January 22, 2013.
Oscar-winning writer and creator of HBO’s “The Newsroom” to guest voice an episode of “The Simpsons.”
DreamWorks Animation gives a sneak peek at its accelerated 2013 slate with new distribution partner Fox, including a new “Rocky & Bullwinkle” short to be voiced by June Foray.
An all-star reading of the classic Charles Dickens holiday tale, “A Christmas Carol,” in support of Hurricane Sandy relief efforts, takes place on Sunday, December 9, at the Jon Lovitz Comedy Club in Universal City, California.
Last month, the whole team at Resnick Interactive did some Motion Capture (MOCAP) testing for a video game we’ll be working with in the near future.
An all-star cast of Katherine Heigl, Will Arnett, Brendan Fraser, Stephen Lang, Sarah Gadon, and comedian Jeff Dunham have signed on to lend their voices for the animated comedy feature “The Nut Job,” directed by Peter Lepeniotis for ToonBox Entertainment and Redrover Co., Ltd.
John Goodman lends his voice as Santa Claus in half-hour special; companion DVD, CD and e-book to be released in November.
Emmy-nominated animated children’s series “Sid the Science Kid,” will premiere four new episodes in November, including “Sid’s Pet Project” featuring Emmy award-winning actress America Ferrera as the voice of marine biologist Dr. Rosalinda Cordova.
Emmy-winning writer Jeffrey Scott’s acclaimed book, How To Write For Animation, has just been released for the Kindle and other eBook formats
Too big to fit into one blog entry: Joe Strike's report on the NY Comic Con continues with coverage of Adult Swim's Venture Bros. and Robot Chicken panels.
Marvel Animation offers a first look at the original animated feature, “Marvel's Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United.”
Jamie Lee Curtis, Bruce Dern, Christina Hendricks, Aubrey Plaza, Anton Yelchin and Beau Bridges among those to voice the English-language release of Studio Ghibli's “From Up On Poppy Hill.”
With only two weeks until the 3D stop-motion animated feature hits theaters, Disney releases a new featurette chock-full of commentary.
An attic autocrat meets his downfall at the hands of a band of freedom-fighting toys in Czech animator Jiri Barta's imaginative stop-motion fable.
Nickelodeon announces an all-day marathon of “SpongeBob SquarePants” leading up to the premiere “License to Milkshake” featuring guest voice Michael McKean.
Emmy-winning puppeteer Jerry Nelson, best known for playing the famous Count von Count on “Sesame Street,” passed away on Thursday, August 23.
Warner Home Video announces bi-coastal premieres of “Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1” at The Paley Center for Media in New York, Los Angeles.
Sony Pictures Animation has reassembled the all-star, comedy voice cast of the animated hit “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” for “Cloudy 2: Revenge of the Leftovers.”
Applied Art Productions, a Hollywood based independent film and distribution company, has obtained rights to a new 3D animation film, “Delhi Safari.”