Category: Voice Acting
Two-time Grammy Award-nominated composer Jon Brion has signed to create the original score for LAIKA and Focus Features’ animated comedy thriller ParaNorman, currently in production at LAIKA’s Oregon studios for nationwide release by Focus on Friday, August 17th, 2012.
Sean Astin (Lord of the Rings) joins the cast of Nickelodeon's all-new CG-animated Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles as Raphael, one of four teenage brothers dedicated to a life battling evil denizens.
Walt Disney Animation Studios has released new word on its videogame-themed animated feature REBOOT RALPH, renaming it WRECK-IT RALPH.
“Thufferin thuccotash!” Sylvester the Cat, Tweety Bird, Daffy Duck, Elmer Fudd, Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner will all return to theaters in three original Looney Tunes 3D theatrical cartoon shorts produced by Warner Bros. Animation and directed by Matthew O’Callaghan (Coyote Falls).
Les Armateurs and StudioCanal have lined up the voice cast for their feature ERNEST AND CELESTINE, reports Variety. Lambert Wilson (THE MATRIX RELOADED) will lend his voice to Ernest, a bear who wants to be an artist. He strikes up a friendship with the energetic old mouse Celestine, who will be voiced by Belgian stage actress Anne-Marie Loop. Additionally, Dominique Collignon (A CHRISTMAS CAROL) will play a dentist.
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Entertainment Weekly dubbed him a “Geek God.” TV Guide seems to document his every move. Firefly/Serenity fans follow him in any direction he goes.
Aniplex of America Inc. announced today that “American Idol” Season 6 finalist Blake Lewis has been cast in the company's English language production of the highly popular anime series, Durarara!!
Ricky Gervais will his voice to a robot spy dog in SPY KIDS: ALL THE TIME IN THE WORLD, reports ComingSoon.net.
Hugh Grant will voice the lead role alongside an all-star cast in The Pirates! Band of Misfits, the new stop-motion, 3D, animated film produced by Aardman Animations for Sony Pictures Animation.
“Rowdy” Roddy Piper ruled the wrestling ring for the better part of four decades, crafting a Hall of Fame career that brought cheers – and huzzahs – from fans across the globe.
The Hollywood Reporter writes that Fox and Blue Sky have lined up new voices for ICE AGE: CONTINENTAL DRIFT.
Activision Publishing, Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) and Treyarch revealed today that famed horror and action stars Robert Englund, Sarah Michelle Gellar, Michael Rooker and Danny Trejo have joined the cast of Call of Duty: Black Ops Escalation's zombie level, Call of the Dead.
Bob Bergen, one of Animation’s most beloved and working actors, is reunited with his friend Porky Pig in an all-new series, The Looney Tunes Show, premiering Tuesday, May 3, at 8 p.m. (ET, PT) on Cartoon Network.
Michael Clarke Duncan (THE GREEN MILE) is wrapping up discussions to lend his voice to Kilowog in GREEN LANTERN, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
Musician/actor Tom Waits and director Terry Gilliam are the singular names to join the voice cast of The Monster of Nix, the latest film by Dutch artist/filmmaker Rosto.
Marvel's Head of Television Jeph Loeb announced casting for two of the company's much anticipated anime series, IRON MAN and WOLVERINE, at its WonderCon panel today in San Francisco to the delight of fans in attendance.
Ryan Reynolds is about to sign on to provide the lead voice in DreamWorks Animation's TURBO, reports Variety. The story follows a garden snail that gets turbo speed, which fulfills his dream of becoming the world's fastest snail.
David Soren (MERRY MADAGASCAR) is set to direct. He co-wrote the script with Darren Lemke (SHREK FOREVER AFTER). Lisa Stewart (MONSTERS VS. ALIENS) is the producer.
DreamWorks has set June 7, 2013 for the film's release.
EW reports that Leonard Nimoy will provide the voice to Sentinel Prime in TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON.
Geoffrey Rush has been hired to provide his voice to Tomar-Re in GREEN LANTERN, reports Hero Complex.