Category Archives: ANIMATION ANECDOTES

The Firehouse Five Plus Two
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
August 26, 2017 posted by

The Firehouse Five Plus Two

Once upon a time, a group of Disney animators, writers and musicians who loved jazz and collected records were all of a sudden, the toast of the music world.

Animation Anecdotes #326
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August 25, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #326

“I wasn’t recognized on the street. But if I wanted to appear famous, I could just tell people I was Wilma Flintstone,” said voice actress Jean Vander Pyl.

Animation Anecdotes #323
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August 4, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #323

Did Miss X ever get a name? As part of the promotion for a 1944 cartoon, Walter Lantz offered a reward to name Pat Matthew’s sexy dancing girl.

Animation Anecdotes #322
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July 21, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #322

“Astro preceded Scooby Doo. I had to come up with what I call growl talk. Joe liked things starting with R’s for the dogs especially. Rello, Rorge! I ruv roo, Rorge.”

Animation Anecdotes #321
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July 7, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #321

Ralph Bakshi was working in 1989 on selling an animated series to NBC called Hound Town – about a group of dogs who observe the curious habits of humans.

Animation Anecdotes #320
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June 30, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #320

Jamie Mitchell, of Disney’s television version of The Little Mermaid said “I think it’s good that we’re addressing the girl audience because they’ve been underrepresented for such a long time.”