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Wild and Woody
WALTER LANTZ ARCHIVE
April 15, 2017 posted by Tom Klein

Wild and Woody

Long before ‘infinity and beyond’, there was an original Sheriff Woody and a rival named Buzz.

Animation Anecdotes #309
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 14, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #309

Bill Clinton told Time Magazine in 1993, “I’m a lot like Baby Huey. I’m fat. I’m ugly. But if you push me down, I keep coming back. I just keep coming back.”

Terrytoons – The Viacom Years
Christopher P. Lehman
April 8, 2017 posted by Christopher P. Lehman

Terrytoons – The Viacom Years

CBS had allowed 20th Century-Fox to distribute Terrytoons’ new cartoons to theaters, but Viacom dealt strictly with television syndication. Then Viacom acquired the studio.

Animation Anecdotes #308
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 7, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #308

“His almost limitless ability to understand the essence of a character and to invest himself into its being is what made him so consummate an artist,” said Chuck Jones of Mel Blanc.