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Animation Anecdotes #334
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
October 20, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #334

President Bill Clinton entertained animator Chuck Jones in the Oval Office in February 1993. Clinton confided, “I often feel like Wile E. Coyote trying to achieve the impossible.”

Animation Anecdotes #310
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
April 21, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #310

Chuck Jones told the Union newsletter in 1976: “I suppose you could call it retroactive plagiarism, because we stole Izzie Klein’s idea of a little boy ghost ten years before he created Casper.”

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

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.

Animation Anecdotes #306
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 24, 2017 posted by

Animation Anecdotes #306

Author and historian Leonard Maltin recalls, “Like most kids, I would scribble in my books – but where it would say ‘The End’, I would take a crayon and write ‘A Walt Disney Production’.”