Tag Archives: The Flintstones

Animation Anecdotes #319
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 23, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #319

Actress Liz Taylor supplied the voice for Maggie Simpson’s first word in The Simpsons episode “Lisa’s First Word” in December 1992.

Animation Anecdotes #318
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 16, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #318

Jean Vander Pyl remembers The Flinstones audition.” Joe asked, ‘Who wants to be Wilma and who wants to be Betty?’ it was so informal in those days.”

Animation Anecdotes #316
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
June 2, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #316

“In most cases (the animals used as devices) were from the animated show. We worked with Hanna-Barbera and they had a great visual library of all the original creatures on the series.”

Animation Anecdotes #303
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
March 3, 2017 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #303

Animator Dave Spafford created three versions of Woody Woodpecker – one for each nominee – to announce the winner of the 1991 Academy Award for Best Cartoon Short.

Animation Anecdotes #288
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
November 11, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #288

“The ‘Tracy’ cartoons portray Joe Jitsu and Go Go Gomez as good, clean cops who don’t take bribes and consistently bring criminals to justice. C’mon, guys, these are only old cartoons. Sit back and enjoy them.”

Animation Anecdotes #270
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
July 8, 2016 posted by Jim Korkis

Animation Anecdotes #270

RKO’s publicity department put eleven little people in Pinocchio costumes. Affected by alcohol, they started to remove their itchy outfits until they were all completely naked, belching, peeing and shouting obscenities at the crowd below.