‘Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars’ Special Gets Premiere Date, Cool Voice Cast

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Disney Channel has finally announced the premiere date of the new Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars special. The show will premiere Saturday, July 26th, at 9:00 p.m. on Disney Channel (check your local listings). It will then be re-aired on Aug. 4th at 7:30 p.m. (again, check your local listings) on Disney X-D along with a preview of the upcoming Star Wars Rebels animated series as part of a new Star Wars programming block.

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“Animation Fascination” Episode 69: X-Men – Days of Animated Past

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The mutant brotherhood of Marc Vibbert, Stanford Clark, and Tom Fonss unite to talk all about the X-Men. They discuss their favorite animated incarnations of these astonishing mutants on television and film throughout the years.

So join them as they enroll at Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters, bub!

Also Discussed: the voice acting documentary I Know That Voice, what’s next for Star Wars, the new Guardians of the Galaxy trailer, and the Disney Blu-ray releases in August.

(Recorded on 05/19/14)

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‘Star Wars: Rebels’ Trailer Set to be Released on May the Fourth

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Star Wars fans rejoice! If you thought that this week couldn’t get any bigger for Star Wars news think again! This Sunday, May 4th will be the debut of the official trailer for Disney’s Star Wars: Rebels. Continue reading

“Animation Fascination” Episode 64: AF News – Week of March 2, 2014

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Site columnist Jessica Wersky joins Marc to catch up on and discuss all the latest animation news. This episode is full of Disney properties with a dash of DreamWorks and Reel FX.

News discussed this episode: Frozen joining the one billion dollars club at the box office as well as winning the Oscar for best animated feature and a possible ride we’d like to see built at Disney World/Disneyland. Star Wars Rebels character profiles, and a possible new Shrek film in the future.

(Recorded on 03/03/14)

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More New ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Characters Revealed

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The Star Wars Rebels team is busy–not only are they working hard on creating episodes of the new series, they are also making some cool promotional materials to share with all of us Star Wars fans! New this week are more Star Wars Rebels character profiles of the series’ main protagonists.

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Clone Wars Coming, Ending on Netflix: May the Stream be With You

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On March 7th, Star Wars fans will finally be able to get closure on Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series as Lucasfilm and ABC/Disney have announced that the last season–abbreviated as it is–will be coming to Netflix.

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Watch This: Meet Kanan the Cowboy Jedi from ‘Star Wars Rebels’

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Lucasfilm Animation has released a new video on the Star Wars YouTube channel introducing Kanan, a new character in the Star Wars Rebels animated series coming this summer to Disney Channel and later to Disney XD. Voiced by actor Freddie Prinze, Jr., Kanan’s character introduction gives us another glimpse into what’s in store with the new story lines being created for Star Wars Rebels.

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“Animation Fascination” Episode 61: AF News – Week of February 9th, 2014

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In this bricktastic episode Marc and Stanford discuss The LEGO Movie and share your input on the film as well. We also talk about ideas for the already in the works sequel to the film and how well it did at the box office this past weekend. In addition, Stanford interviews Floyd Norman in celebration of The Jungle Book coming to Blu-ray this week.

Also Discussed: Arthur Rankin Jr.’s passing, a recap of the Annie Awards winners, a live-action/CG Rescue Rangers film, Pixar’s Party Central preview, the trailer for Postman Pat, and the voice cast for Sausage Party.

(Recorded on 02/10/14)

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