April 16, 2016
SMF NEWSBREAK 4/16/16
ITEM! FILMATION'S TARZAN, LORD OF THE JUNGLE COMING TO DVD
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced that Filmation's Tarzan series will be coming to DVD for the first time with the complete first season. The set will be released on June 14th, 2016. No word yet on further seasons.
ITEM! UPDATE ON DC COMICS' HANNA-BARBERA LINE
Comics Beat has posted some further information on DC Comics' upcoming line of Hanna-Barbera properties reimagined for a new generation. Amongst the featured properties are The Flintstones, Johnny Quest, Space Ghost, Scooby-Doo and more.
ITEM! ANIMANIACS TO REUNITE ON TOUR
The stars of Animaniacs plan to reunite for a concert tour to perform many of the show's memorable songs backed by a full orchestra. A new focus has been placed on the show since it came to Netflix on April 1st.
ITEM! FRANK WELKER TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
If you've ever watched a cartoon or movie in your life, chances are you've probably heard the voice or vocal effects of Frank Welker. The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences has announced that Welker will be receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award during the 43rd Annual Daytime Creative Arts Emmy Awards.