March 12, 2018
Throughout the years, The Muppets universe has given birth to numerous offspring. One of the most imaginative and popular was "Jim Henson's Muppet Babies", which aired from 1984-'91. Well, the kids are back! The new "Muppet Babies" animated series debuts on Disney Channel on March 23. Veteran animator/producer Tom Warburton ("Codename: Kids Next Door") is the reboot's executive producer.
March 5, 2018
LCJ joins JT the Brick and Tomm Looney once again for the annual Oscars Predictions Edition of 'Pop Looney'.
February 25, 2018
Veteran entertainment reporter and current co-host of People TV's daily, live online pop culture show "PEOPLE NOW" Jeremy Parsons joins LCJ to talk Awards Season, his wildly busy career and this week's Oscars.
February 13, 2018
It's impossible to separate Nick Park from his most two most famous creations - Wallace & Gromit. But fans worldwide know the iconic Park is also responsible, as animator, writer, producer and/or director for such classics as "Chicken Run", "Creature Comforts" and "Shaun the Sheep". The 4-time Oscar-winner got back in the director's chair after nearly 10 years for Aardman's latest stop-motion adventure - "Early Man".
February 7, 2018
In an outstanding year for animated shorts, "Negative Space" has emerged as one of the best. Both an Oscar and Annie nominee, the film tells the story of a son's special relationship with his father, developed through a unique passion.
February 4, 2018
He's one of the most iconic cartoon characters of all-time. Finally, Woody Woodpecker is getting the feature film treatment. Universal's live-action/animated "Woody Woodpecker" hits Netflix and Direct-to-DVD on Tues. 2/6. Veteran director Alex Zamm had the pleasure and responsibility of giving Walter Lantz's hyperactive bird his CGI wings.
January 24, 2018
Jackson returns to Fox Sports Radio's 'JT The Brick Show w/Tomm Looney' to talk snubs and surprises from today's Oscar Nominations, and breakdown the key races.
December 12, 2017
2017 has been a breakthrough year for actor/comedian Kumail Nanjiani. After five seasons on HBO's "Silicon Valley", Nanjiani has landed his first Critic Choice nomination for Best Actor in a Comedy Series. On top of that, the 39 year-old has picked-up two more CCA nominations, as well as Independet Spirit nom., for his first feature film, "The Big Sick" which he co-wrote with wife Emily.
On this episode of the LCJ Q&A Podcast, Nanjiani talks about all this Awards Season recognition, what his next script with Emily will look like and why he hasn't used a drive-thru window in over 3 years.