Butch Hartman is an icon at Nickelodeon. He created “The Fairly OddParents”, “Danny Phantom” and “T.U.F.F. Puppy”. His latest animated series for the network, “Bunsen Is a Beast”, premieres this week. He discusses the “Fairly Odd” show and movies, as well as bringing “Bunsen” to life, in this LCJ Q&A.
Pixar animators Coats and Hamou-Lhadj made a non-Pixar animated short on their nights and weekends. Now, they’re nominated for an Academy Award. In this LCJ Q&A, they discuss “Borrowed Time” and getting ready for Oscar Sunday.
Wax your boards and be ready to duck as the sequel to one of the best animated films of the past decade comes direct to dvd. Director Henry Yu talks about the fun and challenges in bringing together “Surf’s Up” and the WWE in “Surf’s up 2: WaveMania”.
The producers of Disney Junior’s new Mickey Mouse series discuss all aspects of the show, including working with real racer and guest star Danica Patrick and finding inspiration from Jay Leno’s Garage.
“Street Gang”, a groundbreaking documentary on the origin of the iconic TV show “Sesame Street”, is currently in production. In this exclusive interview, Jackson Murphy talks with the film’s executive producer Trevor Crafts and director Marilyn Agrelo.
In this exclusive interview, the man behind the magical music of “La La Land, Composer Justin Hurwitz, talks about this latest collaboration with former college roommate, director Damien Chazelle, his inspirations for the songs in the film, and his personal all-time favorite movie.
Two of the key players behind “Albert”, Nickelodeon’s first-ever made-for-TV animated movie – Chris Viscardi, SVP of Content Development and David Steinberg, SVP of Production – talk with Jackson about their landmark Holiday special, starring a little Christmas tree with a big dream.
Kelly Fremon Craig is the writer and director of the coming-of-age comedy “The Edge of Seventeen”, which is Nominated for 3 Critics Choice Awards, including Best Comedy. Craig discusses how she’s feeling heading into the awards, working with star Hailee Steinfeld, producer James L. Brooks, a memorable experience with co-star Woody Harrelson and…tater tots.