NEWS & HEADLINES (All)
|"Astro Boy" is Back on Track|
January 29th, 2009
The film adaptation of "Astro Boy," the iconic 1960s Japanese cartoon about a robot boy and his scientist "father," is back on track after Imagi Entertainment temporarily suspended production.
|No More "Astro Boy" or "Gatchaman"?|
January 26th, 2009
The leaders of The Animation Guild (TAG), Steve Hulett and Kevin Koch, have updated their blog with news that Imagi is going through some major financial difficulties that could threaten such films as "Astro Boy" and "Gatchaman.
|"Astro Boy" Trailer|
November 20th, 2008
As promised, the teaser trailer for the upcoming "Astro Boy" movie has now appeared online, featuring a quick introduction of the title character.
|"Astro Boy" Voice Cast Revealed|
June 17th, 2008
Summit Entertainment and Imagi Studios have revealed the voice cast for the upcoming "Astro Boy" movie, which is slated for worldwide theatrical release in 2009.
|"AstroBoy" Will Have an American Accent|
June 16th, 2008
British actor Freddie Highmore told SCI FI Wire that he will be using an American accent when he voices the title character in the upcoming animated "AstroBoy" movie, based on the Japanese manga.
|Freddie Highmore to Voice "AstroBoy"|
February 29th, 2008
Imagi Studios has announced that Freddie Highmore (The Spiderwick Chronicles) has been signed for the title role in the CG-animated motion picture "AstroBoy," to be directed by David Bowers (Flushed Away).
|"AstroBoy" Concept Art|
November 12th, 2007
FirstShowing got the chance to speak to director Colin Brady about his upcoming film based on a cult Japanese manga and a TV anime series.