'Dramacon' Creator Gets Animation Deal
'My Life Me'
Published: 06/04/2008, Last Updated: 06/05/2008 01:35am
My Life Me, a new animated series created by Svetlana Chmakova of Tokyopop’s Dramacon and animation vets JC Little and Cindy Filipenko, is going into production for an eventual fall 2009 release. Fifty-two 11-minute episodes are slated, along with 26 original shorts for mobile and VoD platforms. The target audience is kids 8-12.
The show will be produced using digital animation, and will use manga aesthetics, including black and white comic panels that drop behind the characters to express their suppressed feelings on screen. A planned Website will also use manga elements, including the ability for users to create their own manga using how-to-draw tutorials or actual elements from the series.
The comedy storyline concerns four lead characters trying to make sense of tween life.
Merchandise, including publishing, accessories, gifts, stationery, and apparel are planned.
TV-Loonland and CarpeDiem Film & TV are producing, backed by Canadian broadcaster Teletoon
|The Aftermath of Pro Tour 'Born of the Gods' and Other Events|
|Confessions of a Comic Book Guy--A Good Comic Is a Good Comic|
|Rolling for Initiative--No Virginia, There Is No 'Adventure Time' Promo Card|
|DVD Round-Up: 'Catching Fire,' '12 Years a Slave,' 'Venture Bros.,' & 'Mr. Peabody'|
|Confessions of a Comic Book Guy--Comics First|
|Travis Severance of Millennium Games and Hobbies on 'HeroClix Organized Play'|
|Andy Battaglia of Comics Etc. on 'HeroClix Organized Play'|
|Dave Salisbury of Fan Boy Three on Games Workshop's ' White Dwarf'|
|Joe Krolik of Comics America on Comic Book Variants|
|Jay Bardyla of Happy Harbor Comics on Marvel's Variants|
|First 'Sin City: A Dame to Kill For' Trailer
Jessica Alba--All Grown Up--AgainJessica Alba's bump-and-grind sets tone for Sin City 2.