Archive for February, 2007
Hey gang, Butch Hartman here -
Well, last night in beautiful Glendale, California a magical ceremony occured. It’s called the “Annie Awards” and it’s sort of the Academy Awards of the animation industry. The exciting news is that both of the shows I exec produce - The Fairly Oddparents and Danny Phantom - were nominated for awards! A super-talented artist friend of mine named Ben Balistreri was nominated for both character designs AND storyboarding for Danny Phantom and another awesomely talented artist pal named Shaunt Niggogosian was nominated for storyboarding for Danny Phantom, too. Unfortunately neither one of these incredible gentlemen won the Annie (Avatar and JUniper Lee beat them out) but I wanted to at least acknowledge their incredible accomplishments on Danny Phantom in a public forum. Without awesome artists like these two guys, great shows like Danny would never get made in the first place.
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Hey gang! Butch hartman here, the creator of The Fairly Oddparents and Danny Phantom. Just wanted to take a moment and welcome you all to the very first ever Fairly Oddparents Blog! The Fairly Odd Blog! Yes, I have officially entered the 21st century. Scary, huh? I’m thrilled to announce that Nickelodeon has picked up Fairly Oddparents for an additional 20 half hours! That’s right, more awesome episodes featuring everyone’s favorite fairies, Cosmo and Wanda, plus their godchild Timmy Turner. We here in the FOP production offices are all thrilled to dive back into the town of Dimmsdale and to start coming up with more awesome stories. And none of this would have happened without all of you, the FOP fans out there, who have continued to make FOP a huge ratings smash year after year.Thanks!!
So tune in right here to the Fairly Odd Blog for all the latest FOP [Read more…]