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Animated TV: Most Popular Articles

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50 Best Cartoon Characters of All Time
The top 50 cartoon characters of all time. Do you agree? See pictures and descriptions with the list of cartoon characters.
Meet the Voices Behind the Characters on...
Find out which actor does the voice of your favorite characters on Family Guy.
"The Legend of Korra": What Happens to Aang...
In The Legend of Korra, Korra is the new Avatar. But what happened to Aang?
Are These the 10 Best 'South Park' Episodes Ever?
South Park has cranked out some very funny episodes in its nearly twenty years on Comedy Central, ranging
The 20 Most Iconic Episodes of 'The Simpsons'
What does iconic mean? These are the 20 episodes that fans of 'The Simpsons' love to quote and watch in re-runs.
Meet the Voices Behind "SpongeBob SquarePants"
A list of who does what character's voice for the cast of SpongeBob SquarePants.
Are These the 10 Best 'Family Guy' Episodes Ever?
Top 10 list of the best Family Guy episodes, ever, including the episode when we meet the giant chicken.
'Futurama' Characters
A list of Futurama characters with brief bios and pictures of each. Learn more about Fry, Bender, Leela and the others at Planet Express.
Pictures of The Simpsons characters from Springfield, including Krusty the Clown, Chief Wiggum, Moe, Apu, Barney and more.
Meet Peter Griffin and the Other Hilarious...
Meet Peter Griffin, the patriarch on 'Family Guy,' his family members, and one hilarious (and creepy) neighbor.
Meet the Voice Actors Behind Your Favorite...
Who does the voice of what character on The Simpsons? Here's a cast list, along with which characters each actor and actress do.
'American Dad' Cast
The American Dad cast includes a variety of talent, from newcomers to veteran. Find out who does what voice in the cast of American Dad.
'Ben 10'
Guide to Ben 10, the superhero cartoon on Cartoon Network, including reviews and characters.
The 10 Best "SpongeBob SquarePants" Episodes
List of top 10 episodes of SpongeBob SquarePants, including Sailor Mouth.
Find out where to watch cartoons for free online.
Find out where to watch South Park, The Simpsons, Adult Swim shows and classic cartoons at these legal and official websites.
Who Provides the Voices for the Characters of...
Breakdown of South Park voices to explain who does what voice for South Park characters, including Matt Stone and Trey Parker.
"Simpsons" Characters: Your Guide to Those...
Trivia and pictures of The Simpsons characters, including Homer Simpson, Bart Simpson and other favorite characters.
'King of the Hill' Cast
A cast list with pictures and bios for the voices on King of the Hill.
Family Guy Trivia Quiz
A trivia quiz about Family Guy, including questions about the family, guest stars and episodes.
'The Simpsons'
Guide to The Simpsons with history of the long-running cartoon, characters, trivia and movie info.
'Family Guy' Profile
A show guide to Family Guy, including a synopsis, character descriptions and more information about Seth MacFarlane.
'Futurama' Cast
Who does what voice on Futurama? Read this cast list to find out who gives voice to Fry, Leela, Bender and the other characters.
Cel Animation: How Cartoons Are Created
An overview of using cel animation to create a cartoon, including a description of each step of the cel animation process and definitions of animation terms.
'SpongeBob SquarePants'
Who lives in a pineapple under the sea? If you don't know, read this short profile on the SpongeBob SquarePants cartoon.
Good Morning, USA! Meet the Main Characters of...
Meet the 'American Dad' characters, who range from conservative Republican to tree-hugging liberal Democrat.
'The Legend of Korra'
Guide to The Legend of Korra, which takes place 70 years after Avatar: The Last Airbender.
Meet the 10 Sexiest Cartoon Characters on TV
A top ten list of the sexiest and hottest adult cartoon characters on TV, including some surprises from King of the Hill and The Simpsons.
11 'SpongeBob SquarePants' Characters We Love
A list of SpongeBob SquarePants characters, including SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Plankton and more.
Futurama Trivia Quiz - A Trivia Quiz for Fans...
Take a trivia quiz to test your knowledge about past episodes of Futurama.
Meet the Belchers from 'Bob's Burgers.'
Character list and descriptions from Bob's Burgers, including brief bios for Bob, Linda, Tina, Gene and Louise.
6 Movies from Matt Stone and Trey Parker You...
Review the film career of Matt Stone and Trey Parker, including the raunchy movies you might have missed.
'Penguins of Madagascar' Voices
A comparison of the voices from the Madagascar movies and the Madagascar cartoon titled Penguins of Madagascar. Who's who?
How old is Homer/Marge/Bart/Lisa/Maggie Simpson?
How old is Homer/Marge/Bart/Lisa/Maggie Simpson?
Profile of Homer Simpson, his business...
Homer Simpson quotes and trivia, including weight, age, and some of his best quotes.
'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' Characters
A list characters and their bios for Star Wars The Clone Wars, including Ahsoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker, Asajj Ventress and more.
See a list of Homer Simpson's favorite foods,...
A list of Homer Simpson's favorite foods based on the number of times Homer Simpson has said Mmmm or referenced a food on The Simpsons.
Cartoon Vampires
A list of the best cartoon vampires on TV. Find out who the top cartoon vampire is, fangs down.
Download Cartoon Theme Songs and Sounds
Looking to add some background music to your desktop? Try these lists of places to download MP3s or other sounds or songs from your favorite cartoon, like The Simpsons and Family Guy.
6 of TV's Sexiest Cartoon Characters
A picture gallery of some of primetime TV's sexiest cartoon characters.
Don't miss these TV cartoons that came and went...
These hilarious and cuttin-edge TV cartoons didn't jump the shark, but they were cancelled anyway.
'South Park' Characters
Profiles for the main characters of South Park, including Cartman, Kyle, Stan, Kenny, their parents and folks from their school.
Top 10 Reasons I'll Miss 'King of the Hill'
King of the Hill is underrated and under-appreciated. Here are ten reasons I will miss King of the Hill.
'South Park'
A brief guide to South Park, the wonderfully obscene animated comedy series airing on Comedy Central.
Discover Disney XD's "Show Me the Shark!" event...
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How do I write to 'The Simpsons' or Matt...
How do I write to The Simpsons or Matt Groening?
Dr. Seuss's 5 Most Memorable Characters
Meet my top 5 favorite Dr. Seuss characters from TV cartoon specials.
Meet the Flintstones
A picture of The Flintstones characters in Fred Flintstone's car.
'American Dad'
A complete guide to American Dad. Includes episode guides, pictures and DVD reviews.
'The Simpsons' Pictures
The Simpsons season 16 pictures, including guest stars Fantasia, Tom Brady, Michelle Kwan, Ray Romano and Tom Brady.
Who did Emmy voters nominate in animated TV for...
Breakdown of 2014 Emmy nominations for animated categories, including voice-over performance, along with my predictions for winners.
'The Cleveland Show' Cast List
A complete cast list for The Cleveland Show, including where you've seen or heard the actors before.
How/When did "The Simpsons" begin?
: How/When did "The Simpsons" begin? : It began as a series of "bumpers" or shorts for "The Tracey Ullman
'The Simpsons' Movie Parodies
A list of some of the funniest parodies of movies on The Simpsons, including Star Wars and Harry Potter.
'Regular Show'
Guide and review for Regular Show on Cartoon Network, starring Rigby and Mordecai.
'Looney Tunes' Pictures
Pictures of Looney Tunes characters, including Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Yosemite Sam.
Pilot Episode
What does pilot episode mean for TV shows?
A guide and review of Brickleberry, the Comedy Central cartoon co-created by Daniel Tosh.
'King of the Hill'
King of the Hill is one of the longest running animated comedies on primetime TV. Here is a guide to King of the Hill, the characters, the creator and the premise.
'Adventure Time'
A revised review of 'Adventure Time,' to include more positive comments than my original, less-than-glowing, review.
See 10 Cartoons Perfect for Binge-Watching
A list of the best cartoons to watch on a binge. Start with episode one and work your way through the series to the end.
'Family Guy' Presents Stewie Griffin: The...
Family Guy stumbles into movie length in this story about the youngest Griffin on a quest to find his real father in Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story on DVD.
'SpongeBob SquarePants' Pictures
SpongeBob SquarePants pictures of SpongeBob, Patrick, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, Gary, Sandy and more.
Captain McCallister
Picture of Captain McCallister, the sea captain, from The Simpsons.
'Brickleberry' Characters
Learn more about the characters of Brickleberry, along with who does what voice.
'The Flintstones'
Guide to The Flintstones, the classic cartoon starring Fred, Wilma and Pebbles, including a history of the primetime cartoon.
Mike Judge
Profile of Mike Judge, including his career in animation with King of the Hill and Beavis and Butt-head.
'Looney Tunes' Characters
Looney Tunes Characters chase each other. Page 2.
Matt Groening's Favorite Simpsons Episodes
Matt Groening chose his favorite episodes of The Simpsons in an issue of Entertainment Weekly to celebrate the cartoon's 10th anniversary.
Huey Freeman
Learn details about Huey, Riley, Granddad, Uncle Ruckus and other characters from The Boondocks on Adult Swim.
'South Park' Awards
A list of awards for South Park, including Emmy, Oscar and Golden Globe. Page 2.
Complete guide to Futurama, with pictures, episode guides, interviews and more.
'DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk' Pictures
Pictures from the cartoon DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk, including the kids, the dragons and the new characters for the series on Cartoon Network.
Top 10 'Daria' Episodes
Top ten episodes of Daria, chosen by fans, including episode recaps.
Sideshow Bob
Sideshow Bob picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 5.
Are your favorite TV shows returning to FOX?...
FOX unveils 2014-2015 season, even though Kevin Reilly previously declared pilot season was dead.
'The Legend of Korra' Book One: Air
A guide to first season (Book One: Air) of The Legend of Korra with episode titles, recaps and original air dates.
Top 10 Craziest Villains in 'Avatar: The Last...
'Avatar: The Last Airbender' featured several villains over three seasons. Let's count them down in my list of the top 10 craziest villains in 'Avatar: The Last Airbender.'
What did Kenny say? Read this 'South Park'...
Learn more about Kenny McCormick, the kid who mumbles in his hood on South Park, including a list of best episodes.
How much does Maggie Simpson cost in the...
How much does Maggie Simpson cost in the opening titles?
Best Cartoons of the 1980s
List of the best cartoons from the 1980s, including Spider Man and His Amazing Friends and the Smurfs.
'The Amazing World of Gumball'
A list of main characters from The Amazing World of Gumball on Cartoon Network.
Meet the Powerpuff Girls and the city of...
See a guide to the Powerpuff Girls. Learn more about Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, their history and more about the cartoon.
Carl's picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 22.
'The Simpsons' Awards
A list of awards for The Simpsons for Outstanding Animated Program, Voice-over Performance and more.
Barney Gumble
Barney Gumble picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 9.
"Mayored to the Mob"
A detailed episode guide for The Simpsons episode Mayored to the Mob, guest starring Mark Hamill.
American Dad Episode Guide - Season 2
A complete episode guide for American Dad season 2, including titles and descriptions for episodes such as Camp Refoogee and I Can't Stan You for the 2006-2007 season.
Cartoon Games
I've done all the leg work for you. Whether it's The Simpsons, South Park or Adult Swim shows, find a fun cartoon game to play online.
ThunderCats returns to TV on Cartoon Network. Learn more about the new take on the characters and the story of ThunderCats.
Meet the cast members of 'Star Wars: The Clone...
Pictures and brief bios of the cast members who provide the voices for the characters of The Clone Wars.
How does Aaron McGruder feel about the 'n' word?
Aaron McGruder's The Boondocks started life as a comic strip. He talks about what it takes to bring his edgy humor to a cartoon series on Adult Swim.
Get to know Sanjay and Craig, a goofy boy and...
Nickelodeon's 'Sanjay and Craig' return for a second season. This year the boy and snake team will meet Snoop Dogg and have a Halloween special.
Animation 101: Tips and Techniques for Beginners
An overview of the cel animation technique, with vocabulary and definitions.
'American Dad' Episode Guide - Season 4
Episode guide for American Dad season 4, including titles, recaps and air dates for 2008 - 2009.
Are your favorite cartoons returning to Adult...
Find out if your favorite cartoon is returning to Adult Swim. Plus, a few new cartoons from well-known creators will be added to the 2014-2015 TV season.
Complete guide to 'Archer,' cartoon on FX.
A guide to Archer, the FX cartoon series, including episode guide, characters and interviews.
Get a first look at the dragons from 'How to...
Go behind-the-scenes of 'How to Train Your Dragon 2' to explore the new dragons and the new characters.
Quitting Time
Picture of quitting time for Fred Flintstone on The Flintstones. Page 3.
Ralph Wiggum
Ralph Wiggum picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 15.
'The Simpsons' Family Pictures
Pictures of the Simpsons family, including Homer Simpson, Bart Simpson, Marge, Maggie, Lisa and Grandpa.
'Speed Racer'
The original Speed Racer cartoon sparked an anime craze in the United States. Learn more about Speed Racer at About.com.
Dig deeper into 'DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of...
DreamWorks Dragons - Riders of Berk was inspired by How to Train Your Dragon. Learn more about this weekly cartoon from Cartoon Network.
Comic-Con 2014 Booths and Panels You Don't Want...
The complete guide to Comic-Con for TV cartoon fans, with details on freebies and booths for FOX, Comedy Central, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon.
Catch up on TV cartoon headlines. 'TripTank'...
Round up of cartoon news about 'TripTank,' Sonic the Hedgehog, 'Sanjay and Craig' and 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.'
'Family Guy' Awards
A list of awards for Family Guy, including Emmy Awards. Page 5.
When is your favorite TV cartoon returning this...
Mark your calendar for the return of 'South Park', 'The Simpsons,' 'Family Guy' and 'Bob's Burgers' in 2014.
'My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic'
My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is a popular cartoon on The Hub. Learn more about this magical cartoon, as well as the group of men who call themselves Bronies.
Top 10 Hank Azaria Movies
List of top 10 movies starring Hank Azaria, the voice of Moe on 'The Simpsons.'
Patrick Warburton
Patrick Warburton, of Seinfeld and Family Guy fame, discusses The Tick, his career, his family and why he doesn't do theater.
'Felix the Cat'
Felix the Cat gets his due on a Golden Anniversary Edition DVD. The mischievous black cat, Felix, is joined by the Professor, Poindexter and more on this DVD.
Don't miss the action in the new 'Adventure...
Cartoon Network releases an 'Adventure Time' multi-player online battle arena that's designed for kids.
Mr. Burns
Mr. Burns picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 19.
Stop-Motion Animation DVDs
If you like stop-motion animation cartoons like Robot Chicken, you'll enjoy these stop-motion animation TV cartoons and movies on DVD.
Seth MacFarlane
Seth MacFarlane, creator of Family Guy, has risen fast through the ranks of animated TV. Learn more about the life and career of Seth MacFarlane.
Mr. Hankey
Mr. Hankey the Christmas Poo from South Park. Page 2.
Edna Krabappel
Edna Krabappel picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 12.
Nelson Muntz
Nelson Muntz picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 14.
Best Ball Caps Early Cuyler Wears
Here's a list of my favorite funny hats worn by patriarch squid Early Cuyler on Squidbillies.
'The Looney Tunes Show'
Review of Cartoon Network's The Looney Tunes Show, using classic cartoon characters, such as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck and Yosemite Sam, in modern situations.
Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck
Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck confuse Elmer Fudd. Page 4.
'American Dad' Episode Guide - Season 3
This American Dad episode guide gives titles and episode descriptions for season three, 2007-2008.
Learn more about these redneck cephalopods called Squidbillies on Adult Swim with this Show Guide.
Homer Simpson
Picture of Homer Simpson. Animated TV. Page 6.
Profile of Matt Stone and Trey Parker
Matt Stone and Trey Parker are the creators of South Park. Read bios and learn about the their careers and controversies.
8 Bart Simpson Prank Calls to Moe's Tavern on...
Bart Simpson is known for pranks. Enjoy this list of some of his best prank calls to Moe's Tavern.
Bart Simpson Trivia Quiz
An easy trivia quiz about Bart Simpson and his adventures on The Simpsons.
Birth of Pebbles
Picture of the birth of Pebbles Flintstone with Wilma and Fred. Page 4.
Peabody and Sherman
Picture of Peabody and Sherman from Rocky and Bullwinkle and Friends. Page 6.
2 Classic Cartoons Returning to TV
Two classic cartoons from the 20th Century are making their way back onto TV screens soon.
Squeaky-Voiced Teenager
Picture of the Squeaky Voiced Teenager on The Simpsons. Page 39.
Cindy Lou Who
Cindy Lou Who questions The Grinch in Dr. Seuss How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Page 4.
Top 10 'Futurama' Episodes
Top 10 Futurama episodes, focusing on the early years when Futurama originally aired episodes on Fox. Post your pick!
Itchy and Scratchy
Picture of Itchy and Scratchy from The Simpsons. Page 2.
Animation Domination High-Def
Animation Domination High-Def is a late-night block of cartoons on FOX. Get synopses and cast lists for each cartoon.
'Legends of Chima'
A guide and review of Legends of Chima, a LEGO cartoon on Cartoon Network.
'Archer' Characters
A list of characters and their bios with pictures from the Archer cartoon on FX.
50th Anniversary
Picture of The Flintstones 50th Anniversary with all the main characters. Page 2.
'Planet Hulk'
Review of Planet Hulk on DVD. All about the new Planet Hulk movie and bonus features on the DVD.
'Archer' Pictures
Pictures from the Archer cartoon on FX, including pictures of Sterling, Malory, Lana Kane and Cyril Figgis on Archer.
'Pink Panther and Friends Classic Cartoon...
A blundering pair of crime fighting misfits became two of the most memorable cartoon characters of the '60s and '70s in The Pink Panther and Friends Classic Cartoon Collection Volume Six: The Inspector.
Hans Moleman
Hans Moleman picture and trivia from The Simpsons. Page 7.
The Great Fox Blackout
Fans of Fox shows, such as The Simpsons, organize an Internet protest to protect web sites.
Have you seen Falcon's new suit on 'Marvel's...
In the "Exodus" episode of Marvel's Avengers Assemble , Iron Man's confidence is shaken after he inadvertently
Cartoon DVD Release Dates
Release dates for classic and current cartoons on DVD.
Meet the Voices Behind 'Bob's Burgers'
Discover who does what voice on 'Bob's Burgers,' including comedians and voice-over actors you've never heard of.
'Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for...
Sure lots of critics are panning 'Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters,' but perhaps that's because they don't get it. Morgan Larrick, a true fan of the TV 'show Aqua Teen Hunger Force,' gives it four out of five stars. Find out why.
'King of the Hill' Pictures
Pictures of the characters and episodes of King of the Hill, from creator Mike Judge.
Don't miss these hilarious themed DVDs from...
Escape summer heat with two Nickelodeon DVDs that star SpongeBob, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Sanjay and Craig. Plus, learn more about 'Wings: Sky Force Heroes.'
'Rocky and Bullwinkle' Pictures
Pictures of from 'Rocky and His Friends,' including Bullwinkle, Boris and Natasha, Peabody and Sherman, and Dudley Do-Right.
Drawn Together
Pictures of Drawn Together, the animated reality series on Comedy Central.
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