via youtube, wikipedia. I’m sure that most of you have seen Seth McFarlane’s popular television show, Family Guy, that airs on Fox. Ever wonder where the idea for this show originated? Where did Seth McFarlane get the inspiration for Stewie’s character? Check out some clips of Seth’s student film, The Life of Larry, his first finished cartoon, Larry and Steve, as well as the original pilot for Family Guy. The Larry clips show a crude version of Peter and Brian. Finally, Stewie’s character was based on Rex Harrison in the movie, My Fair Lady. Check out the clips below.
via the305. Interesting… Its been announced that Mos Def will join the cast of Showtime series Dexter for its Sixth Season. Mos Def will play an ex-con who claims to have found religion, but keeps finding himself in violent situations. The rapper will join already announced guest star, Colin Hanks, who will appear in all 12 episodes of the season.
Warner Bros animation will be releasing a new Thundercats series this year on the Cartoon Network. It looks like they may actually get this one right. The trailer seems reminiscent of Avatar: The Last Airbender. Check out the trailer after the break. Hat Tip: CJ
Really looking forward to watching this… apparently there have been 2 episodes already. The first one explores compressor diving in the Philippines, the origin of surfing in Hawaii, and the second episode documents a sandstorm in Mali, and fishing in Antogo lake by evaporating water. Check out a video trailer after the break.
Human Planet is an 8-part British television documentary series. It is produced by the BBC with co-production from Discovery and BBC Worldwide. It describes the human species and its relationship with the natural world by showing the remarkable ways humans have adapted to life in every environment on earth.