In 2012, Stan Lee got his own comic book convention, Akira creator Katsuhiro Otomo came to town, web sensations like the comic Homestuck and series Dick Figures had wild success on Kickstarter and Lloyd Kaufman put a whole ton of Troma films on YouTube.
Sure, there's plenty more that happened in 2 ... More >>
*Top 5 Lessons for Adults From Friendship Is Magic
*My Little Pony Project at Toy Art Gallery
*Lauren Faust: Profile From Our People Issue
*Lauren Faust on Childhood Toys and Pitching Animated Shows
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic is the animation phenomenon of this decade. A childre ... More >>
Everything You Wanted to Know About Metal but Were Afraid to Ask
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*"Lauren Faust: Let's Hear It for the Girls"
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For this year's L.A. Weekly People Issue, I interviewed Lauren Faust, the fabulously talented artist and writer who has worked on top-notch shows like The Powerpuff Girls and ... More >>
One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2012 issue. Check out our entire People 2012 issue here.
"I've always looked at my work feeling like I was trying to make stuff for girls," says animator Lauren Faust, "and then accidentally getting guys interested as well."
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Liz OhanesianDienzo at Hyaena GalleryFor his first solo show at Hyaena, the Burbank gallery that champions dark and subversive art, artist Rick "Dienzo" Blanco looked towards a favorite subject of his youth, vampires, for inspiration. In Vampyrically Speaking, his mostly female creatures of the nig ... More >>
PHOTOS BY NICOLE CAMPOS
The force is strong with this one.
Powerpuff Girls Reunion! - l-r: Cathy Cavadini (Blossom), Tara Strong (Bubbles) and EG Daily (Buttercup)
The Visitors have returned! Quick, hide the guinea pigs!
Keeping up with the Joneses.
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