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Peanuts' Snoopy Takes Flight as the WWI Flying Ace in Lithograph
Schulz originally launched Peanuts in October 1950 as a daily newspaper comic The early strips showed a style that fans of the iconic franchise may find far different from the style that is now associated with the title Schulz would develop this instantly recognizable style after years of working on Peanuts, with it becoming a Sunday[...]
Peanuts: The Charlie Brown & Snoopy Show Production Cel Hits Auction
Schulz, the protagonist of Peanuts is a quiet, introspective, and kind kid who lives a simple life: he's a good friend, he's a good dog owner to his beloved beagle Snoopy, and… well, he's not quite that good at anything else He stumbles through life with things going wrong around him beyond just the iconic scenes[...]
Snoopy and Charlie Brown Animation Cel Hits Auction
Whether you were a fan of the original Peanuts newspaper strip by Charles M Schultz or the hyper-popular animation franchise, the impact of Snoopy and Charlie Brown cannot be understated The nervous and unlucky Charlie Brown was an unlikely protagonist to whom audiences bonded Everyone likes an underdog but, even more than that, everyone loves his dog[...]
Peanuts Documentary "Who Are You, Charlie Brown?" Coming To Apple TV+
A new Peanuts documentary Who Are You, Charlie Brown? is coming Apple TV+ on June 25th Narrated by Lupita Nyong'o, the special is executive produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, and will take a look at the life and creation of Peanuts by Charles M Schulz It will feature interviews with Drew Barrymore, Al[...]
Snoopy Can Come Home With This Original Production Cel
The characters of Peanuts, especially Charlie Brown and his beagle best buddy Snoopy, are about as iconic as they come Even just seeing the piece of art below brought the sounds of the cartoon's piano-driven theme to the forefront of my mind, along with memories of childhood that I hold dear No matter what form you[...]
The Snoopy Show Trailer Flies Like a Beagle on AppleTV+
Fans of the Peanuts franchise can rejoice as AppleTV+ unveiled their latest trailer for The Snoopy Show Based on the comic strip by Charles M Shultz, the latest animated adventures allow viewers to fly like a beagle…to the sea and let his imaginative spirit carry him until he's free The series comes courtesy of Peanuts[...]
Peanuts Strip from November 17, 1950 by Charles Shulz.
Charles Schulz's Peanuts syndicated comic strip began its 17897 strip, 50-year run on October 2, 1950.  Snoopy first appeared just two days later on October 4, 1950.  An earliest-days Peanuts comic strip from November 17, 1950 has just hammered at Heritage Auctions for $192,000 — a record price for a Peanuts daily comic strip.  The[...]
Peanuts Baseball Strip Up For Auction Over At Heritage Right Now
Peanuts and Baseball go hand in hand, as, over the years, Charles Schulz had young Charlie Brown over the years know the agony of being bad at sports over and over again Sure, he always missed the football But it was his exploits on the diamond will always hold a special place in our hearts,[...]
Peanuts holiday specials are coming to PBS (Image: Apple TV+)
Looks like it won't be "iPeanuts" for the holidays after all, with Apple TV+ and PBS announcing a deal to broadcast A Charlie Brown Christmas and A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving on over-the-air television Though the streaming service announced that it had secured the rights to the holiday adventures of Snoopy, Charlie Brown, Linus, and the[...]
Franklin: BBC Radio Play About the First Black Character in Peanuts
Schulz chose to introduce a black character to the Peanuts comic strip in light of Martin Luther King's Assassination and the Civil Riots riots You might think a drama about a comic artist trying to make a creative decision based on morality and social justice would be dull, but this is anything but The play[...]
Mondo Celebrates Halloween With Two Peanuts Prints Available Tomorrow
Mondo is continuing their Peanuts print series with two awesome prints of panels from the strips Halloween comics Featuring the art of Charles Schulz himself, each print will be limited to only 150 copies and carry a price tag of $45 They will ship to those lucky few to get them in December I can[...]
Peanuts is coming to Apple TV+ with new and classic animated series and specials (Image: Apple TV+)
Looks like Snoopy and Woodstock's first season mission into space turned out better for Apple TV+ than anyone expected, with the streaming service announcing on Monday that it's teaming up with WildBrain, Peanuts Worldwide, and Lee Mendelson Film Productions, to become the home base for all things Peanuts That's right, Apple TV+ will now be[...]
Dick Tracy to Doonesbury, Savage Dragon #252 Homages Cartoon Strips
Whether that's delving into graphic sex, killing the main character, ageing in real-time, introducing trademarked version of God, the Devil, Jesus and Hitler, with changing storytelling styles, from panel layouts to influences and homages. Over the years, creator Erik Larsen has channelled the likes of Peanuts and Calvin & Hobbes for certain scenes in Savage Dragon,[...]
Peanuts Sunday Baseball Strip By Shultz Up For Auction At Heritage
Sunday Peanuts strips were always the best In my local paper, they got the front cover of the special Sunday funnies section, and we would clip them out and put them in folders We especially enjoyed the sports ones, as we were huge sports nuts in our house Baseball was our everything, so seeing an[...]