Latest from Michael Cavna

How Tig Notaro created a cartoon standup special about life, death and Dolly Parton

Notaro's HBO special "Drawn" takes her live performances and puts them to animation.
  • Jul 23, 2021

The original Bugs Bunny voice was his idol. Now he plays the character in the ‘Space Jam’ sequel.

Jeff Bergman's life was changed by the legendary Mel Blanc. Now he's trading wisecracks with LeBron James.
  • Jul 17, 2021

How ‘Black Widow’ nailed its most moving scene — one where no action was involved

The "Black Widow" filmmakers explain the crucial scene they called simply "family dinner."
  • Jul 11, 2021

Black Widow finally gets her own movie, one that poses the question: Who is she, really?

The “Black Widow” filmmakers wanted to turn an "unknowable" femme fatale into a hero of depth for her solo prequel.
  • Jul 1, 2021

How artists are capturing our return to ‘normal’

They're drawing unmasked parties, close hugging, workplace returns and road trips.
  • Jun 10, 2021

Three ‘lost’ Charles Schulz strips have been rediscovered. Do they show the adult Lucy Van Pelt?

The art was rediscovered and purchased at auction — and depicts the "Peanuts" creator's take on office humor.
  • May 31, 2021

Matt Furie is trying to reclaim his famous cartoon Pepe the Frog — through NFTs

The first authentic Pepe digital art yielded about a million dollars at auction last month. But that's only the beginning.
  • May 30, 2021

Andrew Yang says a cartoon about him is a ‘racialized caricature.’ The N.Y. Daily News is defending it.

The cartoon by Bill Bramhall depicts Yang emerging from the Times Square subway station as a vendor says, “The tourists are back!”
  • May 26, 2021

The ‘This Is Fine’ dog is back. And his creator wants to show he’s more than a meme.

KC Green is launching the syndicated strip "Funny Online Animals," which features his famous Question Hound.
  • May 18, 2021