Sketching Comedy is a live podcast weekly on YouTube that showcases Illustrators, comics and comedians from around the world. Kari Simms hosts with professional artists Imran Javed and Phil Rood every Wednesday at 8/7c. Draw with the creators and learn in depth about artists like, Todd McFarlane, Fiona Staples, even Bob Ross!
Sketching Comedy presents, “Looney Tunes”
Looney Tunes is an American animated series of comedy short films produced by Warner Bros. from to during the golden age of American animation, alongside its sister series Merrie Melodies. It was known for introducing such famous cartoon characters as Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Porky Pig, Elmer Fudd, Tweety Bird, Sylvester the Cat, Yosemite Sam, Foghorn Leghorn, Marvin the Martian, Pepé Le Pew, Speedy Gonzales, Wile E. Coyote and the Road Runner, the Tasmanian Devil, and many others. These characters themselves are commonly referred to as the “Looney Tunes”.
Looney Tunes initially showcased Warner-owned musical compositions through the adventures of cartoon characters such as Bosko and Buddy. Later, following the animation studio’s addition of directors Tex Avery and Chuck Jones among others, Looney Tunes rose to greater fame after introducing several of the aforementioned cartoon stars.