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January 14, 2015
:: Let's start off the new year with photos from The Art of Elysium's 8th Annual Heaven Gala held this past weekend.
:: And a couple of short videos. [Video 1] [Video 2]
:: Wooden Wisdom is getting ready to hit the deejaying road starting tomorrow with their first gig at the Bardot Miami where general admission tickets are still available.
Here's the rest of their schedule:
The Riot Room Kansas City, MO - January 16th
Studio Bar Toronto, ON - January 17th (WIN TICKETS)
Brooklyn Bowl Brooklyn, NY - January 19th (WIN TICKETS)
Q Nightclub Seattle, WA - January 20th
Sound Nightclub Los Angeles, CA - January 21st
:: Listen to nearly an hour of Wooden Wisdom's trip through their new arrivals bin; a podcast of their vinyl mix.
:: Set Fire To The Stars will be on DVD March 2nd and is available for pre-order at Amazon UK.
:: Spain's biggest film awards, The Goya Awards will be held on February 7th and Open Windows has been nominated for Best Special Effects. Good Luck!
:: Only a few more days left to submit your birthday greetings, artworks, poems or whatever to The Age of Aquarius. Don't forget to check out the guidelines.
:: Thanks for the news Jayne!
That's all... for now.
December 30, 2014
:: Elijah was among the many people who made an appearance on The Colbert Report's final show. Check out the video to see if you can spot him.
:: David Zuckerman tweeted that the final season of Wilfred will be available on Hulu soon. When will that be? Not sure, but keep watch.
:: Check out the revamped site for Set Fire To The Stars which includes behind the scenes photos, music and videos.
:: Also some new images from Cooties, the comedy horror produced by SpectreVision. Let's hope a new release date and a trailer will be forthcoming.
:: Want to see a creative blend of Disney and Tolkien? Check out this video from The Hillywood Show.
:: Find out where this blog places Over The Garden Wall in the year's best television shows.
:: Finally, a new wallpaper to end out the year.
:: I want to thank everyone who contributed to A&F this year with their wonderful finds, information and talents. Ambree, Dan, Jaramajo, Jayne, Michelle, Misty, Mumis, Patrick, Pauline, Pernille, Romina, Sandy, Serena, Spring, Taffy, Teresa, all those who took photos and videos when we couldn't be there and to the crew of Wilfred especially Kristy and Ron.
As we close this year, I've created my 7th year end video that recaps *mostly* everything that Elijah was involved with in 2014. Click the graphic below, enjoy, and have a....
December 15, 2014
Elijah along with other cast members attended the ceremony for Peter Jackson as he was honored with a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame last week. The next day they were back for the premiere of the last film The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies. Click on either set of photos below to see more high res images.|
:: Here are some more pics taken by Taffy who attended the premiere.
:: And a couple of videos from the premiere. An interview and greeting fans.
:: We're at the start of awards season and some of Elijah's projects are being recognized with statues, nominations and year end lists.
:: It was mentioned in the last update that A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night has been nominated for three Independent Spirit Awards. Now director Ana Lily Amirpour picked up the Bingham Ray Breakthrough Award for Best Director at the Gotham Awards. Here's a short video of her accepting the honor.
:: IndieWire has placed the movie very high on the list of the best films of 2014.
:: Here is part two of the behind the scene of A Girls Walks Home... And Part one if you missed it.
:: Over The Garden Wall is scooping up great accolades as well. It's been nominated for two Annie Awards for Best Animated TV Production for Children and Outstanding Achievement, Directing for TV.
:: The show was also recognized by Entertainment Weekly as one of the best animated programs this year.
:: An interesting article on how Elijah came up with the voice for Wirt.
:: Let's not forget the video game Broken Age. That also was in the running for The Game Awards for Best Independent Game.
:: Though nominations for the BAFTAS won't be announced until early next month, Set Fire To The Stars is getting a lot of mentions. Good luck to everyone!
:: What's very old is very new. A behind the scenes video while filming Flipper has been uploaded and it's quite a treat to see!
:: Just about one month is left to submit your birthday greetings for Elijah in our 7th annual Age of Aquarius. Deadline is January 17, 2015. Check out the guidlines before submitting.
:: Thank you Ambree, Misty and Taffy!
That's all... for now.
November 28, 2014
A great big congratulations goes to A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night for picking up three nominations at this year's Independent Spirit Awards for Best First Feature, Best Cinematography, and the special Someone To Watch Award!
:: Check out part 1 of behind the scenes video on how A Girl Walks Home... came to be and why Elijah and SpectreVision came to back it. Hopefully with the nominations and continued favorable reviews, the movie will spread to more movie venues.
:: Wooden Wisdom is taking to a North American tour early next year. Let's hope this spreads as well as there are many folks out there who'd love to hear the duo perform.
:: As we're set to see the last installment of The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies, Empire Magazine has some wonderful images of Elijah and Martin Freeman.   . You can read the interview with them here.
:: Check out the five covers of the magazine.
:: Billy Boyd has given his singing voice and writing talents to the final song of The Hobbit trilogy, The Last Goodbye.
:: It's been announced that Sir Peter Jackson will receive a star on the The Hollywood Walk of Fame December 8th. Many cast members will be on hand and that includes Elijah.
:: The inset photo was taken of Elijah visiting Frank Lloyd Wright's Falling Water residence in Pennsylvania while on location filming The Last Witch Hunter which ends in a few days.
:: Take a listen to Celyn Jones as he speaks about Set Fire To The Stars. The interview starts 1 hour and 36 minutes in.
:: A couple of new wallpapers have been added.
:: There's still plenty of time to submit your birthday greetings for Elijah in our 7th annual Age of Aquarius. Artists, writers, creators, pro or amateur are all welcome! Check out the guidlines before submitting.
:: Thank you for the great finds Ambree and Jaramajo and for the wallpaper Romina!
That's all... for now.
November 12, 2014
This update is laden with interviews mostly given during Set Fire To The Stars promotions while in the UK. Print interviews, video interviews and audio interviews are abound.
The Fan Carpet
UK Apple Store
Hey You Guys
BBC Radio 2 (available for a limited time)
A scan from Metro UK
London Evening Standard with some new photos.
A last minute visit on Late Night with Seth Meyers though the sound is off sync.
For us outside of the UK, a small bit from Chatty Man. There's also the full show here but they sound like they've been sucking helium.
:: And one more interview not related to the movie but one that finds Elijah's inner foodie.
:: Hope you got the chance to see the animated miniseries Over the Garden Wall. It was amazing and after its run received plenty of praise from various sites like AV Club, The Daily Gamecock, Bloody Disgusting, Sub Cultured and The Solute. The series has also inspired a wonderful Tumblr account. Don't forget you can purchase the entire series on Amazon and iTunes.
:: For a while now, Elijah has been retweeting some amazing figures made by Kibooki. They finally got around to creating one of Elijah's most notorious characters, Kevin.  
:: King Cake: A Big Easy Story is a documentary in the making that explores Mardi Gras and Elijah is one the the participants. You can see images and read more about it here.
:: It's that time again. We are starting take your submissions for our 7th annual Age of Aquarius were you can submit a birthday greeting to Elijah. Whether an artwork, poem, short story or video, say happy birthday to Elijah in your special way on January 28th. Deadline to submit your work is January 17th 2015. Click here to read the guidelines.
:: Thanks again to Ambree, Jaramajo and Misty!
That's all... for now.