Gray G. Haddock,
Rooster Teeth Production Head of Animation, Rooster Teeth Animation Festival 2017
Now in its second year, the Rooster Teeth Animation Festival will run July 7-9 during RTX Austin 2017 at the Austin Convention Center. The festival will include screenings of episode of the new Adult Swim series Apollo Gauntlet, the new Netflix series Castlevania, which is animated by the Austin-based Powerhouse Animation Studios, and Last Man and Deep Space 69 from Mondo Media. There also will be the panel “Fred and Friends” with Fred Seibert of Frederator, which has produced The Fairly OddParents, Adventure Time, Bravest Warriors, Bee and PuppyCat, and Castlevania. The Austin-based studio production company Rooster teeth also will highlight its animation series Red vs. Blue, RWBY, RWBY Chibi, and Camp Camp during RTX Austin. Episodes from the upcoming season 2 of Day 5, Rooster Teeth’s first live-action narrative series, will premiere 7 p.m. July 6 at the Paramount Theatre with the cast and crew in attendance for a post-screening Q&A. In addition, War for the Planet of the Apes star Andy Serkis and WETA Digital’s Joe Letteri will appear on a special keynote panel at 4:30pm on Friday, July 7 followed by a screening of the film at the Paramount Theatre. Rooster Teeth Production Head of Animation Gray G. Haddock also is the voice actor who plays Locus in Red vs Blue and Roman Torchwick on RWBY and RWBY Chibi.
Aired: July 6, 2017