The Best Saturdays Of Our Lives was a monthly Newsletter that was originally published from 1992 To 1996 and was circulated on a monthly basis to a list of Animation and Television Executives, Networks, Studios, And Comic Book Publishers. The Newsletters have been compiled in this new edition and chronicles the origins of Competitive Saturday Morning Programming from the "Big Bang" of the 1966-67 Season Through the Programming Of the 1990s.
Mark McCray is a Senior Manager of Programming Operations for Adult Swim overseeing Adult Swim’s On-Air Promotion and Scheduling strategy. Prior to Adult Swim, Mark helped launch the Boomerang Network and worked as a Television Programmer for Cartoon Network. He is the author of The Best Saturdays of Our Lives which chronicles the origins of competitive Saturday morning programming. Mark is an award winning television writer who has been in the broadcasting industry for 18 years and has a passion for programming strategy, animation and comic books. For The Best Saturdays of our Lives, Mark has been interviewed by Adult Swim’s streaming series, The Swap Shop and NYIT Magazine. Mark resides with his family in Powder Springs, GA. Follow him on Twitter @MarkmcTBSOOL.
Hanging out with Tommy Davidson who was at San Diego Comic Con promoting "Black Dynamite" where he voices the role of "Cream Corn!"
Meeting Karyn Parson at the 2015 BronzeLens Event for her animated production of "The Journey of Henry Box Brown."
Lecturing on the topic of "animation on a shoe-string budget" to the "History of Animation" class at SCAD.
Hanging out with my buddy Greg Taft at Treklanta where I presented a Star Trek animated panel..
I kicked off the SCAD Animation Show where I educated the students on the history of "animation on a shoe-sting budget" which featured refreshed animation clips.
Meeting up with my friend and fellow author Aaron Michael Hall at Jordan Con!
I was a featured guest on Time Out with TaLynn Kel - The Onyxcon 2017 Book Edition!
I had the pleasure of writing The Influence of Star Trek: The Animated Series and partnering with Kyle Sullivan who is the creator and producer of Trekspertise to bring this episode of Trekspertise to life. Check it out and enjoy!
The Adult Swim Interview reveals the origins of the my career from Programming on Boomerang and Cartoon Networks to overseeing the Promo and Packaging strategy for Adult Swim Linear and Non-Linear Networks!