A lot of girl power ended up on the cutting room floor, unfortunately. I had a really awesome scene where I was fighting The Foot Clan, but I think they were like, ‘Why would a tiny journalist be able to kick so much ass?’ So that got cut. But I have a moment, Shredder and I have a moment. Maybe it’s badass, you tell me when you see it.
The entire premise of this franchise and film rely on the suspension of disbelief. ‘Why would turtles be able to kick so much ass’ seems like a more appropriate question.
Casey Jones. Bebop and Rocksteady. We had those conversations throughout development of this movie but we’re launching this movie now in two weeks. Hopefully everybody feels the same way we do [about it]. We love them [Bebop and Rocksteady].
I won’t go as far as to say I’m overjoyed at the new TMNT designs but I’m not entirely disappointed either. To think of what Leibesman and team could to with a giant, punk rock rhinoceros and warthog… Stamp of approval.
Some of funds from the drawing’s sale will be donated to charity. “After 30 years of owning it, I think it is time to find a new home,” Eastman said. “We have a bunch of different charities we work with, and want to spread some turtle cheer to them. It just feels like the right time to let it go.”