Posts Tagged ‘Comedy Central’

Recording Begins on ‘Drawn Together’ Movie

by Craig Crumptonon November 3, 2008
Voice actor Tara Strong has announced that she was working on the Drawn Together movie last week, which further confirms the August announcement of a direct-to-DVD movie from the show’s official MySpace page, for release sometime in 2009.

Russian "South Park" Broadcaster License Renewed Despite Controversy

by Ed Liuon October 20, 2008
The Moscow Times reports that the broadcast network 2×2 has gotten its broadcast license renewed by the Federal Mass Media Inspection Service, despite protests from Russian religious groups over an episode of South Park (which triggered a counter-protest from Russian fans). The Times reports that some episodes of South Park were pulled from the air […]

"Futurama: The Beast with a Billion Backs" Airs on Comedy Central Oct 19, 2008

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2008
Comedy Central will be airing the next Futurama direct-to-video movie, The Beast with a Billion Backs, on Sunday, October 19, 2008, at 8:00 PM (presumed Eastern). The feature picks up after Futurama: Bender’s Big Score, with a rip in the space-time continuum eventually disgorging an enormous, multi-tentacled alien beast. (via TZ member jlaking)

Russians Rally to Support "South Park"

by Ed Liuon September 22, 2008
In the wake of an effort to get South Park banned from Russian television (see earlier coverage), several hundred young Russians assembled on Sunday, September 21, 2008, in support of the show. The organizers had applied for permits for no more than 50 people. 2×2, the network which airs South Park, has been under fire […]

(UPDATED) "South Park: The Cult of Cartman" Coming to DVD

by Dan Collinson September 11, 2008
He’s fat (or to him he’s big boned), he’s greedy, and now he has his own DVD. reports that Paramount and Comedy Central are releasing 12 of Eric Cartman’s best episodes in a special set called South Park: The Cult of Cartman. The 2 disc set features 12 episodes with introductions by none other […]

Russian Religious Groups Hate "South Park" Too

by Ed Liuon September 8, 2008
Reuters is reporting on an effort to get Comedy Central’s South Park banned from Russian television under a statue that seeks to ban extremism. The Russian Union of Christians of Evangelical Faith filed a complaint against an episode aired on the 2×2 network in January, with spokesperson Konstantin Bendas stating the show “insults the feelings […]

Briefly: "The Best of Dr. Katz" Coming in December

by Classic Speedyon August 13, 2008
Comedy Central and Paramount are planning to release The Best of Dr. Katz on 12/9/08 for $19.99. As the title suggests, it will be a best-of release, mainly for casual fans. [Source: ]

Comedy Central Adding "Imaginationland" and "Atom TV" to Lineup

by Maxie Zeuson May 15, 2008
South Park” “Imaginationland: The Movie will make its network television debut on Comedy Central on July 27, the network said yesterday. The film will feature previously unaired footage especially created for the director’s cut of the movie. In addition, Comedy Central says it will add Atom TV, a collection of webisodes from the website, […]

"Drawn Together" Season 3 Uncensored Arrives on DVD on May 13, 2008

by Ed Liuon April 29, 2008
The third and final season of Comedy Central’s Drawn Together will be released on DVD in a two-disc set on May 13, 2008. The set will include extended and uncensored versions of each episode, audio commentary tracks, and karaoke sing-along songs. Read the full press release here.

"South Park" Season 11 DVD Set Announced

by Classic Speedyon April 28, 2008
All fourteen episodes from South Park‘s 11th season will be released in a 3-disc DVD set on 8/12/08. No price or special material has been announced yet. The episodes included are: – With Apologies to Jesse Jackson – Cartman Sucks – Lice Capades – The Snuke – Fantastic Easter Special – D-Yikes! – Night of […]