Viacom’s TV Land and Entertainment Weekly have published their “Top 100 Greatest TV Icons and Legends” list (Numbers 51-100 and Numbers 1-50 at TVLand.com, and the Entertainment Weekly article). Included on the list are South Park‘s Cartman at #84, Peanuts‘ Charlie Brown at #57, and The Simpsons‘ Homer Simpson at #9. Beyond the usual differences […]
Comedy Central has issued a press release announcing that the third and last episode of South Park‘s “Imaginationland” trilogy drew almost 4 million total viewers to become Comedy Central’s most-watched telecast this year. The three episodes combined were reported to have drawn almost 10 million unique viewers in total. The Imaginationland trilogy will be released […]
Special features have been announced by Paramount and Comedy Central for Dr. Katz: Professional Therapist: The Complete Series, which comes out on 11/20/07 for $139.99 MSRP: * Three lost episodes: “Bakery Ben”, “Uncle Nothing”, and “Lerapy”, which were previously only shown outside the U.S. * “An Evening With Dr. Katz: Live From the Comedy Central […]
Drawn Together co-creators Matt Silverstein and Dave Jeser have been interviewed by Newsarama’s Animated Shorts about their plans for the new season of the show, which debuted on Comedy Central last night. In addition, Silverstein and Jeser also discuss circumventing their agent to get the show on the air, the assorted shenanigans that occur in […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Paramount will release Comedy Central’s TV Funhouse on DVD December 18th. The show is based on the sketches on Saturday Night Live created by Robert Smigel who also created Triumph: The Insult Comic Dog. There were eight episodes that features a different theme as well as various parody cartoons.
The New York Times is reporting that Trey Parker and Matt Stone, the co-creators of South Park, have just signed a deal with Comedy Central to renew the show to a 15th season (in 2011), evenly split ad revenues, and significantly raise their salaries and back-end advances on merchandising revenues (registration required). As part of […]
Tvshowsondvd.com reports that Paramount and Comedy Central will release Christmas Time in South Park on DVD on November 13th. The box set will contain every Christmas episode from Comedy Central’s controversial series. The original version was made in 2000 by Warner Brothers and had the first 3 Christmas episodes. This version contains 7 episodes. Christmas […]
Donick Cary is a veteran of television comedy, starting out as a writer for Late Night with David Letterman and The Simpsons. Late last year, he was tapped by Amp’d Mobile to create animated shows for broadcast on cell phones. The result was Lil’ Bush, a comedy series that follows the misadventures of a pint-sized […]