Posts Tagged ‘comedy’

ABC Goes Into Damage Control With Marvel

by Alex Beanon October 2, 2015
ABC’s television division has selected Marvel’s comic book series “Damage Control” as a possible candidate for a live-action comedy series next year. Based on Marvel’s comic book series of the same name, the television version follows the travails of the crew who have been given the “privilege” of cleaning up after the exploits of the […]

Steven Yeun and Conan O’Brien Make Naked Friends at Korean Spa

by Shawn Hopkinson February 12, 2015
If you’ve ever wanted to see Conan O’Brien and The Walking Dead star Steven Yeun (Glenn Rhee) strip naked and enjoy the various humiliating and painful amenities at Korean spa, well, here’s your chance to see that oddly specific thing. Some of the health treatments the pair take in during this latest clip from Conan […]


PR: Prepare To Loaf Out Loud As Nickelodeon UK Delivers New Animation ‘Breadwinners’

by Grant Whiteon August 20, 2014
  PREPARE TO LOAF OUT LOUD AS NICKELODEON DELIVERS NEW ANIMATION BREADWINNERS Expect hilarious escapades, high energy and booty-shaking music in plucky new series Breadwinners, premiering on Monday 22nd September at 4:30pm only on Nicktoons London, 20th August 2014 – New animated comedy Breadwinners follows SwaySway and Buhdeuce, two hilarious ducks who operate a bread […]

Review: “Ashens and the Quest for the GameChild (UK DVD Release)”: The Long Awaited Vindication of Louis Le Prince

by Grant Whiteon July 23, 2014
Hello! Ashens And The Quest For The GameChild! Available on DVD and Blu-ray. Collect them all! Ok, let’s stop this. Clearly I am not a brown sofa patch on the man himself, nor is this a video review (though I am British and live in a house in East Anglia with too much plastic tat). […]


Review: “Strange Hill High (UK Edition)”: Puppet Ghoul School Fun

by Grant Whiteon July 21, 2014
Josh Weinstein is the co-creator and show runner of Strange Hill High, an interesting case of an American industry veteran steering a British production. Many will remember Weinstein working with Bill Oakley to run what is seen by many as the final leg of the ‘golden age’ of The Simpsons. Airing on CBBC (who seem to […]
Disney's I Didn't Do It

Disney Channel orders second season of “I Didn’t Do It,”

by PowerZordon July 7, 2014
Disney Channel has ordered a second season of the comedy series “I Didn’t Do It,” starring popular actress and recording artist Olivia Holt (Disney XD’s “Kickin’ It”),Austin North, Piper Curda, Peyton Clark, and Sarah Gilman. It was announced today by Adam Bonnett, Executive Vice President, Original Programming, Disney Channels Worldwide. In making the announcement, Bonnett […]


‘Justin and The Knights of Valour’ UK Digital HD Release and Printable Activity Sheets

by Grant Whiteon February 12, 2014
CGI animated family film Justin and The Knights of Valour is now available to download on iTunes in the UK. The film tells the story of Justin, a young man who dreams of reigniting the era of brave knights in his homeland which has since been replaced by one of bureaucrats including his father. Encouraged […]

TELETOON at Night Premieres Archer, Season 5 Day-and-Date with U.S. Broadcast

by PowerZordon November 29, 2013
The Fifth of season of the animated comedy series Archer will premiere on Teletoon at night on Monday, January 13 at 10 p.m. ET/PT, premiering day-and-date with FX in the U.S. New episodes of this animated spy series will premiere each week on Mondays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on TELETOON at Night, mirroring the U.S. […]


Review: “Is This A Zombie?” Is a Delicious Genre Stew

by KarlOlsonon February 27, 2013
Let’s be real for a moment. It’s 2013, and zombies and zombie humor have become so culturally rampant that even complaining about their over exposure is itself a bit trite and played out. So, if you’re in the “not another freakin’ zombie-related thing” camp, just leave. In fact, if you can’t handle healthy dose of […]

PR: Nickelodeon Announces New Animated Shorts Program to Tap Into Comedy Pipeline

by Grant Whiteon March 8, 2012
NICKELODEON ANNOUNCES NEW ANIMATED SHORTS PROGRAM TO TAP INTO COMEDY PIPELINE BURBANK, CALIF. – March 8, 2012 – Nickelodeon will implement a new animated shorts program designed to develop comedy-driven content, it was announced today by Brown Johnson, President, Animation, Nickelodeon and MTVN Kids and Family Group. As part of the program, ten, 60 second […]