Posts Tagged ‘fx’

Look For The “FX Fearless Arena” At SDCC

by Peter Paltridgeon July 1, 2015
There are Comic-Con booths, and then there are practical theme parks. FX Networks is going big, loud and expensive this year to make sure everybody attending the San Diego Comic-Con knows about the shows they’ll be broadcasting over the next few months. So much so that they’ll be offering a series of rides based on […]

Conan Teams Up With Animated Archer

by Shawn Hopkinson January 21, 2015
Conan O’Brien had a treat for fans of FX’s absurd spy toon Archer. Instead of a boring couch segment, the lanky redhead teamed up with Archer to take on some Russian mobsters. The results, of course, were violent and embarrassing, as they tend to be when Archer is involved. Highlights are Conan realizing he loves […]


Archer Drops ISIS

by Alex Beanon October 13, 2014
As expected, the hit FX animated spy show “Archer” will drop its fictional ISIS [International Secret Intelligence Service] spy agency for the upcoming sixth season premiere – although the name will not be removed from the previous five seasons – due to the same real-world acronym currently associated with Islamic terrorists in the Middle East. […]
Kether Donohue in You're the Worst

Kether Donohue On Voice Acting, Pitch Perfect, and Her New FX Comedy ‘You’re The Worst’

by Shawn Hopkinson July 16, 2014
Toonzone recently got a chance to talk to Kether Donohue, one of the stars of the upcoming FX comedy, You’re The Worst. You might have seen Kether in one of her roles, such as the girl with the cute haircut in a memorable iPhone 4 commercial or the mean choral leader in Pitch Perfect, or at least heard […]

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Fox And FX Lead Emmy Animated Award Nominations

by Alex Beanon July 10, 2014
Fox and FX networks led the way in the animation categories in the nominations for the 66th annual Emmy Awards while “Futurama” and “Disney Mickey Mouse” each garnered two nominations in animation-specific categories. The official animated category nominations are listed below… Outstanding Animated Program Archer • Archer Vice: The Rules Of Extraction • FX Networks […]

The Fox/FX Animated Show Schedule For 2014 Comic Con

by Alex Beanon July 8, 2014
Fox and FX’s animated shows will have their usual heavy presence at the annual Comic Con shindig in San Diego in a few weeks with most spread out over the course of Friday and Saturday…The Friday, July 25 Bob’s Burgers, 4:00 – 5:00 PM, Indigo Ballroom with Creator/Executive Producer Loren Bouchard, Executive Producer Jim Dauterive […]


FX Cancels “Chozen” After One Season

by Ed Liuon May 16, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter notes that the FX Network has canceled the animated sitcom Chozen after one season. The series, created by Grant Dekernion, centered on a gay white rapper (Bobby Moynihan) trying to return to the musical world after getting released from prison. While the series premiere drew just under one million viewers in January, […]

Adam Reed on How Spanish Women Led to FX’s “Archer”

by Ed Liuon May 14, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter has spoken with several creators of the FX Network’s top shows to commemorate the network’s 20th anniversary. Archer creator Adam Reed discusses how a trip to Spain while he was in-between shows led to the creation of Archer. Reed planned to walk the 1,000-kilometer Via de la Plata, which runs south-to-north from […]


Archer Penetrates Comedy Central – Phrasing!

by Alex Beanon May 7, 2014
After receiving a renewal for seasons six and seven earlier this year, the FX animated spy comedy “Archer” was further bolstered by being selected for syndication by the Comedy Central network. The syndication deal covers all previous seasons plus future seasons of the show which recently completed its fifth season. For the first two years […]

Billboard on “Archer” Going Country in Season 5

by Ed Liuon March 19, 2014
Billboard has looked behind the scenes at a recent musical turn in FX’s Archer, whose season 5 premiere upended the series status quo and ended up making a country music star out of Cheryl Tunt, the fabulously wealthy and slightly insane assistant to the agents of ISIS. Archer Executive Producer Matt Thompson discusses the reasons […]