Posts Tagged ‘mtv’

NY Post Confirms New Beavis and Butt-head Episodes Underway

by on July 15, 2010
The New York Post is quoting anonymous sources at MTV to confirm the rumored return of Beavis and Butt-head. They write, “The new series would keep Beavis and Butt-head in their perpetual high-school state, but it would be updated so that the pals — who obsessively watch music videos on a battered TV set — […]

"Daria" Coming to DVD in 2010

by Ed Liuon July 6, 2009
TVShowsOnDVD reports that an early screener DVD of MTV’s The State reveals that the animated series Daria will be released on DVD in 2010. The spinoff from Beavis and Butthead ran on MTV from 1997 – 2002, and centered on the cynical, misanthropic high school teenager Daria Morgendorffer. It is not known if the series […]

MTV Developing "The Awesomes" Animated Series with SNL Alums

by Ed Liuon June 26, 2009
MTV’s Splash Page weblog notes that MTV will be developing an animated series called The Awesomes with former Saturday Night Live head writer Seth Meyers and his fellow SNL-alum Mike Shoemaker. The series will follow “an unassuming superhero and his cohorts as they battle evil villains, the paparazzi, and a less than desirable reputation as […]

MTV to Roll Out "DJ and the Fro" for Summer 2009

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2009
AWN is reporting that MTV will be debuting a new animated comedy this summer, titled DJ and the Fro. The series will center on “two twenty-something slackers who spend most of their days avoiding work and watching viral videos,” and will be part of a new weeknight comedy block of programming.

MTV to Produce Paris Hilton Cartoon

by Ed Liuon June 14, 2007
According to the New York Daily News, hotel heiress Paris Hilton will get to be the heroine of her own animated series. The series will be produced by Stan Lee and air on MTV, although no start date was announced.

‘Sex Police’ Raids MTV Latin America

by on February 12, 2007
MTV Latin America has launched Forrito, Sex Police, a new comedic animated series from Canada’s Comet Entertainment about sexual responsibility, as part of the channel’s “Sexy Month” theme. The 13-episode series premiered last night and stars a condom named Wrappy who sets up a team of special agents called the “Sex Police” to fight against […]

"Beavis & Butt-Head" Vol. 3 Coming to DVD (Updated 7/18)

by Dan Collinson July 18, 2006 reports that Paramount will release Volume 3 of Beavis & Butt-Head: The Mike Judge Collection on August 1. The box set features 42 episodes chosen by Judge; the original Beavis & Butt-Head short “Frog Baseball”; 15 music videos with Beavis & Butt-Head commentary; rare special appearances and promos; “Taint of Greatness: The Journey of […]

Jeffrey Ross on "Where My Dogs At"

by Ed Liuon June 19, 2006
Comedian Jeffrey Ross and his Where My Dogs At show are the subject of a profile at’s PULSE News. The show, which debuted on MTV2 this past weekend, focuses on a dog named Buddy (voiced by Ross) encountering a variety of celebrities while making his way home to New Jersey.

Vol. 2 of "Beavis & Butt-Head" Coming to DVD (Updated 5/25)

by Dan Collinson May 25, 2006 has reported that Paramount will release Volume 2 of Beavis & Butt-Head: The Mike Judge Collection. The box set contains more of the episodes chosen by the show’s creator and is scheduled to be released on June 6. No word yet on bonus features or cover art. Stay tuned for further developments. Updated 3/9: […]

Mainframe to Animate 2006 MTV Movie Awards

by on May 24, 2006
Mainframe Entertainment will create the logo, branding, and original animation segments for this year’s MTV Movie Awards, the company announced today. Elements of 2D and 3D animation will be blended to make category introductions and opening and closing segments for the awards. MTV will broadcast the award show on June 8. [Source: Market Wire]