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Dave Chappelle Returns to SNL!
Remember when actor/comedian Dave Chappelle hosted the first post-election episode of NBC's Saturday Night Live– in particular, his killer opening monologue? He started off with a touching, poignant reflection on what his great-grandfather had to live through to become the man that he was- and then used it to pivot to how streaming services are[...]
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And then there's the matter of the "ringmaster" Chappelle- who we're expecting to have a pretty interesting monologue. Netflix is offering a look at the best characters from Chappelle Show (Image: Netflix) So whether you need a little comedic "pre-gaming" ahead of tonight SNL or a crash course on "that 'Chappelle's Show' thing" everyone keeps telling you[...]
HBO Max is bringing Chappelle's Show, Key & Peele, and more to the streaming service (Image: HBO Max)
HBO Max is digging deep into Comedy Central's programming portfolio, bringing aboard five award-winning series as part of a licensed, non-exclusive (translation: you can also find them elsewhere) streaming deal This means that fans of Inside Amy Schumer, Key & Peele, Chappelle's Show, Nathan for You, and Reno 911! (which has us wondering about the[...]
South Park returns to the NFL this Sunday (Images: South Park Studios/Lemar Griffin)
How do we know? Because the animated folks from Comedy Central are planning to show up for this Sunday's Denver Broncos/Kansas City Chiefs game (4:25 pm ET/1:25 pm PT) at Mile High Stadium Serving in place of live people once again due to COVID protocols restricting the number of fans at stadiums, this second group[...]
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South Park fans are now only hours away from learning how Stan, Kyle, Cartman, Kenny, and the rest of the denizens of South Park have been faring during the COVID pandemic, with series co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone offering viewers of the long-running animated series a (socially-distanced) look into their lives with the one-hour episode "The Pandemic[...]
South Park Pandemic Special - Official Trailer
Wondering how Stan, Kyle, Cartman, Kenny, and the rest of the denizens of South Park have been faring during the COVID pandemic? Well, Comedy Central and series co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are going to offer viewers of the long-running animated series a (socially-distanced) peek into their lives on September 30th with the one-hour episode[...]
The Internet’s Greatest Challenges - Tosh.0
If anyone is still questioning whether or not Comedy Central is going all-in on adult animation- even after the news that Emmy-nominated Drunk History would not be returning for a previously-ordered seventh season- today's news might just change their minds After its upcoming 12th season, Daniel Tosh's comedy/social media commentary series Tosh.0 will be going[...]
A look at Drunk History (Image: ViacomCBS)
With Derek Waters and Jeremy Konner's Drunk History having secured three Emmy nominations for its sixth season work (Outstanding Variety Sketch Series, Outstanding Costumes for a Reality/Variety/Competition Series, and Outstanding Production Design for a Reality/Variety/Competition Series) and finding itself in the midst of awards voting season, Wednesday was an odd bit of timing to find[...]
The Ren & Stimpy Show will be reimagined for Comedy Central (Image: ViacomCBS)
One of those sources is adult animation because of how production work can readily be adjusted to meet COVID-19 and social distancing, and it's an area that Comedy Central is doubling-down on in a big way On Wednesday, the ViacomCBS network announced it had given a green light for a reimagining of The Ren &[...]
Trevor Noah and Ninja (Image: The Daily Social Distancing Show)
The possibilities are infinite if we can just harness those tools." Comedy Central Studios and Noah's Day Zero Productions are set to produce the series Noah Saleem and Haroon Saleem are executive producing for Day Zero Productions alongside Norman Aladjem, Derek Van Pelt, and Sanaz Yamin for Mainstay Entertainment and Bob Bain for Bob Bain Productions. [...]
The cast of Clone High (Image: MTV Studios)
Both series are set for Comedy Central, which is looking to use the returning South Park as the foundation to build up its animated library around Comedy Central, MTV Studios, and MTV are all under ViacomCBS' Entertainment & Youth Group's banner, which could signal that Comedy Central will also be Clone High's home though no[...]
Beavis and Butt-Head (Image: MTV Studios)
Less than two weeks after the network announced it was the new home to Daria spinoff series Jodie, the series that spun-off Daria is set to make its return thanks to Comedy Central Beavis and Butt-Head creator Mike Judge has signed a deal to write, produce, and provide the voices for both characters The new[...]
The gang from South Park (Image: Comedy Central)
Recently renewed on Comedy Central through 2022 and soon to be the centerpiece of the network's renewed push into original adult animation, the tales of Stan, Kyle, Cartman, and Kenny have also found a new home at WarnerMedia's new streamer HBO Max This means that for (reportedly) around $500 million, all 23 seasons are at[...]
A scene from the first season of Workaholics (Image: Comedy Central).
In response to social media accusations that the stand-up comedian and actor sexually harassed underage women, Comedy Central, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video have removed an episode of Comedy Central's Workaholics featuring Chris D'Elia (Whitney) as a child molester First airing on the comedy cable channel in May 2011, first season episode "To Friend a[...]
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Nearly two years after the project was announced and a year after it was announced that Black-ish star Tracee Ellis Ross was set to star and executive produce, the adult animated comedy series has found a home at Comedy Central Created and written by Grace Nkenge Edwards (Insecure), Jodie will be paired with South Park[...]