Comedy Central’s SOUTH PARK Returns Up +168% vs Last Season

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“We’re thrilled with South Park’s return and it’s clear the audience was as well,“ said Chris McCarthy, President, Entertainment & Youth Brands, ViacomCBS. “The success is a testament to Matt and Trey’s creative genius and how we used our full portfolio to let everyone know it’s back – propelling it to the #1 scripted telecast … Read more

SOUTH PARK Returns With Hour-Long Special Event

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Comedy Central today announced a one-hour special event of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning series South Park. The hour-long supersized episode titled “The Pandemic Special” premiering on Wednesday, September 30 at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT will have two encore airings at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT and 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Randy comes to terms with his role in … Read more

Comedy Central Greenlights Reimagined THE REN & STIMPY SHOW

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Today, Comedy Central announced a reimagination of the Emmy®-nominated cult hit The Ren & Stimpy Show as it continues to double down on adult-focused animation, unlocking and reinventing a treasure chest of IP across ViacomCBS to complement South Park, including the newly announced Beavis and Butt-Head from Mike Judge and Daria spin-off Jodie. “I want … Read more

Comedy Central Signs Deal With John Mulaney To Make Two New SACK LUNCH BUNCH Specials

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Comedy Central today announced a deal with two-time Emmy® winning comedian John Mulaney. Mulaney will headline and executive produce two original “Sack Lunch Bunch” specials, including an upcoming holiday-themed one that will reunite the cast from the original hit. The pact marks Mulaney’s return to Comedy Central where he last did a special in 2012. … Read more

Comedy Central Announces Deal With Mike Judge To Reimagine BEAVIS AND BUTT-HEAD

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Comedy Central today announced an expansive deal with Emmy® Award-winning Mike Judge to reimagine MTV’s seminal, Gen X-defining “Beavis and Butt-Head,” as well as additional spin-offs and specials. Launched in 1993, “Beavis and Butt-Head” quickly became a force in pop culture and started a television revolution with its pure, unadulterated, satirical commentary on youth and … Read more

Third And Final Season Of CORPORATE To Premiere Wednesday, July 22nd

Comedy Central announced today that critically-acclaimed scripted series “Corporate” will premiere its third and final season of six episodes starting on Wednesday, July 22 at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT.  For those stuck working from home and communicating by daily video conference calls, “Corporate” offers a return to the comfort and nostalgia of the grim and soul-crushing … Read more

Comedy Central Nabs DARIA Spin Off JODIE Voiced By Tracee Ellis Ross

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Peabody(R), Emmy(R) and Golden Globe(R) winning actress Tracee Ellis is coming to Comedy Central with “Jodie,” a spinoff of MTV’s iconic “Daria” franchise from creator and head writer Grace Edwards. Edwards previously served as writer/co-producer for the critically-acclaimed HBO series “Insecure.” Additional credits include multiple seasons on the Emmy-nominated comedy “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt” and “Inside … Read more

SOUTH PARK Renewed For 26th Season

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Trey Parker and Matt Stone are extending the Emmy(R) and Peabody(R) Award-winning South Park by three seasons and 30 episodes in a new deal with Comedy Central, taking the longest-running primetime scripted series in cable though an unprecedented 26th season and at least 327 episodes. The 23rd season, during which the iconic series will surpass … Read more

SOUTH PARK Season 23 To Premiere Wednesday, September 25

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Comedy Central today announced that the 23nd season of the Emmy(R) and Peabody(R) Award-winning South Park will premiere on Wednesday, September 25 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT.

All-new episodes from season 23 will be available to stream in HD exclusively on South Park Studios and Hulu the day after they premiere. Fans will continue to have next-day access to new episodes, as well as the entire “South Park” library, across all internet-connected devices with a Hulu subscription. New episodes and a selection of curated episodes will be available to stream on SouthPark.cc.com, cc.com and the Comedy Central App.

Comedy Central’s “South Park” launched on August 13, 1997. The series airs Wednesday nights at 10:00 p.m. and repeats later that night at Midnight (all times ET/PT).

Trey Parker and Matt Stone are the co-creators of “South Park.” Parker, Stone, Anne Garefino and Frank C. Agnone II are the Executive Producers of the Emmy(R) and Peabody(R) Award-winning “South Park.” Eric Stough, Adrien Beard, Bruce Howell and Vernon Chatman are Producers. Chris Brion is the Creative Director of South Park Digital Studios. “South Park’s” Web site is SouthPark.cc.com.

The uncensored episodes are also available for download on iTunes, Amazon Instant Video, XBOX Live, Google Play, Sony Entertainment Network, Vudu and Verizon Flexview.

Comedy Central Announces New Animated Shorts Program

Comedy Central today launched the Animated Shorts Program, a new development initiative designed for creators to submit short form animated ideas directly to Comedy Central and provide them with the potential to sign a development deal with the #1 brand in comedy, it was announced today by Sarah Babineau and Jonas Larsen, Executive Vice Presidents … Read more

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Named Roast Master For Bruce Willis Roast

Comedy Central, the #1 brand in comedy, announced that movie star and filmmaker Joseph Gordon-Levitt has been named Roast Master for the Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis. The event (#BruceWillisRoast) will tape at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on Saturday, July 14 and will premiere on Sunday, July 29 at 10:00 P.M. ET/PT … Read more

Viacom Unveils Viacom Digital Studios At First-Ever Digital Content NewFront

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Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB, VIA), home to the world’s premiere entertainment brands, unveiled Viacom Digital Studios and announced an upcoming slate of digital programming, platform partnerships, talent deals and the expansion of VidCon at its first-ever Digital Content NewFront. Viacom Digital Studios detailed its plans to deliver hundreds of hours of premium, original content with … Read more

Comedy Central Announces 2018-2019 Development Slate

Comedy Central today released its 2018-2019 development slate, including two series pick-ups and five pilot orders. The slate is headlined by orders for sketch series Alternatino with Arturo Castro and stand-up series This Week at the Comedy Cellar and was announced by Sarah Babineau and Jonas Larsen, executive vice presidents and co-heads of talent and … Read more