HBO’s ‘Animals’ Returns for Season 3 in August
HBO’s animated series Animals just got a season 3 premiere date. The network announced that the show, which was renewed a year ago, will return on Friday, August 3rd at 11:30pm. Produced by the Duplass Brothers and created by Phil Matarese and Mike Luciano, the show is slated to feature a ton ... [Read More]
Netflix Adds ‘Paradise PD’ Animated Series from ‘Brickleberry’ Creators
Netflix has added another animated comedy to its lineup. The streaming network has ordered ten episodes of a half-hour animated series from Brickleberry co-creators Waco O’Guin and Roger Black called Paradise PD, which is set in a small-town police department. The official logline: “They... [Read More]
Apple Orders Animated Musical Comedy ‘Central Park’ from ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Creator Loren Bouchard
While Amazon is turning to the talent at BoJack Horseman for its first-ever animated series, Apple is turning to the minds behind Bob’s Burgers. According to Deadline, Apple has given a double-season, straight-to-series order to an animated musical comedy from Loren Bouchard, Bob’s Burge... [Read More]
Showtime Orders Seven More Episodes of ‘Our Cartoon President’
Showtime’s half-hour animated Trump series Our Cartoon President isn’t leaving TV anytime soon. The network announced today that it’s ordered seven additional episodes of the Stephen Colbert-produced show, which will air sometime this summer. The series premiered on Showtime l... [Read More]
Showtime Orders Seven More Episodes of ‘Our Cartoon President’
Showtime’s half-hour animated Trump series Our Cartoon President isn’t leaving TV anytime soon. The network announced today that it’s ordered seven additional episodes of the Stephen Colbert-produced show, which will air sometime this summer. The series premiered on Showtime l... [Read More]
Amazon Orders ‘Undone’ Animated Series from Raphael Bob-Waksberg and Kate Purdy
Amazon has ordered its first-ever animated series. According to The Wrap, the streaming network has given a series order to a half-hour animated dramedy titled Undone, which is co-created by BoJack Horseman creator Raphael Bob-Waksberg and writer/producer Kate Purdy. The series centers on ... [Read More]
‘Archer: Danger Island’ Premieres on FXX in April
Season 9 of Archer now has a premiere date on FXX. The network announced today that the new season, titled Archer: Danger Island, is slated to debut Wednesday, April 25th at 10:00pm. Here’s more on what you can expect from the season via Deadline:  This season of the animated spy comedy f... [Read More]
Not My ‘Cartoon President’
The first satirical portrayal of Hitler on film was in 1940, when Moe Howard lampooned Hitler in the Three Stooges short You Nazty Spy! Later that year, Charlie Chaplin played Adenoid Hynkel in his classic The Great Dictator. At the end of The Great Dictator, Chaplin’s Jewish barber-masqueradi... [Read More]
TBS Officially Scraps Louis C.K.’s Animated Comedy ‘The Cops’
TBS has officially scrapped an animated series co-created, starring, and produced by Louis C.K. in the wake of the sexual misconduct allegations that were brought against him in November. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network is no longer moving forward with the series, called The Cops, w... [Read More]
Revisiting ‘Xavier: Renegade Angel,’ a 21st Century Traumedy
November marked the ten-year anniversary of Adult Swim’s broadcast of Xavier: Renegade Angel, a show that spanned two ten-episode seasons and for a small, rabid viewership still represents the crowning achievement of irreverent art collective PFFR. Known for working on the sidelines to help re... [Read More]