How South Park Was Born: An Oral History of 'The Spirit of Christmas'
It’s the video that went viral before going viral was a thing: Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s “The Spirit of Christmas,” two raunchy animated shorts created with construction-paper cutouts that led to Comedy Central’s South Park. Here’s the story of how a pre-YouTube sensation—and the 18-year-old hit—were born. [Read More]
Read a New Oral History About the Birth of 'South Park'
by Megh Wright Entertainment Weekly has a new South Park oral history out today, and it's a great look into how Trey Parker and Matt Stone's "The Spirit of Christmas" shorts evolved into a smash hit Comedy Central series. Here's an excerpt from former Comedy Central president Doug Herzog: Anybody th... [Read More]
Bill Cosby next to Taylor Swift on South Park’s holiday special. Watch the teaser now!
Never afraid to push boundaries or address the most divisive issues of our time, South Park’s season finale on Wednesday, titled “The Washington Redskins Go F*ck Yourself Holiday Special,” will feature Bill Cosby, wine in hand, sitting next to Taylor Swift. The wine, of course, is ... [Read More]
“South Park” releases limited edition 7″ picture vinyl for Black Friday
If you’re brave (or stupid) enough to bare the angry crowds and shop on Black Friday, you might want to take a trip to your local indie record store. For Black Friday, Comedy Central Records and South Park are teaming up and releasing a limited edition 7″ vinyl today in conjunction with ... [Read More]
South Park’s ‘My Bitch Ain’t No Hobbit’ vinyl available on Record Store Day Black Friday
Vinyl records are all the rage these days and Comedy Central’s South Park is getting in on the action. Comedy Central Records is releasing a limited edition 7-inch vinyl picture disc in coordination with Record Store Day Black Friday on Nov. 28. The vinyl album will feature the songs “Ja... [Read More]
The 'South Park' Boys Finally Returned to Reality Last Night
by Megh Wright Last night's South Park episode "Grounded Vindaloop" saw the crew exploring the virtual reality world of Oculus, but the real treat came during the final 20 seconds when the boys finally returned to reality. It's a surprise South Park has pulled before, but not with this level of ador... [Read More]
South Park opens 18th season by mocking the Washington Redskins
The 18th season of South Park opens Wednesday night with a blitz against the Washington Redskins, and Comedy Central's dynamic animated creative duo of Matt Stone and Trey Parker had this preview clip at the ready to broadcast during Sunday's NFL game between Washington and the Philadelphi... [Read More]