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MTV goes back to its roots with animated comedy “Good Vibes” starring Josh Gad

MTV goes back to its roots with animated comedy “Good Vibes” starring Josh Gad

By | November 5, 2011 at 4:45 pm | One comment

MTV has always been an innovator, but now they're going back to their roots. The network had Mike Judge bring back Beavis and Butt-head the hit animated show from the 90’s and had David Gordon Green create Good Vibes, a show that follows Beavis and Butt-head on Thursdays at...

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Fox orders new episodes of Bob’s Burgers

Fox orders new episodes of Bob’s Burgers

By | October 31, 2011 at 3:15 pm | 2 comments

Fox’s Sunday night has long become the big animation night on TV, thanks to some cartoon juggernauts like The Simpsons and Family Guy. They added Bob’s Burgers to the docket at the beginning of this year, and, fortunately for burger fans nationwide, the network just...

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Laughspin re-imagines classic Disney movies as porn flicks (you’re welcome)

Laughspin re-imagines classic Disney movies as porn flicks (you’re welcome)

By | September 16, 2011 at 11:05 am | 5 comments

Editor's note: Listen, we're not usually the one's trying to make you laugh. And, honestly, we're not going to make a habit out of it because, frankly, we respect comedians too much to try to tread on their ground. But this just had to be done. So, hopefully you get a few laughs...

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Watch Wyatt Cenac’s animated adventure at Medieval Times

Watch Wyatt Cenac’s animated adventure at Medieval Times

By | August 16, 2011 at 2:33 pm | No comments

Most comedy goers know Wyatt Cenac from his stellar work on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, but outside of his appearances on the tube, the dude is an accomplished stand-up comedian. So, accomplished in fact, Comedy Central will be releasing his debut album and DVD Comedy...

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Daniel Tosh will executive produce new animated series for Comedy Central

Daniel Tosh will executive produce new animated series for Comedy Central

By | August 15, 2011 at 11:49 am | No comments

Daniel Tosh will be at the helm of yet another Comedy Central project, but this time he won't be in front of the camera as he is on the wildly popular Tosh.0. The network has greenlighted a new, original animated series called Brickleberry, centered around "a group of...

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Adam Carolla’s “Crank Yankers” character, Birchum gets new life at Fox

Adam Carolla’s “Crank Yankers” character, Birchum gets new life at Fox

By | August 15, 2011 at 10:35 am | No comments

Former Man Show host and current podcast king Adam Carolla has teamed up with former King of the Hill executive producers John Altschuler and Dave Krinsky to start work on The Birchums, an animated series which has landed a presentation order from Fox. The Birchums is based on...

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Demetri Martin working on animated series for Fox

Demetri Martin working on animated series for Fox

By | August 12, 2011 at 2:04 pm | 2 comments

If all goes according to plan, multi-faceted comedian Demetri Martin will join a long, successful tradition of animated comedy at Fox, which boasts The Simpsons, Family Guy and most recently Bob's Burgers. According to Deadline, Martin is finalizing a deal with the network,...

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Eddie Murphy will voice movie version of 1970s animated show “Hong Kong Phooey”

Eddie Murphy will voice movie version of 1970s animated show “Hong Kong Phooey”

By | August 11, 2011 at 9:59 pm | 2 comments

A big screen animated feature version of Hanna-Barbera's 1974 TV series Hong Kong Phooey has been green-lit with Eddie Murphy voicing the protagonist hero. It's totally understandable that movie execs have been inspired by the piles of money the Smurfs movie is racking up, but...

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Ricky Gervais gets animated for “Family Guy”; Dan Castellaneta gets real for “Parks and Rec”

Ricky Gervais gets animated for “Family Guy”; Dan Castellaneta gets real for “Parks and Rec”

By | August 5, 2011 at 2:56 pm | No comments

Ricky Gervais, busiest (most powerful?) comedy person in the world will drop by the new season of Family Guy to voice the part of a dolphin for an episode titled, "Be Careful What You Wish For." This is great news for us, but Gervais may be even more excited about the guest gig,...

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