Adult Swim says it’s turning Mike Tyson into a cartoon detective. The network announced Friday a new animated series called “Mike Tyson Mysteries” that will feature the retired boxing champ.
It’s been a long, strange 20 years for the Cartoon Network, which has flourished during a time when animation traced its way from the likes of “Scooby-Doo” to the racy, trippy fare now shown on Adult Swim.
LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Harold and Kumar have been to White Castle and Guantanamo Bay. Now they’re going to Adult Swim. Adult Swim is developing an animated project based on the “Harold & Kumar” movies, the network said Tuesday. The project, which currently goes under the moniker “Untitled Animated Harold & Kumar Project,” is being […]
Fox is planning a Saturday late-night animated comedy block to compete with NBC’s “Saturday Night Live.”
By John Sellers NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – Adult Swim didn’t even need to wait for the big “Party Down” reunion happening in the August 25th episode of “Childrens Hospital” to pony up for a fourth season of Rob Corddry’s parody of medical shows. On Tuesday, the network announced it has ordered 14 episodes of “Childrens […]
Sex, drugs and profanity have infiltrated the world of TV cartoons watched by millions of children, a stunning new study reveals. “We’re not talking about cartoon characters slipping on banana peels and ramming into doors,” says Tim Winter, president of the always-vigilant media watchdog group known as the Parents Television Council, which conducted the study. […]
Rob Huebel’s been making our sides split with laughter since his days on MTV’s sketch comedy show ‘Human Giant.’ Since then, he’s hilariously spiced up a number of TV shows and films, like ‘The Other Guys’ and ‘I Love You, Man.’ In his latest series, Adult Swim’s ‘Childrens Hospital,’ Huebel and the insanely funny cast […]
New on DVD and playing on Comcast On Demand right now is the gloriously dopey and raunchy comedy Hot Tub Time Machine, starring John Cusack, Craig Robinson, Clark Duke and Rob Corddry, who truly makes his comic mark with this film. It’s about four dudes who get blitzed in their hot tub and wake up […]
Have you ever wanted to create and customize your very own DVD, with your selections of your favorite episodes? Well now you can, in a revolutionary new program from Adult Swim. This revolutionary initiative is available on the television network’s online retail shop, www.AdultSwimShop.com and marks the first-time DVD fans will be able to create […]
New Orleans Through Their Eyes: HBO is developing a new series focusing on post-Katrina New Orleans. ‘Treme’, produced by ‘The Wire’s’ David Simon, will follow the re-building of the city through the eyes of one of the most influential groups in the area – musicians. Wendell Pierce, Steve Zahn, Clarke Peters, Khandi Alexander, Melissa Leo, […]