Brad Garrett sets animated series
Developing cable-targeted comedy for Sony Pictures TVBrad Garrett is getting animated.
Garrett, star of the Fox comedy series " 'Til Death," is developing "Dumb Bunny and Jackass," a half-hour animated comedy series for Sony Pictures TV, the studio behind "Death."
The R-rated project, which is targeted for cable, is based on characters created by Bill Kopp ("Eek! The Cat," "Toonsylvania") and follows the lives of the most popular cartoon duo in history after their fall from stardom.
Garrett is attached to voice one of the two leads as well as executive produce the show through his banner, Mope Prods. Also exec producing are Glenn Robbins and Doug Wald; Kopp is on board as co-executive producer.
Emmy winner Garrett has been expanding into producing in partnership with Sony. He serves as an executive producer on "Death," which returns for a fourth season in the fall.
Additionally, last year he starred in and executive produced "Dating Brad Garrett," an online reality show also produced by Sony TV.