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Former Viacom Boss on Dave Chappelle, Netflix and Podcasting From His Closet

Doug Herzog once ran Comedy Central. And MTV. And Spike. Since leaving his corner office in 2017, he’s parlayed his nearly four decades of television experience and integral roles in the launches of The Daily Show, The Real World and South Park into consulting and advisory gigs, board work and some executive coaching. Or, as […]

Next ‘South Park’ Made-for-TV Film Dropping in July on Paramount+

More South Park will arrive on Paramount+ next month. South Park: The Streaming Wars Part 2 will debut on the streaming service on July 13, MTV Entertainment Studios announced on Wednesday. The first part of the made-for-TV film dropped on the streamer earlier this month. South Park: The Streaming Wars was well received by critics […]

Roy Wood Jr. on Why Comedians Are Imperfect Messengers and How the Pandemic Changed Comedy Specials

On Friday, comedian Roy Wood Jr. joined fellow Daily Show with Trevor Noah correspondent Ronny Chieng in L.A. for the “Heroes of the Freedomsurrection” monument installment. Dubbed a tribute to the “heroes” (think Tucker Carlson, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump) responsible for inciting the Jan. 6 riots, the installation — up all weekend at Westfield […]

New ‘South Park’ Made-For-TV-Film Dropping in June on Paramount+

South Park fans can rejoice, a new made-for-TV film is on its way to Paramount+ this spring. South Park: The Streaming Wars will drop exclusively on the streaming service on June 1, MTV Entertainment Studios announced Wednesday. This marks the third of 14 films creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone agreed to when they signed […]

‘South Park’ Creators to Host Bash at Red Rocks Amphitheatre to Celebrate Show’s 25th Anniversary

South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are bringing the party back home to celebrate their iconic cartoon sitcom turning 25 this summer. It was announced Wednesday that the duo — along with bands Ween and Primus — will hold South Park: The 25th Anniversary Concert on Aug. 10 at Red Rocks, the legendary […]

‘South Park’ Mocks Vladimir Putin and Threat of Nuclear War

South Park dove headfirst into the news of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine as only creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are capable. In Wednesday’s episode, “Back to the Cold War,” South Park mocked Russian President Vladimir Putin for getting older and being more aggressive because his “dick doesn’t work the way it used to.” South […]

‘Tha God’s Honest Truth’ Renewed for Season 2 on Comedy Central

Comedy Central is seeking more of Tha God’s Honest Truth. The cable network has picked up a second season of its weekly late-night show Tha God’s Honest Truth With Charlamagne tha God. The show, which counts Stephen Colbert and The Boondocks creator Aaron McGruder among its executive producers, is slated to return in the summer. […]

‘South Park’ Returns With Regular Season Episodes, Skewering Matt Damon and Cryptocurrency

South Park returned with its first regular season episode since 2019 — and no time was wasted mocking Matt Damon and his recent cryptocurrency commercial. In Wednesday’s season 25 premiere, “Pajama Day,” on Comedy Central, the boys’ fourth-grade class loses its privilege to wear PJs to the school’s pajama day, sending the class into a […]

‘South Park’ Enlists Full Orchestra, Singers for “Kyle’s Mom’s a B****” Rendition Ahead of New Season (Exclusive)

Have you ever met my friend Kyle’s mom? To celebrate the upcoming 25th season of South Park, creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone assembled a group of Broadway stars, along with a 30-piece orchestra, to perform the series’ classic tune “Kyle’s Mom’s a Bitch.” Arranged by Broadway veteran Stephen Oremus, the (classy) “Kyle’s Mom” rendition […]

‘South Park’ Returns in February With First New Weekly Episodes Since 2019

Fans are going back down to South Park to have themselves a time. It was announced on Friday that the Comedy Central cartoon staple is (finally) returning for weekly episodes starting Feb. 2 after, like most others, the production was impacted by the pandemic. Making the return that much sweeter. South Park is turning 25 […]

‘South Park’ Paramount+ Film Teaser Shows Adult Stan and Kyle

South Park on Thursday released the first look at the show’s initial Paramount+ film — and the kids are all grown up. South Park: Post Covid will catch up with the boys 40 years down the road when they’re adults and need to work together again to solve a problem not revealed in the preview. […]

‘South Park’ Creators Elaborate on Paramount+ Movies Plan, Reveal New Details (Exclusive)

It has been two years since a new season of South Park arrived, but fans can rest easy as the Comedy Central staple is returning in early 2022. And before 2021 is up, two new South Park films will drop separately on Paramount+. On the heels of signing a $900 million megadeal with ViacomCBS, creators Trey […]