• South Park Is Returning For Its First Hour-Long Special

    15 days ago - By Cinema Blend

    South Park is coming back, and the wait is already almost over.
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  • Fox Sets Election-Themed Puppet Special ‘Let's Be Real' From Robert Smigel Based On French Format

    Fox Sets Election-Themed Puppet Special ‘Let's Be Real' From Robert Smigel Based On French Format

    15 days ago - By Deadline

    Fox Entertainment has slated Let's Be Real, a half-hour election-themed satirical puppet special executive produced by Robert Smigel. Airing Oct. 1, following the first 2020 Presidential debate, the comedy special will cover politics, pop culture and the 2020 election through topical sketches featuring puppets, celebrity cameos and remote pieces. Based on the French pop culture...
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  • South Park Tackling the Coronavirus with One-Hour ‘Pandemic Special'

    South Park Tackling the Coronavirus with One-Hour ‘Pandemic Special'

    15 days ago - By Mediaite

    Comedy Central
    South Park will be tackling the coronavirus in a one-hour episode titled “The Pandemic Special.” Comedy Central has released a teaser trailer for the special, which marks the first time in the show's 23-year history that it's airing an hour-long episode.
    Comedy Central released a description of the show's plot, which reads, “Randy comes to terms with his role in the COVID-19 outbreak as the on-going pandemic presents continued challenges to the citizens of South Park. The kids happily head back to school but nothing resembles the normal that they once knew; not their...
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  • South Park's Cartman Skips In-Person School in Pandemic Special - Watch

    15 days ago - By TV Line

    South Park Elementary is forgoing remote learning - and Eric Cartman is not having it. Comedy Central announced Tuesday that it will air an hour-long South Park episode focused on - what else? - the coronavirus crisis on Wednesday, Sept. 30 at 8/7c. The network also released a teaser trailer for the standalone special that finds everyone...
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  • ‘South Park' to Tackle ‘2020 Problems' With Special Pandemic-Themed Episode

    15 days ago - By The Wrap

    “South Park” is returning early this year to tackle the only story that's been on everyone's mind in 2020: The coronavirus pandemic.
    The long-running animated comedy will air a one-hour special on Wednesday, Sept. 30, that will see the residents of the small Colorado town deal with the very real, and still on-going, pandemic. You can watch a preview in the player above, which shows how Randy Marsh thinks the global health crisis can help him sell a lot of weed.
    Here is the logline for the special from Comedy Central, titled “The Pandemic Special”:
    Randy comes to terms with his role in the...
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