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Showtime Orders Seven More Episodes of ‘Our Cartoon President’

Showtime’s half-hour animated Trump series Our Cartoon President isn’t leaving TV anytime soon. The network announced today that it’s ordered seven additional episodes of the Stephen Colbert-produced show, which will air sometime this summer. [...]

By Megh Wright

‘Archer: Danger Island’ Premieres on FXX in April

Season 9 of Archer now has a premiere date on FXX. The network announced today that the new season, titled Archer: Danger Island, is slated to debut Wednesday, April 25th at 10:00pm. Here’s more on what you can expect from the season via [...]

By Megh Wright

Not My ‘Cartoon President’

The first satirical portrayal of Hitler on film was in 1940, when Moe Howard lampooned Hitler in the Three Stooges short You Nazty Spy! Later that year, Charlie Chaplin played Adenoid Hynkel in his classic The Great Dictator. At the end of The [...]

By Harry Waksberg

Revisiting ‘Xavier: Renegade Angel,’ a 21st Century Traumedy

November marked the ten-year anniversary of Adult Swim’s broadcast of Xavier: Renegade Angel, a show that spanned two ten-episode seasons and for a small, rabid viewership still represents the crowning achievement of irreverent art collective [...]

By Max Carpenter

Netflix Renews Nick Kroll’s ‘Big Mouth’ for a Second Season

Nick Kroll and Andrew Goldberg’s animated series Big Mouth is returning for another season. In the above clip, Netflix announced that it’s renewed the show for a second season, which will premiere sometime in 2018. Here’s what Kroll told us [...]

By Megh Wright

Every Episode of ‘Futurama’ Heads to Hulu Next Week

Another comedy series is heading to Hulu. Today the streaming network announced that the entire Futurama library, including all four movies, will be available on Monday, October 16th. Like 30 Rock, Futurama was previously available on Netflix, [...]

By Megh Wright

A ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Movie Is in the Works

Get ready to see Bob’s Burgers on the big screen. According to Deadline, 20th Century Fox is working on a feature film for the animated series, which is slated to hit theaters in July 2020. “We’re thrilled to be invited to bring Bob’s [...]

By Megh Wright

The Three Ticks

Superheroes have gone mainstream. They stare back at us from every conceivable surface: movies, soda cans, and The CW. And every intellectual property under the sun -- from Heathers to Will & Grace -- is getting a second chance. So it makes [...]

By Bethy Squires