PARAMOUNT+ REVEALS “SOUTH PARK: POST COVID” FIRST LOOK
PARAMOUNT+ REVEALS “SOUTH PARK: POST COVID” FIRST LOOK From MTV Entertainment Studios, the First of Two Exclusive “South Park” Events Debuts Thursday, Nov. 25
A Second New Exclusive Event to Follow in December, Only on Paramount+
Nov. 18, 2021 – Paramount+, the streaming service from ViacomCBS, today revealed a first look at the service’s upcoming exclusive original “South Park” event, titled SOUTH PARK: POST COVID, which will premiere on Paramount+ in the U.S. on Thursday, Nov. 25 and will also roll out on in the Nordics, Latin America, Australia and Canada.
In SOUTH PARK: POST COVID, we’ll find out the answer to the question: what happened to the children who lived through the pandemic? Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny survived, but will never be the same post COVID. “South Park” the series launched on August 13, 1997, and is based on the VHS-shared, animated short entitled “The Spirit of Christmas.” Co-creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone are executive producers, along with Anne Garefino and Frank C. Agnone II. Eric Stough, Adrien Beard, Bruce Howell and Vernon Chatman are producers. Christopher Brion is the creative director of South Park Digital Studios. “South Park’s” website is SouthPark.cc.com.
MTV Entertainment Studios’ expansive deal with Parker and Stone includes extending “South Park” on Comedy Central through 2027 and taking cable’s longest-running scripted series – August 13, 2022 marks the franchise’s 25th anniversary – through an unprecedented 30th season. In addition to the series extension, the new deal includes 14 “South Park” original made-for-streaming events exclusively for Paramount+. The series has earned five Emmy Awards, to date, and a George Foster Peabody Award.