Today, ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Group announced a “reimagination” of cult cartoon, The Ren & Stimpy Show, under Comedy Central.
This follows the announcement of a new Daria spin-off, Jodie, Chris Miller and Bill Lawrence’s reboot of Clone High, as well as Mike Judge’s return to Beavis and Butt-Head.
ViacomCBS Entertainment & Youth Group also announced Marvel Studios and former Fox Animation executive, Grant Gish, will lead its new Adult Animation Unit as Senior Vice President, Adult Animation, Entertainment & Youth Brands. During his tenure at Fox Animation, Gish helped develop Bob’s Burgers, and oversaw American Dad, both incredibly popular animated series.
ViacomCBS is doubling down on adult animation, utilizing their vast treasure trove of animated hits under MTV, many of which are still considered iconic.