• Netflix Orders Innovative Animated World War II Drama Series ‘The Liberator' From A+E Studios, Unique Features & Jeb Stuart

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Netflix has given a green light to The Liberator , a four-part World War II animated drama series based on the book by Alex Kershaw, from writer Jeb Stuart , A+E Studios, Bob Shaye and Michael Lynne's Unique Features and School of Humans. It marks A+E Studios' first series for Netflix as the A+E Networks' production unit has been branching out.
    The Liberator will be the first-ever project produced in a new enhanced hybrid animation...
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  • Syfy Orders ‘Alien News Desk' Animated Series from ‘SNL' Team

    Syfy Orders ‘Alien News Desk' Animated Series from ‘SNL' Team

    1 month ago - By Decider

    The weekly series follows two alien anchors who cover breaking news about the universe's most baffling species: the inscrutable Humans of Planet Earth.
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  • Syfy Orders Late-Night Animated Series ‘Alien News Desk' Starring Will Forte and Heidi Gardner

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Attention Earthlings: Syfy has ordered its first original late-night series, “Alien News Desk.” Starring Will Forte and Heidi Gardner, the comedy comes with a very heavy “SNL” pedigree.
    “Alien News Desk” is a weekly, half-hour topical animated series set in an extraterrestrial newsroom. The 12-episode series will “cover up-to-the-minute news and commentary about the universe's most baffling species - the inscrutable Humans of Planet Earth,” per Syfy.
    Forte and Gardner's characters, Drexx Drudlarr and Tuva Van Void, respectively, are pictured above. “Alien News Desk” is set to premiere in...
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  • Syfy Orders ‘Alien News Desk' Series From ‘SNL' Team In Original Animation Push

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Syfy has given a 12-episode order to Alien News Desk , a weekly half-hour topical animated series starring Will Forte and Heidi Gardner. The show, which will debut in early 2019, marks Syfy's first original late-night animated series and the network's first original late-night program overall.
    Alien News Desk has a strong Saturday Night Live pedigree. In addition to current SNL cast member Gardner and former star Forte voicing the two leads, SNL boss Lorne Michae...
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