'South Park' Renewed by Comedy Central Through 2019!
By Leanne Aguilera
Oh my God, they're going to keep killing Kenny!
Comedy Central announced Wednesday morning that South Park has been renewed for three more seasons (which will bring its grand total up to 23 seasons!) and will give fans new and original episodes of the beloved animated series through 2019.
This massive deal between Comedy Central and South Park creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone solidifies that the Emmy Award-winning series will remain the longest-running primetime scripted series in cable. Cartman, Kyle, Stan and Kenny should be very proud of themselves!
Additionally, in a joint venture between Parker, Stone, and Viacom, Hulu will continue to be the exclusive streaming home of the entire South Park library, which after this deal will comprise of 304 episodes.
"South Park remains the bedrock of Comedy Central and we are thrilled that new episodes will continue to entertain audiences for years to come," Comedy Central president Michael Ganeless said in a statement. "The series remains as urgent and relevant now as the day it premiered and at nearly 20 seasons in it continues to draw generations of new fans."
Season 19 of South Park premieres Wednesday, Sept. 19 on Comedy Central.