Animation has traditionally been a form of entertainment that had to be produced well in advance. (Shows like The Simpsons can take up to a year or more to produce!) Then, along came South Park, which proved that animation can be made timely through technology. Now, with the headlines coming out of Washington changing daily, will that process will be put to the test with Stephen Colbert’s new animated series, Our Cartoon President? When we spoke with Colbert, he explained how the show will be affected by current events in the White House. (Click on the media bar below to hear Stephen Colbert)
Our Cartoon President gets its Showtime inauguration on Sunday, February 11.