Multiple Emmy-winning co-creators and executive producers Seth Green and Matthew Senreich announced at New York’s Comic-Con that that their Robot Chicken series will return with new episodes in 2013. The stop-motion animated series airs Sundays at midnight on Adult Swim and skewers pop culture figures and shows in a variety/sketch show format.
The series, which kicked off in February 2005, is one of Adult Swim’s top-rated original series and has won many Emmy noms and four wins, including outstanding shortform animated program (2010) and individual achievement in animation (2009, 2007, 2006).
Robot Chicken is created and executive produced by Stoopid Monkey Productions’ Green and Senreich and their Stoopid Buddy Stoodios partners, Buddy Systems’ John Harvatine IV and Eric Towner, who also serve as executive producers, and Janet Dimon as supervising producer. Green and Senreich also write and voice and Zeb Wells directs.
Among the nerdtastic voice talent featured in the most recent season of the show were 50 Cent, Malin Akerman, Sarah Chalke, Kat Dennings, Ke$ha, Zachary Levi, Seth MacFarlane, Jon Stewart and Joss Whedon.