Comedy Central Debuts Ugly Americans March 17

Ugly Americans are invading the airwaves of Comedy Central, starting March 17.

The half-hour animated horror-comedy series, which follows a social worker in charge of integrating such creatures as werewolves and vampires into life in New York City, will debut at 10:30 p.m.

The series stars Mark Lilly as Department of Integration agent Mark Lilly, Kurt Metzger as Mark’s zombie roommate, Natasha Leggero as Mark’s demon boss and office fling, Randy Pearlstein as an aging drunken wizard, Michael-Leon Wooley as a terrorizing demonic bureaucrat and Larry Murphy as a law-enforcement officer who despises non-humans. Additional characters are voiced by Mike Britt, Devin Clark, Pete Holmes and Julie Klausner.

David M. Stern, series developer and executive producer, began his career writing for The Wonder Years during its first three seasons. He went on to serve as a producer on The Simpsons during the first four seasons where he wrote many memorable episodes. He has served as a co-executive producer on the premiere season of the USA hit series Monk, as well as a co-executive producer on the Fox series Oliver Beene.

Series-creator Devin Clark has been involved with a broad range of television projects including work with HBO, MTV, Nickelodeon, TCM and The Cartoon Network, applying his design and narrative skills to everything from network graphics to traditional cartoons. His films and animation have been featured in Stash magazine, Animation Block Party, Rooftop Films, Ottawa Film Festival, Platform and Atom Films.

Stern and Daniel Powell are the executive producers of Ugly Americans. Aaron Augenblick serves as animation director, with animation by Augenblick Studios and Cuppa Coffee. Lisa Leingang is the executive in charge of production for Comedy Central.