The Ren & Stimpy Show Is Latest Viacom Animated Series Revived by Comedy Central

ViacomCBS hires Grant Gish to head up major adult animation push

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The original Ren & Stimpy Show debuted on Nickelodeon in 1991, and ran for five seasons. Nickelodeon

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Everything old is new again at Comedy Central, which reviving yet another beloved ’90s Viacom animated series. After picking up MTV’s Beavis and Butt-Head and a Daria spinoff last month, the network has ordered a new version of The Ren & Stimpy Show.

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