NEW YORK, February 12, 2007 — In the ninth season of “South Park,” Stan, Kyle, Cartman and Kenny find themselves in the middle of hot button political issues and celebrity shenanigans. Released via COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment and Paramount Home Entertainment, “South Park: The Complete Ninth Season” DVD arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, March 6 and will also be available at http://shop.comedycentral.com.
“South Park: The Complete Ninth Season” DVD is an exclusive three-disc collector’s edition comprised of all 14 legendary episodes. In addition to the Emmy Award-winning episode, “Best Friends Forever” (original air date: March 30, 2005), this unforgettable compilation also includes the episode involving an A-list Hollywood celebrity and a cultish religious group in “Trapped in a Closet” (original air date: November 16, 2005). The bonus material contains five-to-seven minute mini-commentaries on all 14 episodes by creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone.
Launched in 1997, “South Park” remains the highest-rated series on COMEDY CENTRAL. The animated series was honored with the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award in the 65th Annual Peabody Awards competition and has been nominated for six Emmy Awards, winning the Emmy in 2005 for Outstanding Animated Program (less than an hour). Trey Parker and Matt Stone are co-creators and executive producers of “South Park,” with Anne Garefino also serving as executive producer.