Andy Samberg has discovered his voice solid for animated comedy collection Digman!
Tim Robinson, star of oddball Netflix sketch comedy I Assume You Ought to Go away, is one in all six solid within the collection, which additionally contains Mitra Jouhari (Three Busy Debras), Dale Soules (Orange Is The New Black), Guz Khan (Our Flag Means Dying), Melissa Fumero (Brooklyn 9-9) and Tim Meadows (The Goldbergs).
The collection will air on Comedy Central.
It marks the primary collection written and produced by Brooklyn 9-9 star Samberg, alongside Brooklyn 9-9 author Neil Campbell, who serves as showrunner.
The half-hour animated collection Digman! is about in a world the place archaeologists are large celebrities and the good folks on the planet, with Samberg offering the voice of the protagonist, Rip Digman.
The collection is created by Samberg and Campbell and produced by CBS Studios alongside Ali Bell and The Lonely Island’s Occasion Over Right here banner.
Titmouse Studios will government produce, with Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, Antonio Canobbio and Ben Kalina. Grant Gish serves as government producer with Sachi Ezura as co-executive producer and Michael Stanger as supervising producer for MTV Leisure Studios.
“As children we had been led to imagine that archaeologists are all bad-ass, adventure-seeking rock stars, however after spending 20 lengthy years pursuing careers in archaeology we now see that was a lie perpetuated by Large Hollywood. So we created Digman! to lastly carry our childhood desires to life. Plus, we seen a dearth of recent TV exhibits not too long ago and figured it was wholly on us to carry the world what it’s lacking essentially the most: content material.”
“Andy is a singular artistic pressure with a imaginative and prescient to discover daring, genre-shifting, comedic storytelling,” stated Nina L. Diaz, President of Content material and Chief Artistic Officer, Paramount Media Networks & MTV Leisure Studios. “We’re thrilled to companion with him, The Lonely Island and CBS Studios on Digman! – the primary collection Andy has written and produced – to Comedy Central’s sturdy animation line-up.”
“Animation continues to develop into an much more vital a part of our comedy slate,” added David Stapf, President of CBS Studios “On Digman!, we’re lucky to be working with an extremely gifted workforce of writers, animators and voice expertise, together with our improbable companions at The Lonely Island, MTV Leisure and Comedy Central.”