'South Park' on Blu-ray for the First Time! COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment(R) Releases the Complete Twelfth Season of 'South Park,' Uncensored and on Blu-ray, Hitting Stores on Tuesday, March 10

Mar 04, 2009
By ViacomCBS Staff

"South Park's" 13th Season Premieres Wednesday, March 11 At 10:00 P.M. ET/PT

"South Park: The Complete Twelfth Season Uncensored" DVD Arrives In Stores on Tuesday, March 10

COMEDY CENTRAL Home Entertainment® and Paramount Home Entertainment will release "South Park" in Blu-ray for the first time ever. "South Park: The Complete Twelfth Season Uncensored" Blu-ray arrives in stores nationwide on Tuesday, March 10 and will also be available at http://shop.comedycentral.com.

In the 12th season, the boys are consumed with helping a pop princess who's down on her luck, negotiating a truce for striking Canadians and preventing giant rodents from destroying the world. One landmark episode follows the new president-elect from his acceptance speech to his first official duty as Commander in Chief.

"South Park: The Complete Twelfth Season Uncensored" Blu-ray and DVD features all fourteen episodes in an exclusive three-disc set. The collection includes the following bonus materials:

    --  "Six Days to South Park: A Day-by-Day Making of the 'Super Fun Time'
        episode of 'South Park'"
    --  "Making Boobage: behind-the-scenes footage and interviews of the
        people who made 'Major Boobage'" happen
    --  A behind-the-scenes look at "About Last Night" (available in HD on the
        Blu-ray version)
    --  The ever-popular "commentary-minis" by co-creators Trey Parker and
        Matt Stone

Launched in 1997, "South Park," kicking off its 13th season on Wednesday, March 11, remains the highest-rated series on COMEDY CENTRAL. "South Park" regularly airs on Wednesdays at 10:00 p.m. and repeats Wednesdays at 12:00 a.m., Thursdays at 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m. and Sundays at 10:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m. and 3:00 a.m.

Trey Parker and Matt Stone are co-creators and executive producers of the Emmy® and Peabody® Award-winning "South Park" with Anne Garefino as executive producer. "South Park's" Web site is www.southparkstudios.com.

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Renata Luczak,
renata.luczak@comedycentral.com; or
For Paramount Home Entertainment,
Brenda Ciccone,