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

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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