Last week, we discussed the surprising, albeit less surreal in 2009, news that Fox had picked up an animated TV pilot based on the characters of subversive comic book legend Peter Bagge. Today, the network has greenlit another new animated series, this one from Jonah Hill, who will co-write, provide voice work, and executive produce. Details after the jump…

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The me that is fifteen years younger is so thrilled right now. Fox has ordered a pilot for a potential animated series based on The Bradleys, which were some of the characters created by cartoonist Peter Bagge in the comics Neat StuffHate and later The Bradleys. Hate was centered around the drunken, socially fumbling antics of misanthrope Buddy Bradley, who has been Bagge’s signature character for years.

If you’d told me during the series’ heyday that it might have an animated series on a major network, I would have laughed. Just like I’m laughing (gleefully) now. Read More »