Television

Comedy Central gives Key & Peele an animated series

Comedy Central has confirmed that they have extended the Emmy-nominated “Key & Peele” and also has given a development deal to Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele to expand their Critiquer’s Corner “Vandaveon & Mike” characters into an animated series,
 
The announcement was made today by Kent Alterman, President, Content Development and Original Programming, Comedy Central.
 
“Key & Peele” is created by and stars Key and Peele and is Executive Produced by Key, Peele, Jay Martel, Ian Roberts and Joel Zadak. Gary Mann and Tara Schuster are the Executives in Charge of Production for Comedy Central. This extension brings the fourth season order to 22 episodes, 20 originals plus two “best of” episodes. The animated project in development is based on their “Vandaveon & Mike” characters set as 12 year-old hall monitors navigating their way through middle school.