The Onion News Network (2011– )

TV Series  -   -  Comedy | News
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.0/10 from 552 users  
Reviews: 3 user | 10 critic

No one knows what makes America tick like the Onion News Network. Unsure of the future? The high-flying world of finance... See full synopsis »

0Check in

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 71 titles
created 17 Dec 2010
a list of 158 titles
created 09 May 2011
a list of 35 titles
created 21 Dec 2011
list image
a list of 382 titles
created 30 Jan 2012
a list of 33 titles
created 02 Oct 2012

Connect with IMDb

Share this Rating

Title: The Onion News Network (2011– )

The Onion News Network (2011– ) on IMDb 8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Onion News Network.


2 | 1 | unknown


2011 | unknown





Series cast summary:
 Brooke Alvarez (21 episodes, 2011)
Brad Holbrook ...
 Jim Haggarty / ... (11 episodes, 2011)
 Duncan Birch (11 episodes, 2011)
 Tracy Gill / ... (11 episodes, 2011)
 Tucker Hope (10 episodes, 2011)
 Madison Daly (10 episodes, 2011)


No one knows what makes America tick like the Onion News Network. Unsure of the future? The high-flying world of finance... See full synopsis »

Add Full Plot | Plot Synopsis


Comedy | News




Official Sites:



Release Date:

2011 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


Featured in The Nostalgia Critic: Is Parody Dead? (2013) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Clean, professional, unstinting in its satire
29 January 2011 | by (Dongshih, Taiwan) – See all my reviews

I love it! The Onion movie had the basic goods, but lacked cohesion. This format is perfect, and they execute it with aplomb.

It's not just funny: It's a vial of vitriol to the face of the pretense of culture and civility covering the rotting chassis of a heartless, soul-destroying high-tech, 24-hours-a-day, 7-days-a-week, passive-consent-manufacturing media juggernaut.

Just when you're thinking, "Who's going to it? Who's going to pull the plug on Moloch's life-support?", someone comes along and gives it the ol' college go. And this time, it's them Onion folks, "Bob" bless 'em! Check it out. It's well-done. It's contemporary, and at the same time, timeless. They run a no-bullstuff operation, which is always heartwarming to see. They might give you a glib, postmodern guffaw. But, if you pay close attention, they just might rattle you to your core.

The only reason I don't give them a 10 in my rating is that I reserve that for regular, narrative theatrical productions that also rattle me to *my* core. So it's amazing to think that they come this close.

6 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Let IFC know what you think! MrNellbox
Trying to be The Day Today...not The Daily Show... nerrt45
Tiny crawl.... JohnnyUpton12
Every other episode should be 'Today Now!' CuPoJava
K'Ronikka / Booty Wave CuPoJava
Last night's ep should've been re-edited Deirdre_dot
Discuss The Onion News Network (2011) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: