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Robot Chicken 

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Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion animation is featured in sketches lampooning everything from television movies to comic books.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Seth Green ...  Various / ... 186 episodes, 2001-2018
Matthew Senreich ...  Man / ... 121 episodes, 2001-2018
Breckin Meyer ...  Superman / ... 95 episodes, 2001-2018
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Pop culture references fly thick and fast as stop-motion animation is featured in sketches lampooning everything from television movies to comic books.

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Animation | Comedy

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Official Sites:

Adult Swim | Adult Swim [UK] | See more »

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A.D.D. TV See more »

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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show is based on a regular feature in ToyFare Magazine, of which Matthew Senreich was the Editor. The feature was titled "Twisted ToyFare Theater" and had various toys in bizarre situations. Then, Senreich interviewed Seth Green for his magazine, and Green approached Senreich about doing an animated series based on the magazine feature. The result was an Internet series titled "Sweet J Presents", which aired on Sony's website in 2001. Green and Senreich then pitched the show to the Cartoon Network. See more »

Quotes

Velma: No! All my friends are dead and I'm still a virgin!
Don Knotts: You think your life is bad? I just found out one of my tenants might be a flaming homosexual! And someone just killed me.
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Crazy Credits

During the "Williams Street" production bumper at the end of the credits, a metal chiming sound can be heard. These is the exact same sounds used in the bumper for Jack Webb's production company, Mark VII Limited, in the late 1960s. See more »

Alternate Versions

The aired episodes have all utterances of "Jesus Christ" as a swear word bleeped out. The DVD leaves them uncensored, but still censors all other language. See more »

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It's insane, twisted, sick... IT'S FANTASTIC!!!
15 April 2005 | by CountVladDraculaSee all my reviews

This is great! This is the best thing I've seen Cartoon Network do. Seth Green is a warped genius. This is madness in it's purest form.

Robot Chicken is a sketch show that uses action figures and various dolls to act out scenes in stop motion animation. It's only fifteen minutes long and only airs once a week but it's great fun. It's so completely random that you have no idea what's going to happen next. Nothing is sacred. Adult Swim has a real gem with this one.

This show is fun. It's like watching a mad man play with his old childhood toys. You can't help but look as you see Seth Green's sick imagination unfold bizarre and comedic situations for several famous characters with their action figure counter parts. Various celebrities lend their voices. I hope this show lasts a good long while.


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