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[08/17/21 - 09:12 AM]
AMC Networks Announces Upcoming Premiere Dates for New and Returning Original Series and Specials This Fall
This fall, AMC Networks unveils a robust slate of compelling dramas, fan-favorite franchises, and highly-anticipated films across its channels and targeted streaming services including AMC, AMC+, Acorn TV, ALLBLK, BBC America, Shudder, Sundance Now, SundanceTV and WE TV.

[07/24/21 - 06:35 PM]
News from AMC+ and Shudder's Comic-Con@Home Panels
Highlights include "Creepshow" season three will premiere Thursday, September 23 on Shudder.

[07/16/21 - 09:06 AM]
Video: AMC+ Releases Trailer and Key Art for New Stop-Motion Animation Series "Ultra City Smiths" Ahead of July 22 Premiere
Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Jimmi Simpson, John C. Reilly, Bebe Neuwirth, Alia Shawkat and Kurtwood Smith are among the featured voice cast.

[07/07/21 - 07:22 AM]
AMC Networks Presents Extensive Lineup of Panels for New and Returning Favorites at This Year's Comic-Con@Home from July 23-25
"The Walking Dead," "Fear the Walking Dead," "The Walking Dead: World Beyond," "Ultra City Smiths," "Doctor Who," "Creepshow" and "Slasher: Flesh & Blood" are among the featured programs.

[06/28/21 - 11:17 AM]
AMC+ Releases First Look Photos for New Stop-Motion Animation Series "Ultra City Smiths" Ahead of July 22 Premiere
Kristen Bell, Bebe Neuwirth, Alia Shawkat, Kurtwood Smith, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Damon Herriman and Melissa Villaseñor star in the project.

[06/22/21 - 06:01 AM]
AMC+ Dives Into Summer with the World Premiere of the Original Limited Series "The North Water," from See-Saw Films Starring Jack O'Connell and Colin Farrell, on July 15
"The North Water" is an immersive drama based on the critically acclaimed, best-selling novel by Ian McGuire, and adapted and directed by Andrew Haigh.

[05/20/21 - 08:07 AM]
Kristen Bell, Dax Shepard, Alia Shawkat, Tim Meadows, Terry O'Quinn, Debra Winger and More Round Out All-Star Cast of the Stop-Motion Animation Series "Ultra City Smiths"
The first two episodes of the series will premiere on AMC+ on Thursday, July 22 with subsequent episodes dropping weekly, every Thursday.

[04/01/21 - 11:00 AM]
AMC Announces Voice Cast for All-New, Stop-Motion Animation Series "Ultra City Smiths"
Slated to premiere Summer 2021, the series will star John C. Reilly, Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Jimmi Simpson, Bebe Neuwirth, Melissa Villaseñor and Jason Mantzoukas.

[09/14/20 - 12:02 PM]
Steve Conrad Plus Stop-Motion Baby Doll Animation from Stoopid Buddy Stoodios Equals AMC's Latest Greenlight
The network ordered an initial season of six, 30-minute, episodes of "Mega City Smiths" scheduled for 2021.







ULTRA CITY SMITHS (AMC PLUS)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/22/21 - ???
STATUS:
on hiatus or fate to be determined
TIME SLOT:
completed airing its current season
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (6 episodes)
VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
completed airing its first season on 8/19/21; has yet to be renewed for a second season
DESCRIPTION:
(from AMC's press release, May 2021) From AMC Studios and created by Conrad, the Ultra City Smiths story unfolds via the stop-motion animation of baby dolls repurposed as a grown-up cast of characters. The series hinges on an investigation into the mysterious disappearance of fictional metropolis Ultra City's most famous magnate (Smith). Two intrepid detectives (Simpson and Randolph) follow the case, rallying to fight against their city's dangerous corruption, at a high cost to themselves and their families, all in pursuit of a gentler place to call home.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alia Shawkat as Little Grace
· Bebe Neuwirth as Lady Andrea The Giant
· Chris Conrad as Nico Onasis
· Damon Herriman as Street Hustler Boy
· Da'Vine Joy Randolph as Detective Gail Johnson
· Dax Shepard as Congressman Chris Pecker
· Debra Winger as Trish McSapphire
· Hana Mae Lee as Christina
· Jason Mantzoukas as Tim the TMZ reporter
· Jimmi Simpson as Detective David Mills
· John C. Reilly as Donovan Smith
· Julian Barratt as The Most Dangerous Man in the World
· Kristen Bell as Donella Pecker
· Kurtwood Smith as Carpenter K. Smith
· Luis Guzmán as Rodrigo Smalls
· Melissa Villaseñor as Sister Mary Margaret
· Sunita Mani as Detective Jaya Mukherjee
· Terry O'Quinn as Captain Krieger
· Tim Heidecker as Mayor Kevin de Maximum
· Tim Meadows as Deputy Mayor Jeff Thumb
· Tom Waits as The Narrator
CREW INFORMATION:
· Chris Waters as EP
· Eric Towner as EP
· Jeff Dieter as PROD
· Jennifer Scher as PROD
· John Harvatine IV as EP
· Matthew Senreich as EP
· Seth Green as EP
· Steve Conrad as CRTR/EP
· Tom Glynn as PROD
GENRE(S):
· comedy (all)
· comedy (animated)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· AMC Studios
· Stoopid Buddy Stoodios