ANIMATION DOMINATION HIGH-DEF
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AXE COP Premieres Saturday, July 27 (11:00 PM-12:30 AM ET/PT) as Part of the All-New
ANIMATION DOMINATION HIGH-DEF Programming Block on FOX
ANIMATION DOMINATION HIGH-DEF, FOX's new alternative animated programming block, will premiere on air Saturday, July 27 (11:00 PM-12:30 AM ET/PT) on FOX. In its debut season, ANIMATION DOMINATION HIGH-DEF will feature a number of new quarter-hour animated series, including AXE COP, based on the hit graphic novel; AND HIGH SCHOOL USA!, created by Dino Stamatopoulos ("Community"). As part of the network's overall Animation Domination High-Def initiative, the late-night block will serve as the on-air component of FOX's digital, multi-platform animation network. In anticipation of the broadcast launch, daily exclusive digital shorts and GIFs can be found at www.FOXADHD.com.
ABOUT "AXE COP":
Operating on only two minutes of sleep a night and fueled by a diet consisting solely of birthday cake, awesome superhero AXE COP and his loyal partner, FLUTE COP, unleash their unique brand of vigilante justice on bad guys everywhere. Created and written by Malachai Nicolle (age five) and his brother, Ethan Nicolle (age 30), AXE COP was developed for television by Nick Weidenfeld and Judah Miller (AMERICAN DAD). Weidenfeld, Hend Baghdady, Matt Silverstein and Dave Jeser ("Drawn Together") serve as executive producers. The series ensemble cast includes Megan Mullally ("Childrens Hospital," "Will & Grace"), Patton Oswalt ("Young Adult," "Ratatouille"), Ken Marino ("Childrens Hospital," "Party Down"), Peter Serafinowicz ("Shaun of the Dead") and weekly guest stars such as Giancarlo Esposito ("Revolution"); rapper Tyler, The Creator; Jonathan Banks ("Breaking Bad"); Rob Huebel ("Despicable Me"); and Dan Harmon ("Community").