Paramount+ has introduced that its upcoming authentic film Beavis and Butt-Head Do the Universe will premiere on the service Thursday, June 23, marking the duo’s first on-screen look in additional than 10 years. The film will even be obtainable to stream internationally in all territories the place the service is on the market. Along with the brand new film, the complete library of over 200 remastered “Beavis and Butt-Head” episodes will stream completely on the service, together with a brand new sequence coming later this yr.
A story that technically spans two centuries, BEAVIS AND BUTT-HEAD DO THE UNIVERSE guarantees to take a seat atop all future lists of the Dumbest Science Fiction Films Ever Made. The saga begins when Beavis and Butt-Head wind up at area camp by “inventive sentencing” from a juvenile court docket choose in 1998. Mistaking a docking simulator for one thing else (huh huh), Beavis and Butt-Head excel at it and are requested to affix the area shuttle mission in a PR transfer. After ruining the mission, they’re left for lifeless in area and find yourself going by a black gap and reemerging again on Earth in 2022, solely to find a really totally different world – and discover themselves thought-about Buttholes of Curiosity by the NSA, the governor of Texas, and a extremely smart model of themselves from a parallel universe. Additionally they nearly lose their virginity, however don’t.
“Beavis and Butt-Head had been defining voices of a technology, and to at the present time, the present is among the most well-known and beloved animated IPs of all time,” mentioned Chris McCarthy, president/CEO, Paramount Media Networks and MTV Leisure Studios. “Mike Decide has reimagined this dynamic duo in a manner that’s certain to have each previous followers and new ones alike laughing out loud – and we couldn’t be extra excited to carry them again into our quickly increasing arsenal of hit grownup animation.”
“Reuniting Beavis and Butt-Head is the neatest dumb transfer one might make, and we jumped on the alternative,” mentioned Tanya Giles, chief programming officer of streaming for Paramount+. “Solely a duo this iconic would carry us to area and again and we’re so excited to share their epic, nacho-filled journey with audiences.”
BEAVIS AND BUTT-HEAD DO THE UNIVERSE options the voices of Mike Decide, Gary Cole, Chris Diamantopoulos, Nat Faxon, Brian Huskey, Chi McBride, Tig Notaro, Stephen Root, Andrea Savage, Martin Starr and Jimmy O. Yang.
An unique have a look at the brand new film will debut throughout the 2022 MTV Film & TV Awards, which air stay Sunday, June 5, at 8PM, ET/PT.
Created and voiced by author, producer and director Mike Decide, the characters of Beavis and Butt-Head originated in Decide’s 1992 quick movie “Frog Baseball,” which was broadcast by MTV’s animation showcase “Liquid Tv.” After MTV commissioned a full sequence across the characters, “Beavis and Butt-Head” ran for seven seasons from March 8, 1993, to Nov. 28, 1997. The sequence was revived in 2011 with an eighth season airing on MTV. Throughout its preliminary run, “Beavis and Butt-Head” obtained widespread crucial popularity of its satirical, scathing commentary on society. The present’s recognition spawned varied associated media, together with the theatrical movie “Beavis and Butt-Head Do America” in 1996.
BEAVIS AND BUTT-HEAD DO THE UNIVERSE is executive-produced by Mike Decide, Lew Morton and Michael Rotenberg, and Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, Ben Kalina, and Antonio Canobbio for Titmouse.