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'South Park' creators miss deadline; rerun airs Wednesday

'South Park' creators miss deadline; rerun airs Wednesday

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- "South Park" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker were unable to complete this week's episode of the U.S. show due to a power outage, Comedy Central said.
Trey Parker and Matt Stone form new studio

Trey Parker and Matt Stone form new studio

NEW YORK, Jan. 14 (UPI) -- Trey Parker and Matt Stone, co-creators of TV's "South Park" and Broadway's "The Book of Mormon," say they have teamed up to form their own studio.
'South Park' co-conspirator sentenced

'South Park' co-conspirator sentenced

FAIRFAX, Va., June 23 (UPI) -- A New York man was sentenced to 138 months in prison for threats against "South Park" creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker over an episode featuring Mohammed.
'Book of Mormon' to open in London

'Book of Mormon' to open in London

LONDON, June 8 (UPI) -- A production of the Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" is to open in London next year, producers announced.
Casts of 'Newsies,' 'Once,' 'Evita' to perform at Tonys

Casts of 'Newsies,' 'Once,' 'Evita' to perform at Tonys

NEW YORK, June 4 (UPI) -- The 2012 Tony Awards show in New York is to feature performances by the casts of "Newsies," "Nice Work If You Can Get It," "Once" and "Evita," CBS said.
Stars tabbed to present Tonys

Stars tabbed to present Tonys

NEW YORK, June 1 (UPI) -- Ellen Barkin, Candice Bergen, Jessica Chastain, Sheryl Crow and Nick Jonas are to be presenters at the 66th Tony Awards ceremony in New York.
'Mormon' stars extend contracts

'Mormon' stars extend contracts

NEW YORK, Jan. 23 (UPI) -- Josh Gad, Andrew Rannells, Nikki M. James and Rory O'Malley have extended their contracts with the Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" through February 2013.
'South Park' renewed through 2016

'South Park' renewed through 2016

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- U.S. cable network Comedy Central says it has renewed its irreverent animated series "South Park" through 2016 and its 20th season.

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'Mormon' producers: No film in the works

'Mormon' producers: No film in the works

NEW YORK, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Matt Stone and Trey Parker say no film version of their hit Broadway musical "The Book of Mormon" is in the works, contrary to reports claiming there is.

'South Park' snacks headed for Walmart

NEW YORK, July 20 (UPI) -- Comedy Central said it is celebrating the 15th season of "South Park" by selling Cheesy Poofs, and giving out free samples of the fictional snacks in San Diego.
'Goes,' 'Mormon' win Critics Circle Awards

'Goes,' 'Mormon' win Critics Circle Awards

NEW YORK, May 17 (UPI) -- The Broadway musicals "Anything Goes" and "The Book of Mormon" were big winners when Outer Critics Circle Awards were announced in New York.
'Book of Mormon' to start tour in Denver

'Book of Mormon' to start tour in Denver

NEW YORK, May 13 (UPI) -- "The Book of Mormon," the Broadway musical that recently earned 14 Tony Award nominations, is to begin its national tour in Denver in December 2012.
Baldwin, Cryer to appear at Comedy Awards

Baldwin, Cryer to appear at Comedy Awards

NEW YORK, March 24 (UPI) -- Alec Baldwin, Jon Cryer, Will Ferrell, Adam McKay and Garry Shandling are confirmed to attend The Comedy Awards ceremony in New York, organizers said.
'Book of Mormon' begins rehearsals

'Book of Mormon' begins rehearsals

NEW YORK, Jan. 11 (UPI) -- "The Book of Mormon," the new Broadway musical from the creators of "South Park" and the co-creator of "Avenue Q," has begun rehearsals in New York.
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Trey Parker (L) and Matt Stone, producers of "The Book of Mormon," pose with all the Tony Awards their play received along with the honor of Best Musical during the 65th Annual Tony Awards at the Beacon Theatre on June 12, 2011 in New York City. UPI/Monika Graff.
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Trey Parker (born Randolph Severn Parker III; October 19, 1969) is an American animator, screenwriter, director, producer, voice artist, musician and actor, best known for being the co-creator of the television series South Park along with his creative partner and best friend Matt Stone.

Parker started his film career in 1992, making a holiday short titled Jesus vs. Frosty. His first success came from Cannibal! The Musical. From there he made another short titled Jesus vs. Santa, which led him and his college friend, Matt Stone, to create the animated television series South Park, which began airing on television in 1997. He has won 4 Emmy Awards for his role in South Park, winning for both "Outstanding Programming More Than One Hour" and "Outstanding Programming Less Than One Hour".

He has co-written and co-directed the 2011 multi-Tony Award winning musical The Book of Mormon.

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