After getting shut out for year after year, South Park has now won their fifth Emmy Award. Incredible. Congrats to Matt Stone and Trey Parker! Here's the press release:
NEW YORK, September 16, 2013 – “South Park” received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program last night at the 2012-2013 Creative Arts Primetime Emmy Awards, as awarded by the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences.
Five-time Emmy winner “South Park” was awarded the Emmy for the “Raising the Bar” episode. The series has also won the prestigious Peabody® Award for Excellence in Broadcasting.
“South Park” returns for its 17th season with ten all-new episodes beginning on Wednesday, September 25 at 10:00 p.m.
And keep in mind, the 16th Season will be released in Blu-Ray and DVD September 24th.