SUPERTED Reboot On The Way

After a Bananaman movie and a new Danger-Mouse series, the latest '80s animated adventure to get the reboot treatment is Superted. But, creator Mike Young says we should expect some of the elements that would be considered "un-PC" will be done away with..

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By Mark "RorMachine" Cassidy - 7/15/2014
SuperTed

I'm sure many of you will remember Superted: a teddy bear is tossed out of a factory, brought to life by a spotty alien and given super powers by Mother Nature herself. He then battles Texas Pete and his henchmen, some of whom might be considered les than politically correct by today's standards. “In SuperTed, we had a gun-slinging cowboy, a flamboyantly gay skeleton and a fat guy who had jokes made about his weight,” Young tells this week’s Radio Times. “And all these things you just wouldn’t do today. But you can still write the show in a funny, entertaining way.” The new series is expected to air on the BBC in 2016. More at the link below.
Source: Radio Times
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word1one - 7/15/2014, 4:32 AM
lame
pepe - 7/15/2014, 4:34 AM
Finaly.... Some real news!!!!!!!
Fap fap fap fap
SuperCat - 7/15/2014, 4:36 AM


SuperCat - 7/15/2014, 4:38 AM
Mrfreeze - 7/15/2014, 4:38 AM
He gets a reboot yet we can't get a proper actor to play me on the big screen
MrChuff - 7/15/2014, 4:39 AM
You guys across the pond have no idea how lucky you are to have had the likes of DC and Marvel dishing out endless gold to you while we had to suffer this kind of pure horseshit being slapped in our face.
Doopie - 7/15/2014, 4:40 AM
holy [frick] it's actually happening. the jokes i made about this
Mrfreeze - 7/15/2014, 4:40 AM
Imagine a Mr Freeze broadway show
Thank me later world
Mrfreeze - 7/15/2014, 4:45 AM
My name is mr freeze tip me later if you please
Batman and robin can drool stick with my I am way more cool
I like to chill so take a pill
We can go for a ride
In a snowy tide

Because I'm on ice
Bat girl looks nice
I could ride sleigh with her


Make them laugh
Make them sing
I am MR FREEEEZZZEEEEEE

It's a work in progress
MantiniuMan - 7/15/2014, 4:46 AM
Hey Film Fat Cats that regurgitate 80s Fare.....


THUNDER CATS HHHOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO
grif - 7/15/2014, 4:53 AM
this is shit.
Doopie - 7/15/2014, 4:53 AM
@MrFreeze

you need to fit in "you're not sending me to the cooler" somehow. And a line about the ice age
Vortigar - 7/15/2014, 4:59 AM
"In SuperTed, we had a gun-slinging cowboy, a flamboyantly gay skeleton and a fat guy who had jokes made about his weight"

But that stuff was awesome!

What, we're going to ignore the obvious obesity of a character out of fear of reprisal from fatqaida? Is the skeleton going to turn the kids gay? Or is he too arousing for the soccer moms? And didn't that gun slinging cowboy have half his face hanging off or something while still being the most capable of the lot? Way to sweep disability under the rug.

Sad news.
Vortigar - 7/15/2014, 5:01 AM
And it isn't even Americans doing it?

Its the BBC?!

WHA?!?!?!?
Floke - 7/15/2014, 5:01 AM
MyloSteamwitz - 7/15/2014, 5:02 AM
SUPERTED > everything
mgeoff88 - 7/15/2014, 5:18 AM
I would rather see this Ted with superpowers:

THEDARKKNIGHT1939 - 7/15/2014, 8:09 AM
ummmm
Areo - 7/15/2014, 8:38 AM
Slow news day Ror?
Mercwitham0uth - 7/15/2014, 12:41 PM
NinjaKickTheDamnRabbit - 7/15/2014, 1:10 PM
Supergrif
BritishMonkey - 7/15/2014, 1:14 PM
So there will be no flamboyant gay skeleton? No fat guy making jokes at his own weight?
Boooo!
AshleyJWilliams - 7/15/2014, 2:01 PM
Oh boy a politically correct remake of a good show?! Yeah no I think I will pass. So sick of this pg safe world we live in today.
norseman79 - 7/15/2014, 4:32 PM
[frick] political correctness.
JillyMcBeam - 7/16/2014, 1:14 PM
I miss @grifs Jesse Eisenberg is shit comments.

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