JL: No, no, that’s good, you chuckled at it. And they can regret it…. Publication date 2007-11-04 Topics xavier renegade angel, xra, adult swim, animation, adult swim, cartoon, 2007, comedy, animation Language English. JL: And then somehow after we talk to them, they always say they regret it. Co-Executive Produced by Lisa M. Thomas. You fucking elite, liberal-latte fuck-head. You can go back home now.”. He came in, he’s supposed to be the doctor, it’s like this stupid joke of a shit-kicker town with a shit-kicker doctor. AVC: So then if it didn’t start with the name, can we talk about the origin? Today: Paul is counting on you. JL: Same with the other shows. JL: We tend to write just hillbilly jokes for hours, which is really quite easy. Chatman and his Wonder Showzen partner, John Lee, first came up with the idea for a demented kids’ show in the early ’90s, when they were prank-pulling students at San Francisco State. Sesame Street existed. He’s so good at that that we just thought, “Let’s take away his number-one move and make him pre-verbal,” with the goal of getting him to that place. VC: They literally pick it up, they get excited and think, “Oh the idea of a show with these guys is always great!” [Laughs.]. Is that how you intended it? We just put our passion into it. AVC: Structurally, it’s really the most straightforward thing you guys have done. So the record shows: lather, rinse, repeat. JL: At this point do you even care to interview us, or do you just put on the recorder and hear us ramble? AVC: Will there be more at this point? It’s like, “Oh, you don’t get it?” They’re actors. Vernon Chatman started as a stand-up comedian in the mid ‘90s, but is best known for his Emmy Award-winning comedy writing, alone and as a member of the multi-disciplinary collective, PFFR. With Vernon Chatman, John Lee, Alyson Levy, Evan Seligman. Is this going to be a sexy interview? So it was you! VC: She was definitely a little nervous at first, but she is made of elastic. JL: Uh, we consider all people the opposite sex from us. It’s all repression. We’ll try to fuck around as much as possible to avoid it, to the point where we’re like, “Oh now we’re doubly screwed. You motherfucker. Wonder Showzen was created by Vernon Chatman and John Lee, who pitched to the USA Network in 2000, but after a few minutes of viewing, executives there quickly concluded it did not fit the network's programming style. John Michael Lee[1] (born 1972) is an American television producer, writer, director, voice actor and musician best known for his work on the MTV2 comedy series Wonder Showzen as a member of the rock band/art collective PFFR. VC: You believed it? This is all based on the essay he wrote. [Laughs. They just got too into it and started making fun of the South. You see? The show was produced by PFFR, with animation by Cinematico. Format: DVD. That’s my hope of the show: that barrel fish will die. AVC: You guys are probably very good at talking women into having intercourse with you, aren’t you? John Lee: To be loved. JL: I think this is more accessible because it’s adult human beings. We won. AVC: Is that true of the entire cast though? It’s so much better than the movie. VC: Yeah, but people don’t know that. We cast him based on his face alone. Coronavirus Tuesday, Dec. 22: Monroe County reports 18 new cases; Vernon … Vernon Chatman and John Lee are co-creators of the MTV2 series Wonder Showzen as well as the Adult Swim shows Xavier: Renegade Angel and The Heart, She Holler. Vernon Chatman and John Lee are the creators of “Wonder Showzen”, which is quite simply, brilliant.The show is much more than a parody of a kids show. JL: I felt like we were hurting her or damaging her. VC: We don’t think for one second until we get a check. Vernon Chatman (born October 31, 1972) is an American television producer, writer, voice actor, stand-up comedian, musician and a member of PFFR, an art collective based in Brooklyn, New York City.He created the television series Wonder Showzen and Xavier: Renegade Angel and produces and voices characters for South Park.. VC: When you watched the show did you eat yourself at all? VC: We couldn’t say that, otherwise MTV would have a lawsuit, so that’s absurd. The show is rated TV-MA. Lee and Chatman are also the creators of Wonder Showzen. It usually acts like an ordinary hand, but in the episodes "The 6th Teat of Good Intentions" and "El Tornadador", it appeared to have a life of it… VC: He was already poverty-stricken, probably due to some of my policies that I endorse. It’s such a nice phrase. We’ll kind of piss on that territory. Did you figure out the puzzle? So it’s not a thing. Club about their actors, Halloween, and the philosophy of poop jokes. His left hand is a snake from the elbow downwards. VC: Yes, this is our most emotional right now. The pair also co-created Snoop Dogg's 2002 MTV sketch show Doggy Fizzle Televizzle. Vernon Chatman (born circa 1972) is a television producer, writer, voice actor, stand-up comedian, musician and a member of PFFR, an art collective based in Brooklyn, NYC. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. JL: Each family was going to be named after one. But there’s nothing legal about it. And she committed to that so hard. Created by Vernon Chatman, John Lee. JL: She screamed when she slept during this entire production. We double won now. We won’t integrate it in this question just real quick. JL: I actually flavor my toenails. VC: Because Heather is funny in such a specific and not-dependent-on-anything-else way. © 2021 TheTVDB.com, A Whip Media Company. JL: That’s a Foucault essay. We’ve snuck so many things into your mouth. Vernon Chatman (Actor), John Lee (Actor) Rated: NR. [Plays some musical instrument in the background.]. Club, having danced and joked around questions twice before—once while promoting their feral-genius not-for-kids kids show Wonder Showzen, and once while promoting their philosophizing-manimal cartoon series Xavier: Renegade Angel. Under their production company PFFR, Vernon Chatman and John Lee have made some of the most brilliantly and aggressively weird programming to ever air on television. So can we consummate the interview? No. JL: And for a long time we’ve wanted to do a show where the punchlines are nightmares. Did you have a rib removed to be able to do that? VC: Yeah, but again, that’s the kind of thing where we literally don’t do that as a way to nod to the thing. We are John Lee and Vernon Chatman - producers of Adult Swim’s "The Heart, She Holler," as well as WONDER SHOWZEN and "Delocated"! VC: It seems like we’re going to do more, but we can’t make that announcement and if you print it—. There is no “way” for our federation. No one’s ever done a show about human beings. AVC: So have you thought about where the show might go? Jessica Chapman currently lives in Vernon Rockville, CT; in the past Jessica has also lived in Enfield CT and Ellington CT. Other names that Jessica uses includes Jessica L Chapman, Jessica L Delano and Jessica Lee Chapman. We have sonicular proof of your moistness. People respect us! It’s like something in the room explodes. JL: [Laughs.] VC: I don’t think that a professional interviewer would challenge the professionality of the interviewee. Are You Sure? 4.9 out of 5 stars 6 ratings. Vernon Chatman and John Lee of. AVC: Patton Oswalt described the show, and I wonder if you guys agree, as what the worst hipster in Brooklyn imagines a Southern town is like. Ninety-nine percent were our first choice. AUA. AVC: Well, the last couple of times we talked, I wasn’t able to really ask many questions, so I didn’t bring many this time. AVC: When you’re calling Patton Oswalt, what do you tell him the show is about to get him excited? The puppets are having a science fair and Chauncey is the judge. Together with long time friend John Lee VC: So, where do you think it should go? JL: He’s got a really great doe-eyed quality. Dear Sedaratives, Does electrolysis really work? It’s episodic, but there’s a through-line that carries it. Which one won? You idiot! If you get him a-giggling, he’ll say yes to anything. It was really impressive. I think it just makes it more accessible. Leo Fitzpatrick plays the preacher, and whatever he does he just can’t help but have this very unique and particularly awkward personality. The network told us that if you watch all six episodes and if you’re not compelled to eat a part of your own body, they’ll give you $1,000. What was the pitch like? There’s a whole new thing that’s beyond sarcasm. Executive Produced by PFFR (Chatman, Alyson Levy, and John Lee) with Solen. Is that fair to say? VC: He has the goofiest face. VC: Yes, pillows in between your legs to keep you from crushing your own balls at night. JL: Emotional rehab. VC: Does your wife know you can do that? Club: Where are you speaking so low and sexily? VC: It’s going to be based on the dotted line in Family Circus. It just happened. It’s a good thing you didn’t tell us your kid’s name. Rent Wonder Showzen (2005) starring Vernon Chatman and John Lee on DVD and Blu-ray. Vernon Chatman: Oh, we’re doing this sex-style? Is there a delete button at The Onion? JL: A sonic poem. Like, he literally got on the subway like that? AVC: 17 months. This happened to me when I was 8!” [Laughs.] Early life. I think Xavier was straightforward with the concept and this is straight forward as a concept. JL: We realized Heather’s character has no jokes, but somehow she made it quite funny and compelling. ABOUT VERNON: Vernon Chatman is a Peabody recipient and four-time Emmy winning producer, writer, director, and voice actor. JL: It’s a share circle, not a family circle. He voices Wordsworth, one of the main puppet characters and provides various other voices on the show. They met as undergraduates at San Francisco State University. Highway To Heaven existed. AVC: Is Highway To Heaven the inspiration for Xavier? JL: Oh good. Regret? An all-cynical, all-evil absurdist variety show that parodies the classic educational PBS shows of the 1970s, made up of old cartoons and educational films, children, and puppets from one's worst nightmares. Would you ask The Beatles that question? Vernon Chatman is a producer and writer, known for South Park (1997), The Shivering Truth (2018) and The Heart, She Holler (2011). Vernon Chatman and John Lee of. AVC: So what was the pitch for The Heart, She Holler like? It’s like, we have a conversation and we completely fuck around and have side conversations. When I contacted Vernon Chatman and John Lee, creators of “Wonder Showzen,” I assumed there would be a civilized exchange of ideas based in artistic creativity and breaking down the boundaries of political correctness. Vernon Chatman (born October 31, 1972) is an American television producer, writer, voice actor, stand-up comedian, musician and a member of PFFR, an art collective based in Brooklyn, ... Xavier: Renegade Angel is an American CGI fantasy-comedy television series created by John Lee, Vernon Chatman, Jim Tozzi and Alyson Levy. VC: And he’s got a lot of room to grow. Dear Sedaratives, Does electrolysis really work? He’s written for The Chris Rock Show and Late Night with Conan O’Brien , along with other programs. Vernon O. Chapman Boydston, 91, of Huntsville, and formerly of Ider, passed away on Monday, April 13, 2015 JL: We just put a doctor’s coat on him and were like, “Thank you. VC: Fou-cault! It’s internal. JL: And we got some passionate actors and they’re passionate about the project. Lee directed the 2016 Pee-wee Herman film Pee-wee's Big Holiday. JL: Kristen looks awesome. This is the truth: We always had a 5-minute mark. VC: And he looks so much like Warren Oates it’s just disturbing. VC: We want people to care more than they actually do. VC: You chewed John’s toenails? Wonder Showzen-Wikipedia Kristen gets to be a great screaming asshole. VC: That’s the other thing. The External World David O'Reilly, 2010. VC: To be fair, every year you choose your mom’s outfit. They’re actors who they hire to walk around in those ridiculous clothes, who started to think they were real. Vernon Chatman and John Lee of Xavier: Renegade Angel. JL: I literally thought you meant catch-up like ketchup and I was wondering, “Do I not remember?”. Wonder Showzen è stato creato da John Lee e Vernon Chatman originariamente per USA Network nel 2000 ma fu rifiutato perché ritenuto non in linea con gli standard della rete. VC: It wasn’t an insult until you said that. He kept a little rape in between his teeth so he could just suck on it later on in the day. Okay, get us wet! JL: And then we’d take the best ones and figure out a plot according to these stupid jokes. Let’s bite him. Vernon Chatman and John Lee have a strange interview history with The A.V. AVC: I guess you’re doing my job for me, so I could do your job for you as well, a kind of tit for tat. JL: It would be a bigger nightmare than this show. Patton is so hyper-verbal, he goes on these sprees and rants. Help us out of this corner. Lee is long time friends with fellow PFFR member and television producer Vernon Chatman. JL: Yeah, they can regret it all the time. JL: While you were having sex, you moaned your future child’s name the entire time? Actors : Vernon Chatman, John Lee, Alyson Levy, Evan Seligman, Scarlett Sperduto Language : English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), Unqualified (DTS ES 6.1) Studio : MTV John Lee, Vernon Chatman, Alyson Levy and Jim Tozzi are the main cast and creators of the show. VC: Yeah, she’s like a whole different show is going on if you could put a camera inside of her. He’s a Broadway actor. I’m not so sure. It premiered at midnight on November 4, 2007, on Adult Swim, and November 1, 2007, on the Adult Swim website. Chatman was born in Brooklyn, New York. JL: But when its ass eats its own brain, it’s a philosophical conundrum. Oh and the doctor! Wednesday's Best Deals: Aukey Webcam, PlayStation Plus, Eastbay Athleisure, Dog Chew Toys, and More. AVC: It feels like an hour-long movie. We would literally start to talk to people and within five minutes, they would walk away. Is there a way to cut out some of the bullshit? AVC: Should we try that question again? Xavier is a faun-like wanderer/seeker who is traveling across the land to find out the truth about his mysterious origin. And you’re agreeing to it, right? JL: No, we didn’t. AVC: Speaking of network executives, do you guys have to run anything by anybody as you’re shooting? But he just gave it to us instinctively in a way that grounded it. VC: So did your child start with the name? We’re above pitching. The animation studio is HouseSpecial. AVC: Could we get a photo of you in the daddy cat costume? Ronald Lee Koebernick, 78, of Wilton died Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2020, at Mayo Health Center in La Crosse. We thought the lines were disgusting, but he just made them gross. VC: But your toes are completely well groomed and pedicured. The quarter-hour animated series is directed by Chatman and Cat Solen. Do you know yet? Did you figure out what the show means? He voices Wordsworth, one of the main puppet characters and provides various other voices on the show. AVC: Where did you guys find Jonathan Hadary, who plays the dad? JL: When I was a child I used to chew my toenails. JL: We’re like the Thelonious Monk of jokes. We’re professional, what do you got? How old is the little sweetie? We think there should be a cleansing blood rain in America every 10 minutes, and then we won’t get sick. We were actually quite lucky. She just kind of takes over and morphs into exactly what she needs to be and then can’t turn it off. VC: No, not everybody’s ticklish. You have no idea. So when I chew on them it’s a little more pleasant. Like the Death Star or Rome, we are hurtling … We use all these people who are very good at emotions because Vernon and I are very poor at emotions. JL: Did you inject a name into your wife and get her pregnant? But we just cast him because he’s a really good actor, but he just looks like comedy. He also directed the pilot of Inside Amy Schumer and several episodes of Broad City. The pitch was an easy sell since Chatman and his writing partner John Lee already had made an eight-minute short. Rent Wonder Showzen: Season 1: Disc 1 (2005) starring Vernon Chatman and John Lee on DVD and Blu-ray. Actors : Vernon Chatman, John Lee, Alyson Levy, Evan Seligman, Scarlett Sperduto Producers : Amy Teuteberg, Campbell Smith Language : English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), Unqualified (DTS ES 6.1) There was going to be six different families. He also worked as a creative consultant on the Adult Swim series Superjail! VC: It was a really surprising. This is a new record, your pants are already off. Vernon Chatman and John Lee of The Heart, She Holler. JL: We’re lucky enough to have such a good relationship with Adult Swim that we don’t have to pitch. We are the creators of the greatest tv … Summary: Jessica Chapman was born on 08/22/1973 and is 47 years old. Created by Vernon Chatman, John Lee. The show has been described as "the animated tale of a wanderer seeking the mystery of his own origin, getting hassled by rednecks, inflicting righteousness and yapping about being the strong, silent type." Josh is sopping wet already. Is there an editor at A.V. If you really understood it, why would you ask that question? We just said we want to do a show. In Josh’s case, it comes out of your hot dog. Is that fair? Development. JL: You didn’t actually inhale. Directed by Vernon Chatman, John Lee. Actors : Vernon Chatman, John Lee, Alyson Levy, Evan Seligman, Scarlett Sperduto Producers : Amy Teuteberg, Campbell Smith Language : English (Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo), Unqualified (DTS ES 6.1) We came up with it later, which is a little different because, the other shows, Wonder Showzen and Xavier, we kind of had the names. Angie Kritenbrink Federal Way, Wash. Dear Angie, First off, what is Federal Way? VC: Some shows do a really good job of parodying an actual thing, but we just use a format and then pour our own garbage into it and just stay in the restrictions of that format. VC: And then we get another season and then get canceled. VC: The awkward silence of an audience shifting and clearing their throats. VC: We’ve snuck so many answers in. Fou-cault! Lee was the director and executive producer of the Adult Swim series Delocated and Neon Joe: Werewolf Hunter season 2 starring Jon Glaser. VC: But every year John just does a family of lawn jockeys. Along with his creative partner John Lee, Vernon Chatman is responsible for some of the weirdest, most subversive televised entertainment of the last decade. Vernon Chatman and John Lee … JL: Yeah, the word “comfort” is in the Constitution, like, 19 times. AVC: One nod to the format is this sort of “catch-up” at the beginning of every episode. Its members include Vernon Chatman, John Lee, Alyson Levy, and Jim Tozzi. 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