MR. GARRISON GETS A SEX CHANGE OPERATION IN THE NINTH SEASON PREMIERE OF "SOUTH
PARK" AIRING WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9 AT 10:00 P.M. ON COMEDY CENTRAL®
"South Park" Will Premiere 16 New Episodes In 2005
NEW YORK, March 7, 2005 -- The boys' teacher gets in touch with his feminine side in the ninth season premiere of "South Park," entitled "Mr. Garrison's Fancy New Vagina," premiering Wednesday, March 9 at 10:00 p.m. on COMEDY CENTRAL.
Mr. Garrison goes to great lengths to get what he's always wanted...a sex change. As he enjoys his new womanly attributes, the rest of the town gets in touch with their inner feelings too. Meanwhile, Kyle wrestles with the fact that Jews just aren't good at basketball.
"South Park" will premiere 16 new episodes in 2005, with eight consecutive episodes airing Wednesdays at 10 p.m. beginning March 9 and concluding April 27. A remaining eight new episodes will begin airing in October. Launched in 1997, "South Park" remains the highest-rated series on COMEDY CENTRAL. The series repeats Thursdays at 10:00 p.m. and 12:00 a.m.; Fridays at 12:00 a.m., Saturdays at 3:30 a.m. and Sundays at 11:00 p.m.
Trey Parker and Matt Stone are co-creators and executive producers of the Emmy-nominated "South Park," with Anne Garefino also serving as executive producer.
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