TVLine Items: Broad City, South Park Premieres, Casual Trailer and More

South Park Broad City

Comedy Central is pairing up the boys of South Park with the gals of Broad City.

Creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s iconic animated series will return for Season 21 on Wednesday, Aug. 23 at 10/9c, followed by the Season 4 premiere of Broad City at 10:30 pm.

In the fresh episodes of the latter comedy, Abbi and Ilana get new jobs, celebrate their “friendiversary,” receive a visit from Abbi’s mom, trip on mushrooms, discover their witchdom and travel to Florida.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Hulu has released a new trailer for Season 3 of Casual, premiering next Tuesday, May 23 on the streaming service.

* Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency Season 2 will welcome guest stars Alan Tudyk (Powerless, Firefly) as the violent bounty hunter Mr. Priest; John Hannah (Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.) as the powerful wizard The Mage; Amanda Walsh (Lost Girl) as a depressed soccer mom who is selected for an unexpected role by The Mage; and Aleks Paunovic (Van Helsing, iZombie) as the enforcer Wygar Oak. The BBC America series returns later this year.

* Former NFL quarterback Peyton Manning will host the 2017 ESPY Awards, airing live on Wednesday, July 12 at 8 pm ET on ABC.

* Netflix has ordered its first Australian original series: the supernatural crime drama Tidelands, written by Stephen M. Irwin (the Aussie Secrets & Lies). In the show, the body of a local fisherman washes ashore, leading a former criminal who has returned home to uncover her town’s secrets while investigating a group of dangerous half-siren/half-humans called Tidelanders.