Bless the Harts
|Bless the Harts|
|Created by||Emily Spivey|
|Country of origin||United States|
Bless the Harts follows a family living in the South who are poor in money, but rich in fun, laughter, and friends. The series’ main protagonist is Jenny Hart (played by Kristen Wiig), who struggles to make ends meet. Her daughter Violet Hart (Jillian Bell) and mother Betty Hart (Maya Rudolph), lives with her along with her boyfriend Wayne (Ike Barinholtz). Other recurring characters are also in the series.
- Kristen Wiig as Jenny Hart
- Maya Rudolph as Betty Hart
- Jillian Bell as Violet Hart
- Ike Barinholtz as Wayne Edwards
|No.||Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date||Prod.|
|1||"Hug N' Bugs"||TBA||TBA||September 29, 2019||TBA||TBD|
|2||"Can't Get There From Here"||TBA||TBA||October 6, 2019||TBA||TBD|
On September 25, 2018, it was announced that Fox had given the production a straight-to-series order for a first season consisting of thirteen episodes. The series was created by Emily Spivey who was also expected to executive produce alongside Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, Kristen Wiig, and Seth Cohen. Production companies involved with the series were slated to include 20th Century Fox Television and Lord Miller Productions. It has been confirmed that the show will loosely share the universe with King of the Hill. The series is set to debut on September 29, 2019.
Alongside the initial series announcement, it was reported that Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Jillian Bell, and Ike Barinholtz had been cast in series regular roles. On January 11, 2019, it was announced that Mary Steenburgen and Drew Tarver had been cast in recurring roles.
- Andreeva, Nellie (September 25, 2018). "Fox Orders 'Bless The Harts' Animated Series Starring Kristen Wiig & Maya Rudolph From Emily Spivey, Lord & Miller". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved September 25, 2018.
- Petski, Denise (June 24, 2019). "Fox Sets Fall Premiere Dates: Emmys Kick Off The Week, '9-1-1', 'The Masked Singer', 'Empire', More". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 24, 2019.
- Thorne, Will (May 13, 2019). "Fox 2019-2020 Primetime Schedule and New Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved May 15, 2019.
- de Moraes, Lisa (February 6, 2019). "'Bless The Harts' Borrows Mega Lo Mart From 'King Of Hill', Ostrich From Emily Spivey's Childhood – TCA". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved February 6, 2019.
- Petski, Denise (January 11, 2019). "'Bless The Hart': Mary Steenburgen & Drew Tarver To Recur On Fox Animated Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 11, 2019.
- "(BHR-103) "Hug N' Bugs"". The Futon Critic. Retrieved September 7, 2019.
- "(BHR-101) "Can't Get There From Here"". The Futon Critic. Retrieved September 15, 2019.