LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) –has closed a deal with comedian Ron White for an animated project titled "Hounds."
Blue Collar Comedy veteran White will voice the lead and co-executive produce the show, with Chris Thompson ("Ladies Man") set to write.
"Hounds" is described as a blue-collar Southern neo-Gothic comedy. White will voice Chicken, "a countrified Yoda with a bottle of Jack and a bag of weed, an opinionated Southern philosopher who considers himself the center of the universe." In the show, Chicken mentors his relatives and roommates in an eccentric small town.