August 06, 2016
PRIME-TIME SPIN-OFF MONTH
It’s Prime Time Spin-Off Month on Saturday Mornings Forever.
When a show or character becomes popular enough, the creators or network look to expand their franchise by producing a spin-off. Saturday mornings were no different, as networks would always be looking for a way to attract younger viewers to their various properties. As a result, a good number of prime time programs, usually sitcoms, had an animated counterpart airing at or around the same time.
This month, we’ll be looking at those animated counterparts to some of your favorite shows. Heck, maybe we’ll even bring up a few shows you didn’t even know got the Saturday treatment.
Some shows we’ve already done: