Matt Stone and Trey Parker receive the 60 Minutes profile treatment

Just in time for new episodes of the 15th anniversary of South Park, creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker received the full-on profile by 60 Minutes.

Here’s the segment that aired Sunday night on CBS.

If you prefer reading, then you can read the 60 Minutes piece on Matt and Trey.

And here are some bonus video extras.

Why tackle the Mormons on Broadway?

Talking with the cast of The Book of Mormon:

Deciphering the boys of South Park:

Other dates to circle or otherwise mark your calendar for if you’re a fan of Matt and Trey and South Park:

  • The first of seven new episodes premieres at 10 p.m. Oct. 5, 2011, on Comedy Central.
  • Arthur Bradford’s documentary, Six Days to Air: The Making of ‘South Park,’ premieres at 10 p.m. Oct. 9, 2011. It follows Matt and Trey as they craft a single episode from start to finish.
  • Parker and Stone surprise lecture at New York University will air on mtvU and on Monday, Oct. 3, 2011 at noon Eastern/9 a.m. Pacific/whatevertimethatis whereverelseyouare.


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