Friday: The Animated Series

Created by

Ice Cube

Developed by

Jay Dyer

Presented by

New Line Television

Voices of

Phil LaMarr
Khary Payton
John DiMaggio
Kevin Michael Richardson
Cree Summer

Executive Producer(s)

Ice Cube
Matt Alvarez
Jay Dyer
Tony DiStano

Running time

18-22 minutes

Original channel


Friday: The Animated Series is a animated television series based on the Friday film trilogy. The series was developed by Ice Cube's Cubevision and co-produced and co-distributed by New Line Productions . The series aired on MTV2. Image Entertainment releases the full series on Region 1 on December 1, 2009. The series only lasted for 8 episodes. The series premiered on June 24, 2007 until July 8, 2007.hjfjknbh


The series focuses on Craig and Smokey in the crazy streets of South Central with original characters returning like Deebo, Dana, Pops, and Betty.


  • This is Smokey and Dana's first appearance since the first film.
  • Day-Day Jones doesn't appear in the series, expect Uncle Elroy Jones.
  • The original actors who portrayed the characters in the films were replaced with veteran actors.
  • Joker appears in the animated series, but Hector doesn't
  • The animated series retconned Willie's current job as the co-owner of Bro's BBQ in Friday After Next and instead had him return to his old job as a dog catcher