Animation Domination

an animated programming block on the Fox network

Animation Domination is a group of television shows that is shown on Fox. It began on May 1, 2005 and airs on Sunday nights. In Canada, it is known as Animation Rules.[1] Fox plans on airing it on Saturday nights.[2] It airs from 7 to 10 PM when The OT is not on, when The OT is airing, Animation Domination is broadcast from 8 to 10 PM, unless the NFL game runs for longer, which might cause the block not to air until the following week.

Animation Domination
TypeSunday Night Animation Block (2005–present)
PremieredMay 1, 2005
CountryUnited States
Adult animation
Adult comedy
OwnerFox Entertainment Group
(News Corporation)
Runtime132 minutes (without adverts)
AirdateSunday at 7-10 PM
Sunday at 8-10 PM
WebsiteAnimation Domination


Animation Domination started on May 1, 2005 with back-to-back episodes of The Simpsons, Family Guy then American Dad! (created with the block).[3][4]


Current scheduleEdit

     Gray indicates reruns

  8:00 PM 8:30 PM 9:00 PM 9:30 PM
Sunday The Simpsons Bob's Burgers Family Guy American Dad!

Current showsEdit

Upcoming showsEdit

Past showsEdit

International versionsEdit

It airs in Australia on Fox8, and on other Fox channels in Italy, Portugal and Spain, putting it in their own languages.

Saturday nightsEdit

Fox announced plans to air a late Saturday night block of adult animation (11pm-12:30am ET/PT), which would compete with Saturday Night Live on NBC and replace reruns of their programming.[2] It is by Nick Weidenfeld, who used to be at Adult Swim. It launched in January 2013.[2]

Related pagesEdit


  1. "Global News - Latest & Current News - Weather, Sports & Health News".
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 "Fox Partnering With Adult Swim Alums to Launch Late-Night Animation Block". The Hollywood Reporter.
  3. "New "King of the Hill," "The Simpsons," "Family Guy" and "American Dad" Episodes".
  4. "FOX's Animation Domination for May".
  5. "HitFix".

Other websitesEdit