DENVER (CBS4) – “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone advised Colorado’s governor they’ve tentatively agreed to buy Casa Bonita, the Colorado landmark in Lakewood that’s each a restaurant and a beloved small leisure heart. The dialog came about on Friday morning and was livestreamed by Gov. Jared Polis’ workplace.
“As of about an hour in the past, pending chapter proceedings, we’ve come to an settlement with the proprietor and we’ve purchased it,” Stone advised Polis.
Stone and Parker grew up in Colorado and one of the standard episodes of their animated hit TV present a few fictional small Colorado city takes place at Casa Bonita. (The present is celebrating its twenty fourth anniversary and is a manufacturing of ViacomCBS.) They stated Friday that their plan to purchase the restaurant has been within the works for some time.
The restaurant hasn’t been open to diners for the reason that COVID-19 pandemic began and has filed for chapter safety.
The group Save Casa Bonita had been working to do whatever it can to get the restaurant absolutely operational in current months. Proper now, the arcade and present store are open with excursions of the ability being carried out all through the day.
“We all know that there have been lots of people in Colorado that love Casa Bonita and have been engaged on this and we’re excited to work with all people and make it the place all of us wish to make it,” stated Parker, who was sporting a Colorado Rockies T-shirt through the dialog with the governor.
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Polis requested the artistic pair in the event that they plan to enhance the standard of the meals choices — the restaurant is understood for having nice sopapillas however not a lot else price writing residence about — and each stated that could be a precedence.
“I believe everybody is aware of the potential of what that place could be and we actually do, and I believe it’s going to be an superior Colorado factor,” Parker stated.
See the whole dialog under:
Extra About Trey Parker and Matt Stone
The writing/producing/directing group met after they had been attending the College of Colorado at Boulder. Comedy Central employed the pair in 1997 to create the favored animated sequence “South Park,” a present that Steven Kroft of 60 Minutes stated in September 2011 “modified the face of cable TV.” Their pair’s standard 1999 film “South Park: Greater, Longer, and Uncut” adopted. Then in 2011 their big hit Broadway musical “The E-book of Mormon” turned a giant winner on the Tony Awards. In the summertime of 2012 the touring model of the musical debuted in Denver. The pair at one level owned a multi-million greenback mansion in Steamboat Springs and have been noticed up to now within the attendance at Denver Nuggets video games.
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