Lil' Pimp is an animated comedy created entirely with Flash animation. Written and directed by mark Brooks ad Peter Gilstrap, Lil' Pimp was released straight to DVD in 2005. Brooks also provides the voice of the titular character, a nine year old ne'er do well and outcast who finds his calling among the pimps and prostitutes of his city. The film features an eclectic mix of comedians, rappers, and celebrities, including Bernie Mac as Fruit Juice, a mentor to Lil' Pimp; Lil' Kim as a prostitute named Sweet Chiffon; rapper/actor Ludacris as Weathers; William Shatner as Tony Gold, the corrupt mayor; David Spade as Principal Nixon; Jilly Talley (Mr. Show) as Lil' Pimp's mother; John C. McGinley as Man Cub Master; Mystikal as Geoffrey; Jennifer Tilly as Miss De La Croix; Carmen Electra as Honeysack; and Tom Kenny (the voice of Sponge Bob Squarepants) as Hans Dribbler. Lil' Pimp was distributed by Lions Gate Entertainment and Sony Pictures Television International.