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Rick and Morty Acid Trip Wins Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program

Rick and Morty "Acid" Trip Wins Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program

Looks like that's two-for-two for Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty, scoring a win for Outstanding Animated Program at the virtual Creative Arts Emmys 2020 awards ceremony on Friday night Following up on last year's award-winning "Pickle Rick," this year saw "The Vat of Acid Episode" walk away with the gold. Directed by Jacob Hair[...]

Rick and Morty Co-Creator Justin Roiland Offers Health Update on Jerry

Rick and Morty Co-Creator Justin Roiland Offers Health Update on Jerry

Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland took to Instagram earlier this week to post some heartbreaking news about his "best friend" for 13 years, Jerry: that the inspiration for Beth's husband's name, Snowball/Snuffles, and more, was found to have a tumor in his nose Since the news went public, fans around the world expressed their[...]

Rick and Morty: Justin Roilands Best Friend Jerry Needs Your Help

Rick and Morty: Justin Roiland's Best Friend Jerry Needs Your Help

Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland took to Instagram to post an image of Jerry, his "best friend" for 13 years In a year that's already seen its fair share of heartbreak and hardship, Roiland received news that a tumor was found in Jerry's nose Now he finds himself in that horrible waiting period to[...]

Rick and Morty: 5 Characters Who Need Their Own Spinoff Squanch

Rick and Morty: 5 Characters Who Need Their Own Spinoff Squanch

Adult Swim's Rick and Morty is one of the best animated series on television, with its extended ensemble cast one of the main reasons for its success. Even with the fantastic and entertaining adventures we see our dimension-hopping duo go on, the one thing that always draws me in is all the characters we meet […]

Rick and Morty Composer Ryan Elder Talks Season 5 Influences &#038 More

Rick and Morty Composer Ryan Elder Talks Season 5, Influences & More

Finally for the first time.”  Ryan was friends with Dan Harmon (Community) and Justin Roiland (Solar Opposites) for a long time Collaborating, in fact, on the famous "Doc & Marty" short that started this whole ball of wax rolling I asked Ryan to remember the day he got the news that Rick and Morty had been[...]

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Jeff Loveness React to Acid Emmy Nom

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon, Jeff Loveness React to "Acid" Emmy Nom

We're not looking to throw any "bad luck mojo" at Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty, but the show's been having a really good run of "goodness" lately During the "How They Do It: 'Rick and Morty'" panel with Harmon and stars  Chris Parnell, Sarah Chalke, and Spencer Grammer at Comic-Con@Home, we had some[...]

Rick and Morty: Adult Swim Con Cosplay Cup Shares Top 6 Rick Picks

Rick and Morty: Adult Swim Con Cosplay Cup Shares Top 6 Rick Picks

Nimbus?!?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPAw95c_AOEEarlier this year, series co-creator Justin Roiland was already offering promising news with how production on the fifth season was heading With that said, he was as much in the dark over how the next season will go release-wise as we are: "I think it’s largely dependent on how quick the episodes can get produced[...]

Rick and Morty Star Spencer Grammer Friend Victims of NYC Attack

Rick and Morty Star Spencer Grammer, Friend Victims of NYC Attack

Unfortunately, not all of the Rick and Morty-related news on Friday was good news but thankfully on so many levels, this one didn't end tragically. On the same day that she appeared at Adult Swim Con as part of a Rick and Morty panel to discuss the previous season and preview the fifth, Spencer Grammer […]

Rick and Morty vs. Genocider in Takeshi Sano-Directed Adult Swim Short

Rick and Morty vs. Genocider in Takeshi Sano-Directed Adult Swim Short

Nimbus?!?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sPAw95c_AOEWhile he had promising news about the fifth season to share earlier, it looks like series co-creator Justin Roiland is as much in the dark over how the next season will go release-wise just like the rest of us: "I think it’s largely dependent on how quick the episodes can get produced[...]

Rick and Morty Season 5 Preview: Rick Has a Nemesis Season 6 Updates

Rick and Morty Season 5 Preview: Rick Has a Nemesis? Season 6 Updates

Speaking of "Clone Beth," Harmon also teased that there would be some "choice 'Clone Beth' fireworks" in season six (yes, you read that right), which he says they're "almost done writing." As for the fifth season, things are looking good as Harmon says they are "finalizing the finale." But treat yourself to the promo images[...]

Solar Opposites Season 2: The Life That Camping Saves May Be Their Own

Solar Opposites Season 2: The Life That Camping Saves May Be Their Own

When Justin Roiland and Mike McMahan's Solar Opposites came crash-landing into Thursday's session of Comic-Con@Home, they did so riding high off of not just knowing that they were coming back for a second season (that we already knew) No, what's impressive is that the series has done so well for the streaming service that a third[...]

Solar Opposites Gives The Wall Some Michael Bay Movie Trailer Love

Solar Opposites Gives The Wall Some Michael Bay Movie Trailer Love

Fans of Justin Roiland and Mike McMahan's Solar Opposites should be feeling pretty good about the series' future Having already kicked off with a two-season order, the animated series received a third-season green light from Hulu (along with Crossing Swords) in mid-June: not too shabby of a way to be rolling through the summer What the[...]

Solar Opposites Justin Roiland Takes Us Inside The Lost Recordings

Solar Opposites, Justin Roiland Takes Us Inside "The Lost Recordings"

Justin Roiland and Mike McMahan's (Rick and Morty) animated sci-fi/comedy series Solar Opposites has proven itself to be every bit the hit that Hulu hoped it would be So much so that the streaming service announced that the series would be back for a third season (a second season was already built into the show's[...]

Solar Opposites Gets Season 3 Crossing Swords Returning for Season 2

Solar Opposites Gets Season 3; Crossing Swords Returning for Season 2

Justin Roiland and Mike McMahan's Solar Opposites has received a season 3 order, having received an initial two-season order Meanwhile, John Harvatine IV and Tom Root's recently-released Crossing Swords will be returning for a second season.[caption id="attachment_1223456" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Solar Opposites and Crossing Swords earn renewals (Images: Hulu)[/caption]In Rick and Morty duo Justin Roiland and[...]

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Signs Exclusive Broadcast-Only FOX Deal

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon Signs Exclusive Broadcast-Only FOX Deal

As one of the most prolific creators working in the business today – and as Fox’s animation brand continues to grow and evolve, with the support and guidance of [Fox Entertainment CEO] Charlie Collier – there’s no better creative partner to have than Dan Harmon."On the cable side, Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty[...]

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmons Story Circle Becomes Our New Obsession

Rick and Morty: Dan Harmon's Story Circle Becomes Our New Obsession

Fans of Dan Harmon and Justin Roiland's Rick and Morty are finding themselves in that weird between-seasons "phantom zone" where the hunger for new content tends to be left starving While we're keeping our fingers, toes, and various other crossable body parts crossed that November/May is the fixed release calendar (means new eps in less[...]

Rick and Morty Podcast Talks Star Wars Mortal Kombat Wrangler Jeans

Rick and Morty Podcast Talks Star Wars, Mortal Kombat, Wrangler Jeans

So it was a pleasant surprise to see the last edition pop up on YouTube, with director Erica Hayes, writer Anne Lane, associate producer Steve Levy, and lead prop designer Brent Noll on hand to dissect every aspect of the episode (and yes, there were a ton of different storyline options in play that you'll[...]

Justin Roiland On Rick and Morty Gravity Falls Adventure Time &#038 More

Justin Roiland On Rick and Morty, Gravity Falls, Adventure Time & More

Will ten-episode, split seasons be the norm? Should we pencil in November 2020 and May 2021 for our next five-episode rounds? Justin Roiland has some thoughts on that (see below), but it's not like the series co-creator couldn't use a few minutes of downtime.[caption id="attachment_1218090" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rick and Morty co-creator Justin Roiland looks back[...]

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale Redeemed Rick as a Dad Right

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale Redeemed Rick as a Dad, Right?

Okay, let me address two things right from the jump. Actually, let's make that three things since I need to start off with a big MAJOR SPOILERS warning from the point forward because we're going to be discussing the Rick and Morty season 4 finale. The second thing I need you to know is that as […]

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale: Dan Harmon Anne Lane on Bad Dad Rick

Rick and Morty Season 4 Finale: Dan Harmon, Anne Lane on Bad Dad Rick

One of the biggest recurring themes on Adult Swim's Rick and Morty over these past four seasons is that Rick was, is, and continues to be a really lousy father. In fact, there's a debate to be had over just how good of a grandfather he's been and that that title comes with slightly lesser […]