The big developments in late-night television are not all happening on NBC this week. Adult Swim, the network that is, in many ways, the new force in late night, has some significant news, too: It is expanding again. On Tuesday, the network will announce that it is adding another hour of programming to its schedule, moving further backward into prime time. Starting March 31, Adult Swim — a mix of animated and live-action shows, replete with the kind of irreverent humor that has been the stock-in-trade of late-night television for half a century — will offer programming from 8 p. It is claiming that hour from the Cartoon Network, which occupies the same channel space in the daytime hours and is also owned by Turner Broadcasting. The network does not make public its ad-revenue figures, but Mr.
Quick Look: Adult Swim, perhaps better known as [adult swim], is the nighttime programming on Cartoon Channel. As described by Wikipedia, shows on Adult Swim "may have sexual themes, frank sexual discussion, nudity, strong language, and graphic violence; in other words, programs that would be deemed inappropriate if aired during the day on Cartoon Network, when children would be watching. On Roku, Adult Swim carries a wealth of unlocked content for cord cutters, requiring no authentication with a pay TV provider. This unlocked content is available primarily in three categories - Marathons, Live Streams, and Archives:. There are also unlocked episodes under the Featured Episodes category. For example, five out of 18 American Dad episodes are unlocked.
The wait for Adult Swim fans is over and — yes! But first things first — Adult Swim will be holding autograph signings for three of their series on Saturday, July 21 in the Sails Pavilion Autograph Area. Drawing for tickets will begin at 9AM on Saturday morning.