Adult Swim Severs Ties with Justin Roiland: ‘Rick and Morty Will Continue’

Adult Swim Severs Ties with Justin Roiland: ‘Rick and Morty Will Continue’
Following allegations of domestic violence, Justin Roiland has been ousted from “Rick and Morty.”

Adult Swim is severing its partnership with the flagship series’ co-creator and star, who — yes, voices both Rick and Morty — and was charged earlier this month in Orange County, California on “one felony count of domestic battery with corporal injury and one felony count of false imprisonment by menace, violence, fraud and/or deceit,” per Variety.

On Tuesday, the adult programming block of Cartoon Network released a statement on Twitter announcing the co-creators’ ousting, as well as reassuring fans that the series (which received an outrageous 70 episode order in 2018) would continue.

“Adult Swim has ended its relationship with Justin Roiland,” the tweet reads. “‘Rick and Morty’ will continue. The talented and dedicated crew are hard at work on Season 7.”

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— Rick and Morty (@RickandMorty) January 24, 2023

The charges against Roiland date to 2020 and
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