The topic of this page has a wiki of its own: [adult swim] Wiki. The programs featured on Adult Swim are geared toward a male audience, in contrast to the originally children's oriented daytime programming on Cartoon Network. In the United States, Adult Swim has, over the course of its history, frequently cycled through and aired either recent or older features of adult animation, Japanese anime, mockumentaries and sketch comedy, among many other programs consisting of television pilots and their subsequent, short-lived series' and numerous spinoffs and shows that has sexual themes, nudity, strong language and hardcore violence. While the network features trendy comedies and dramas in this regard often anime of all types — many of its programs could be considered aesthetically experimental, "underground", transgressive, improvised, nonlinear or surreal in nature.
List of programs broadcast by Adult Swim - Wikipedia
Since , Adult Swim has exposed viewers to dozens of silly, anarchic, and innovative comedies—both animated and live-action. Not to mention thousands of clever white text-on-black ink bumpers between everything. Here's a look behind the scenes of the network's rise to prominence. Until , Cartoon Network was a dumping ground for old cartoons whose rights were controlled by parent company Turner Broadcasting, which at the time was run by media tycoon Ted Turner. The channel started experimenting with late-night programming in an attempt to see if teenagers or young adults would tune in after hours and for something besides old episodes of The Flintstones. Created by programmer and executive Mike Lazzo who also developed Cartoon Network's previous programming block, Toonami , the unique series was a talk show hosted by forgotten C-list '60s TV superhero Space Ghost—in cartoon form—interviewing real celebrities on a tiny monitor.
List of programs broadcast by Adult Swim
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This is a list of television programs formerly or currently broadcast on Cartoon Network 's late night block, Adult Swim in the United States. Although both entities share the same channel space, Adult Swim is classified as a separate network for the purposes of Nielsen ratings. For special programming released under the "Infomercials" banner, please see Infomercials.