Your Favorite Adult Swim Cartoons Are Coming To Hulu

Turner Broadcasting agrees to multi-year deal with video platform

Clear your calendars, and get your binge watching attire ready: Hulu is getting a slew of programming from Turner's Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TNT and TBS networks exclusively. 

Starting on May 1, full seasons of Adult Swim's Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Dexter's Laboratory, Ben 10, Robot Chicken, The Venture Bros., Adventure Time and Regular Show will be available on the streaming video platform. The deal between Hulu and Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. was announced on Thursday.

"The addition of multiple titles from Cartoon Network represents a significant step forward in continuing to build a strong programming offering for the kids audience on Hulu," Craig Erwich, SVP and Head of Content at Hulu, said in a release. "The adult animation series from Adult Swim, as well as the additional series from TNT and TBS, are a perfect addition to our current offering."

Hulu will also be the only subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) home to:

  • TNT's The Last Ship and Murder in the First
  • Cartoon Network's The Amazing World of Gumball, Steven Universe, Over the Garden Wall and Clarence
  • Adult Swim's Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!, Sealab 2021, The Marvelous Misadventures of Flapjack, Rick and Morty, Black Jesus and NTSF:SD:SUV

In addition, the streaming video platform will have the sole SVOD rights for any future series that will launch on the four cable networks, including Angie Tribeca, Nancy and Steve Carrell's upcoming TBS comedy series starring Rashida Jones.

"This deal with Hulu demonstrates the power of Turner Broadcasting's branded networks and the high demand for our programming in the marketplace," David Levy, president of Turner Broadcasting, said in a release. "This is a great opportunity to grow the reach of the networks' original programming and complements our strategy of utilizing multiple platforms – including SVOD – to drive sampling, introduce new viewers to our content and give current fans the opportunity to explore and enjoy Turner's new and existing series in a branded environment."

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