"Venture Bros." Gets New Season; New Pilots Premiere on Adult Swim
The Venture Bros. will return to Adult Swim in early 2006 with thirteen new episodes, Cartoon Network said today. The announcement came as part of the network’s upfront presentation.
In addition to The Venture Bros., Adult Swim has ordered new episodes of Aqua Teen Hunger Force to debut in December of 2005. New episodes of returning series Harvey Birdman Attorney at Law and Tom Goes to the Mayor will debut in July and April, respectively. Seth MacFarlane’s American Dad will also join the block in May along with new episodes of Family Guy in June.
Adult Swim also announced an October launch for The Boondocks. The network has ordered fifteen episodes of the series, which is based on Aaron McGruder’s comic strip. Stroker & Hoop will debut six episodes on September 4 and continue with six additional episodes in November. Adult Swim will also add The Squidbillies, 12oz Mouse, and Perfect Hair Forever to its September lineup with six episodes apiece.
The network will also debut pilots for four new shows in October, including stop-motion series Moral Orel, the live-action Saul of the Mole People, the CGI-animated Lucy: Daughter of the Devil, and Minori-Team.
[Source: Cartoon Network]