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The adult headliner broke up with Justin Roiland Rick and Morty A co-creator has been charged with felony domestic violence in Orange County.

“Adult Prime has terminated its relationship with Justin Roiland,” Adult Prime/Cartoon Network/Boomerang senior VP communications Marie Moore said in a statement Tuesday.

Adult swimming will be distributed. Rick and MortyRoiland co-created and executive produced and produced both titles for the popular adult animated comedy Rick and Morty. as a The Hollywood Reporter It was reported on January 17, that Adult Swim is not halfway through the massive 70-episode order for the show, one of the brand’s most popular titles ordered by the channel in 2018.

sources say Rick and Morty It is set to reprise Roiland’s voice roles. Although Roiland will always be credited as co-creator, co-creator Dan Harmon will now be the sole showrunner. The show has been closed till season 10.

Roiland still has several ongoing projects with Hull, including co-creating the streamer Opposites of the sun, he voices the main character (the show was renewed for a fifth season in October). on stage Koala manRoiland, who debuted on January 9, does voice work and is executive producer. Roiland still has a general agreement with the 20th television animation, which he produces Opposites of the sun And Koala man. The Hollywood Reporter He reached out to Hulu and 20th Television Animation for comment.

On Jan. 12, NBC News was the first to break the news: Roiland was charged with one count of domestic battery with bodily harm and one count of false imprisonment in Orange County in the alleged 2020 incident. Roiland allegedly dated an unknown Jane Doe. Roiland pleaded not guilty and was released in 2020 on a $50,000 bond. Several pretrial hearings have taken place, and Roiland is expected back in court on April 27.

Roiland’s attorney, T. Edward Welburn, said in a statement earlier this month that media coverage of the case was “not accurate.” Welburn added, “To be clear, not only is Justin innocent, but we have every confidence that this case will be dismissed once the District Attorney’s Office has thoroughly compiled the evidence.”

Leslie Goldberg contributed reporting.



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