Tuesday, adult swimming cut ties with Justin Roilandcreator of rick and morty.
Roiland is the co-creator of the hugely popular cartoon show rick and morty and the voices of Hulu solar opposites. Less than a day after Adult Swim decided to sever ties with the alleged domestic abusive producer, Hulu followed suit by distancing itself from the creator.
Roiland is the voice actor for both characters, rick and mortyand will be recast.
A representative for Adult Swim told Yahoo Entertainment, “Adult Swim has terminated its association with Justin Roiland.”
At Rick and Morty Twitter also posted the decision.
— Rick and Morty (@RickandMorty) January 24, 2023
Hulu announced on Tuesday, “We have terminated our association with Justin Roiland.” Roiland also expresses koala manwhich will also be overhauled.
Roiland was charged with one count of domestic assault with bodily harm and one count of false imprisonment by threat, violence, fraud and/or deception by the Orange County District Attorney’s Office. .
The incident was against an alleged Jane Doe in January 2020, according to the complaint filed in May 2020. Roiland pleaded guilty in October 2020. However, the case managed to stay out of public view until the hearing of January 2.
Roiland’s lawyer posted a comment:
“It’s hard to overstate how inaccurate recent media coverage of this situation has been. To be clear, not only is Justin innocent, but we also expect this case to be about to be dismissed once the district attorney’s office completes its methodical review of the evidence. We look forward to clearing Justin’s name and helping him move forward as quickly as possible. »