Why Recasting ‘Rick And Morty’ After The Justin Roiland Controversy Is A Mistake

Why Recasting ‘Rick And Morty’ After The Justin Roiland Controversy Is A Mistake

Adult Swim is cutting ties with Justin Roiland after the show’s co-creator’s fall from grace. Roiland is facing felony domestic abuse charges in Orange County and a massive backlash online, where reports of his bad behavior with (often very young) women have proliferated. “Adult Swim has ended its association with Justin Roiland,” Adult Swim/Cartoon Network/Boomerang senior VP of communications Marie Moore said in a statement Tuesday. Rick And Morty, which Roiland co-created with Dan Harmon in 2013, is one of …