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Adult Swim Partners With On New Pilot

by Tambay A. Obenson
May 7, 2014 1:23 PM
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Adult Swim announced today the network has partnered with to develop a new series. 

The live-action comedy pilot is said to be inspired by "the energy and style of the #1 urban website featuring a celebrity guest in a very World Star world."

The pilot will be executive produced by Q WorldStar and Devon Shepard (House of Lies, MadTV).

Since its launch in 2005, has grown from a niche site covering hip-hop culture, news and user-generated video content into an online juggernaut that receives over 20 million page views a day and 30 million unique visitors a month.

Adult Swim (, launched in 2001, is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s network offering original and acquired animated and live-action series for young adults. Airing nightly from 8 p.m. to 6 a.m. (ET/PT), Adult Swim is basic cable’s #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49, and is seen in 99 million U.S. homes.

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  • Katie | May 8, 2014 4:08 PMReply

    Lord help us.

  • Akimbo | May 8, 2014 12:56 AMReply


  • jess | May 7, 2014 2:23 PMReply

    Scary. But I'm surprised that didn't happen sooner.

  • Kayote | May 7, 2014 1:50 PMReply

    Noooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo. More slander for the African American community made by white folk. Nooooooooooooooo. Im moving to Canada.

  • Jason | May 7, 2014 1:50 PMReply

    No matter what, this may be better than most of their current shows.

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