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TV News: Digman and Royal Crackers


News has broken about two upcoming new adult animated series. Firstly,Comedy Central have released a new trailer for their upcoming adult animation Digman! The series is created and executive produced by Andy Samberg, alongside co-creator and showrunner Neil Campbell.

The series is set in a world where archaeologists are celebrities and the coolest people on the planet. Samberg voices the lead Rip Digman. The cast also features Mitra Jouhari, Tim Robinson, Dale Soules , Guz Khan, Melissa Fumero and Tim Meadows

The show will also feature a packed line-up of guest-stars including Clancy Brown, Andy Daly, Cole Escola, Harvey GuillĂ©n, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, Marc Evan Jackson, Rachel Kaly, Kerri Kenney, Lauren Lapkus, Jane Lynch, Mike Mitchell, Kyle Mooney, Claudia O’Doherty, Lennon Parham, Daniel Radcliffe, Maya Rudolph, Paul Rust, Jason Schwartzman, Carl Tart, Joe Lo Truglio, and Edgar Wright.

The series is produced by CBS Studios and MTV Entertainment alongside Ali Bell and The Lonely Island's  Party's Over Here banner. Titmouse will executive produce with their own Chris Prynoski, Shannon Prynoski, Antonio Canobbio and Ben Kalina

The series will air on Comedy Central on March 22 at 10:30 PM ET/PT. The series will also stream on Paramount Plus.


Meanwhile, over at Adult Swim, the network has unveiled its latest adult animation. Royal Crackers is created by and stars Jason Ruiz, alongside Andrew Santino, Jessica St. Clair, and David Gborie.

Royal Crackers used to be king of the snacks but their empire is crumbling. When the family patriarch Theodore Hornsby Sr falls into a "supercoma", the rest of the Hornsbys try to turn it back into the success it once was.

"Like most kids, when I was a young child, I had the stereotypical dream of making an animated television program about a mediocre cracker company and the family of desperate weirdos who run it, said Ruiz. "In this childhood dream, I wanted it to air on linear TV and then stream on an app the following day. Thank you to Adult Swim and HBO Max for making that little pipe dream come true."

The show also stars Maile Flanagan and Fred Tatasciore. Ruiz is also executive producer, with Seth Cohen.  Titmouse are producing the animation.

The first three episodes will air on Adult Swim on April 2, with new episodes following weekly on Sundays at 11.00 PM ET/PT. The series will also stream on HBO Max the following day