The Venture Bros.


The Venture Bros. is an American adult animated action comedy television series created by Chris McCulloch (also known as “Jackson Publick”) and Doc Hammer for Cartoon Network’s late night programming block Adult Swim. Following a pilot episode on February 16, 2003, the series premiered on August 7, 2004.

The Venture Bros. was one of Adult Swim’s longest-running original series in terms of years, and had the record for fewest seasons produced of a scripted show per year of continuous production, with seven produced seasons over fifteen years of production.

Throughout its run, the series has received critical acclaim for its writing, characters, humor, animation, and world building. It ended its run on October 7, 2018, with a total of 81 episodes over the course of 7 seasons, as well as 4 specials. On September 7, 2020, series creator Jackson Publick announced on Twitter that the series had been canceled. A direct-to-video film, The Venture Bros.: Radiant Is the Blood of the Baboon Heart, will be released on July 21, 2023 on digital and July 25, 2023 on Blu-ray and will premiere on Adult Swim and Max. The film will act as a finale to the series.

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