Coming off an award-winning final season of Samurai Jack, Adult Swim is reuniting with creator Genndy Tartakovsky on a new animated series. Primal features a caveman at the dawn of evolution. A dinosaur on the brink of extinction. Bonded by tragedy, this unlikely friendship becomes the only hope of survival in a violent, primordial world.
The half-hour animated series Primal will debut on Adult Swim this fall.
Tartakovsky is the Emmy-award winning creator of the hit series Dexter’s Laboratory and Samurai Jack, along with directing the original Star Wars: The Clone Wars series. The final season of Samurai Jack debuted on Adult Swim in early 2017 to critical and public praise, winning its timeslot each week.
Tartakovsky has also directed three Hotel Transylvania films for Sony Pictures Animation, which has already set a fourth installment for December 22, 2021.
Adult Swim, launched in 2001, is a WarnerMedia 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 the #1 network with persons 18-34 and 18-49 and is seen in 94 million U.S. homes.
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