The length of time between seasons of Adult Swim
’s “Rick and Morty
” has been something of a running joke among fans. It was, for example, nearly two and a half years between Season 3 and Season 4, which finished its run in May this year. As we wait for a whole lot more to come from Justin Roiland
and Dan Harmon
, whose beloved series has many episodes remaining as part of a package deal with Cartoon Network
, they’re also here to reassure fans that it’s coming soon.
As reported by Syfy Wire out of a PaleyFest virtual conversation, Harmon said that despite Covid’s impact on the industry and digital workflow Season 5 is fully on schedule and has actually benefited from production setbacks.
“We’re more on schedule than we’ve ever been,” he said, adding that it’s easier to get the animated “Rick and Morty
” off the