‘Rick and Morty’ Wins Emmy for Outstanding Animated Program

Animated programming has seen a resurgence over the last few decades, particularly when it’s geared towards adult audiences.

With the current global health situation, animated programming looks like it will be taking an even greater position in our television landscape.

That being said, this year’s nominated shows in the category of Outstanding Animated Program pitted the old guard amongst the new blood.Upsets are the name of the game for this category with several different critics coming in with different winners.

But the ceremony dropped the name of Adult Swim series “Rick and Morty” as winner of Best Animated Program, securing its second win.

The series won its first Emmy award in 2018.Cult classics like “Rick and Morty,” as well as the Fox series “Bob’s Burgers,” are long-running and are regularly cited for their writing and humor.

The latter seemed the most likely to pull an upset as

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