Grownup Swim Competition 2021 has introduced its lineup, together with a Rick and Morty panel and a number of musical performances. That is the newest in a run of thrilling stay stream festivals that includes enormous bulletins from widespread properties. Simply a couple of weeks in the past, Netflix had its TUDUM occasion, which included the trailer drop for Stranger Issues season 4 and the announcement that Chris Hemsworth can be returning for Extraction 2. On October 16, DC FanDome 2021 is poised to characteristic comparable blockbuster bulletins for its widespread superhero initiatives.
This yr’s Grownup Swim Competition would be the fourth annual iteration of the occasion, which incorporates stay music performances along with panels and screenings. Final yr, when the pageant switched to a digital format, the lineup included The Eric Andre Present, Toonami, and Run the Jewels. Again in 2019, the in-person occasion included a efficiency from Lil Nas X scorching off the success of “Outdated City Highway,” in addition to a screening of a full episode from the then-upcoming Rick and Morty season 4.
This yr’s Grownup Swim Competition shall be live-streamed on the Grownup Swim YouTube channel on Friday, November 12 and Saturday, November 13 with further exclusives on HBO Max. This yr, the musical lineup is big, together with Lil Child, Karol G, 21 Savage, Flying Lotus, Alessia Cara, and Angel Olsen together with 19 further artists. There may even be star-studded watch events of 12 exhibits including Rick and Morty, Tuca & Bertie, Robot Chicken, and The Eric Andre Present. Try the lineup poster beneath:
The Competition options some big-ticket panels this yr. The Rick and Morty panel will discover the collection’ forged competing to see “who’s the Rickiest Rick within the multiverse,” Squidbillies shall be celebrating its last season with forged and crew, and Aqua Teen Starvation Drive will look again on the storied historical past of the collection which first aired in 2000. Additionally, the upcoming collection Smiling Pals, about an organization designed to convey happiness dealing with its best problem, shall be mentioned by creators Michael Cusack and Zach Hadel. Final however not least, the animated collection Blade Runner: Black Lotus shall be featured in a panel exploring the lengthy historical past of the property, which stretches all the best way again to the 1982 Ridley Scott movie and the 1968 Philip Okay. Dick novel it is primarily based on.
Grownup Swim Competition 2021 is extra oriented towards having enjoyable with current and previous properties. Nonetheless, there are nonetheless sure to be large bulletins coming throughout the panels, particularly for Rick and Morty, which continues to be one of many community’s hottest exhibits. Followers must also look ahead to the total bulletins of what stars shall be attending the panels and watch events as a result of the choices are really countless.
Supply: Adult Swim