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Things We Saw Today: So What’s Actually Happening With Season 4 of Rick and Morty?

Still of Rick, Summer, and Morty from Season 3 of "Rick and Morty" (Credit: Adult Swim)

Certain corners of the internet went into a panic last week when Rick and Morty co-creator Dan Harmon revealed that the series had not been picked up for a fourth season yet. Over on Twitter, Harmon wrote that it “hasn’t been ordered by a network,” and fans quickly began to worry about the show’s future. Given the toxicity of certain fan incidents, from harassing female writers to demanding Szechuan sauce at McDonald’s, some speculated that Adult Swim might be deciding the show was too unappealing to renew.

However, on a recent episode of the SModcast podcast, Harmon clarified why the negotiations were taking so long. “The reason we’re not working on Rick and Morty right now ain’t because I figured out that I don’t need to impress you,” he said, “It’s because of a little something called ‘contract negotiations,’ and it’s gotten complicated this time around.”

No word on precisely why the contract negotiations have become “complicated,” but I’m sure we’ll hear more shortly. (via CBR)

  • The fashion gods at Cool Shirtz have put shirtless Kylo Ren onto a T-shirt so that you can take your spring/summer wardrobe to the next level. In their words, it’s “THE IDEAL MALE FORM – NOW AS A T-SHIRT.” (via Nerdist)
  • Wonder Woman herself, Gal Gadot, teased Ryan Reynolds for stealing her signature pose for the Deadpool posters.

    Reynolds responded:

  • Citing “creative differences,” FX, Donald Glover, and Stephen Glover have all left the Deadpool TV show they were working on with Marvel. (via Collider)

(Featured image: Adult Swim)

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