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Hulu snags Cartoon Network and Adult Swim shows in exclusive deal

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The multi-year agreement gives Hulu the rights to Adventure Time, Aqua Teen, and more

In a deal announced today, Hulu has acquired the exclusive subscription VOD rights to past seasons of shows on Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, TBS, and TNT. The multi-year licensing agreement with Turner Broadcasting also gives Hulu the go ahead to stream future series from TBS and TNT.

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For those familiar with oddball animated TV, this means Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Dexter's Laboratory, Robot Chicken, and Adventure Time will be available exclusively to Hulu subscribers. Some shows, like Adult Swim's Black Jesus and Rick and Morty, have never been available on a subscription streaming service before. All Cartoon Network series will live ad free in Hulu's Kids environment.

The deal also includes Michael Bay's series The Last Ship and the detective drama Murder in the First.

New titles will be available to stream beginning May 1st.