The Best Adult Animated TV Shows Of 2023
Who said cartoons are just for kids? From crude humor to complex political takedowns, the best adult animated TV shows of 2023 use their format to convey larger-than-life personalities and ideas. Adults seem to be taking a great interest in animated shows as of late, evidenced by Fox bringing back their animated programming block - Animation Domination. Currently, the lineup consists of Family Guy, Bob's Burgers, The Simpsons, and The Great North.
This year, the Justin Roiland/Dan Harmon duo continues to pump out episodes of acclaimed sci-fi comedy Rick and Morty. Raunchy spy comedy Archer also continues to keep things fresh after 13 seasons, returning to its roots after a few conceptual seasons. Other notable shows on this list include Invincible, Solar Opposites, and Inside Job.
Vote up your favorite adult cartoons and be sure to check out the whole list!
- Anti-social genius Reagan Ridley and her dysfunctional team work to hide the world's conspiracies.
- Actors: Lizzy Caplan, Christian Slater, Clark Duke, Andrew Daly, Bobby Lee
- Premiered: October 22, 2021
- Son of the most powerful superhero on the planet, Mark Grayson, 17, develops powers of his own.
- Actors: Steven Yeun, J.K. Simmons, Sandra Oh, Seth Rogen, Mark Hamill
- Premiered: March 26, 2021
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Agent ElvisThe singer joins a secret spy program to stop villains from destroying the world.
- Actors: Matthew McConaughey, Kaitlin Olson, Johnny Knoxville, Niecy Nash, Tom Kenny
- Premiered: March 17, 2023
- Photo: Rick and MortyA father suddenly appears at his adult daughter's doorstep, 20 years after disappearing.
- Actors: Justin Roiland, Sarah Chalke, Spencer Grammer, Chris Parnell, Kari Wahlgren
- Premiered: December 2, 2013
- Photo: South ParkThe adventures of four boys who live in South Park, Colo.
- Actors: Trey Parker, Matt Stone
- Premiered: August 13, 1997
- Photo: Bob's BurgersA third-generation restaurateur runs a burger joint with his wife and their three kids.
- Actors: H. Jon Benjamin, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman, John Roberts, Kristen Schaal
- Premiered: January 9, 2011
- Photo: ArcherAnimated comedy centered on a suave spy, Sterling Archer, and his misguided cohorts.
- Actors: H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler, Chris Parnell, Judy Greer, Amber Nash
- Premiered: January 14, 2010