Justin Roiland Wiki – Justin Roiland Bio
Justin Roiland is an American animator, voice actor, writer, producer, and director. He is the co-creator of the Adult Swim animated sitcom Rick and Morty, in which he voiced leads Rick Sanchez and Morty Smith until the network parted ways with him in 2023. He is the co-creator of Hulu’s Solar Opposites, who says the main character, Korvo. He played Earl of Lemongrab in Adventure Time, Blendin Blandin in Gravity Falls, and Oscar in Fish Hooks. He founded the animation studio Justin Roiland’s Solo Vanity Card Productions! and the video game studio Squanch Games.
Roiland was born and raised in Manteca, California. He attended Sierra High School through the first quarter of his senior year and then transferred to Manteca High School for the remainder of his senior year, graduating in 1998. After high school, he attended Modesto Junior College in Modesto, California. Roiland is dyslexic.
Justin Roiland is 42 years old.
Roiland started his career by appearing in short films and sitcoms and hosting a few shows. He gained recognition as a co-creator of the adult animated series Rick and Morty with Dan Harmon.
Rick and Morty have aired for six seasons with a total of 61 episodes from December 2, 2013, to the present. It has received various accolades and the creators have recently renewed it for a seventh season.
Roiland also voiced him as Korvo in the Hulu sci-fi animated series Solar Opposites. He is one of the co-creators of the show with Mike McMahan and is also the executive producer of the series.
Solar Opposites has aired for three seasons with 29 episodes since May 8, 2020. The series was renewed for a fifth season in October of last year.
Justin Roiland voiced the character of Doug Cheston in an episode of the adult superhero animated series Invincible, which aired on Amazon Prime Video. The second season of the series is scheduled to premiere sometime this year and the creators have recently confirmed a third season.
Roiland has received various accolades at the Annie Awards, Teen Choice Awards, Saturn Awards, Primetime Emmy Awards, Critics’ Choice Super Awards, and Hollywood Critics Association TV Awards.
Charges Against Roiland
Adult Swim recently decided to end their relationship with Justin Roiland after he was accused of domestic abuse. An announcement was also aired on January 24.
The charges against Roiland stemmed from an incident in 2020 when he was dating a woman. He was arrested the same year on charges of domestic assault and false imprisonment but was later released and his trial is scheduled to begin in April of this year.
According to Justin’s attorney, T. Edward Welbourn, the media misrepresented the case and claimed his client was innocent. He is assured that the charges will be dropped once the authorities obtain proper evidence.
Roiland is one of the creators of the popular adult animated series Rick and Morty and has also voiced the main characters. The seventh season of the series was recently confirmed by the network and they have stated that the roles of Roiland would be played by someone else.
According to CelebrityNetWorth, the 42-year-old’s net worth is estimated to be around $4 million. Roiland has amassed a lot of wealth from his work as an animator, voice actor, writer, producer, and director in all these years since 2004.