Adult Swim has greenlit a third season of animated “Tuca & Bertie”, while also securing the international rights for seasons two and three, now making the show available globally via the brand. The logline: Tuca (voice of Tiffany Haddish) and Bertie (Ali Wong) are best friends, and they’re both full of ghosts! Bertie is busy excavating her inner ghouls with the help of a therapist, while Tuca prefers to stuff hers behind the toilet. She’ll deal with them later, right now she’s just too busy trying not to be single anymore! Meanwhile, Speckle (Steven Yeun) is building a new house but soon finds he’s driven to the brink of insanity…good thing he’s just a cartoon.
“Tuca & Bertie” is created and executive produced by Lisa Hanawalt, with Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Noel Bright, Steven A. Cohen, Haddish, and Wong also serving as executive producers, The series is produced by Michael Eisner’s The Tornante Company with the animation being done at Shadowmachine.
The final two episodes of the current season of “Tuca & Bertie” will air in the Sunday 11:30 p.m. ET half hour on August 8 and August 15.