Williams Street is a production company that is owned by Turner Broadcasting. All of Adult Swim is produced by Williams Street. Keith Crofford oversees operations for the studio building, which also houses the Cartoon Network offices. Mike Lazzo oversaw operations for the studio alongside Crofford until , when Lazzo retired from the company. The name of the company is mainly named after the street that it lies on which is Williams Street in Atlanta, Georgia.
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T he old man with a grey beard appears out of nowhere. In his right hand is a large paper bag. In his left hand is a fake machete. There are people who are still trying to figure out how Adult Swim consistently ranks among the top 10 basic cable TV channels in America , when its block of programming has traditionally run from 9pm to 4am and its first all-original programming starred a milkshake, a carton of fries and a wad of raw meat.
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Adult Swim stylized as [adult swim] is an American adult-oriented nighttime programming block of the children's basic cable network Cartoon Network that is programmed by its in-house production studio, Williams Street. Debuting in , Adult Swim serves as the nighttime identity of Cartoon Network, and was established as alternative programming during late night hours when Cartoon Network's primary target audience, children between the ages of 7 and 15, would normally be sleeping. In , the block was granted its own Nielsen ratings report from Cartoon Network due to targeting a separate demographic.
The studio is the in-house production arm of Adult Swim. Keith Crofford oversees operations for the studio building, which also houses the Cartoon Network offices. Mike Lazzo oversaw operations for the studio alongside Crofford until , when Lazzo retired from the company. The facility began as a carpet factory and was purchased by Turner as overflow offices for, among other things, set building and woodworking facilities, as well as CNN Field Engineering.