Adam Scott and Wife Launch Production Company, Will Make Three More Adult Swim Specials

Parks and Rec star Adam Scott and his wife Naomi Scott, a former Jimmy Kimmel Live producer, have just opened their own company, Gettin’ Rad Productions, and have signed on to produce at least three more 11-minute specials for Adult Swim. The Scotts’ first production was The Greatest Event in Television History, an Adult Swim short that debuted Thursday and quickly became a monstrous viral success, racking in over 100,000 views on YouTube and over 60,000 on the Adult Swim site in less than a week plus grabbing an impressive 1 rating in the 18-49 demo during its Adult Swim airing. The duo created and produced Greatest Event (which Adam co-directed), and it followed Adam Scott and real-life buddy Jon Hamm remaking the credits sequence to cheesy 80s cop show Simon & Simon. The Scotts have optioned the rights to Chuck Klosterman’s first novel, Downtown Owl, as a feature film project and have enlisted newbie writer Oren Uziel to pen the screenplay. Adam Scott comments, “It’s lovely and moving and funny. We just thought it’s a really great story about people that I relate to but also small enough that it would make a good first film out of the gate for us.”

As for the 3+ upcoming Adult Swim specials they’ve contracted, Adam and Naomi Scott intend to recreate another classic TV title sequence next but haven’t decided on which one yet. Any suggestions, Internet?

Adam Scott and Wife Launch Production Company, Will […]