This is some awesome news. Adult Swim has picked up the live-action series with Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All called Loiter Squad to premiere in 2012:
Loiter Squad, a 15 minute live-action show that features sketches, man on the street segments, pranks and music from Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All. The cast, featuring the Los Angeles collective of rappers, artists, and skateboarders, channel their multi-faceted creative talents in this off-the-wall showcase.
Loiter Squad is being produced by Dickhouse Entertainment—the Hollywood production partnership of Johnny Knoxville, Jeff Tremaine and Spike Jonze who have been the creative power behind hits including Jackass.. (more here)
Remember when OFWGKTA first arrived on the scene? After a number of free albums, tons of YouTube content, and an intense social media presence. They had their own sound, style, and world built around them. Now all of their work in those early days has paid off. The group members are making money off of their music but in new ways.
Although Tyler The Creator has sold over 100,000 copies of his solo album, I’m willing to bet that he’s making more cash off of stuff like this TV show than he will from selling records. Odd Future is just another example of innovative artists making money in innovative ways. The blueprint is there, now copy them and create your own world.