The Venture Bros. is a United States animated television series airing as part of Adult Swim on Cartoon Network. Notable for its strong continuity, complex characters and unexpected plot twists, it chronicles the adventures of two dopey teenage boys, Hank and Dean; their super-scientist father, Dr. Thaddeus "Rusty" Venture; and their family's bodyguard, secret agent Brock Samson.
Last Episode05x08 The Devil's Grip Aired: Jul. 21, 2013
When Rusty is apparently killed by the Monarch, Hatred sends the boys off to live with their godparents, and then turns to Twenty-One for help …
The Venture Bros.: Momma's Boys
Hank and Dermott use a prepaid cellphone and talking teddy bear to distract Dr. Venture so they can sneak out…
Series Fun Facts
- In "The Trial of the Monarch" (#1.12), the creators of the show (Jackson Publick and Doc Hammer) can be seen in the jury.
- Brock Samson's devotion to Led Zeppelin surfaces in several episodes. Some references are subtle - when driving the Charger, Brock almost always is listening to facsimile Led Zeppelin songs -…
[show]Brock Samson's devotion to Led Zeppelin surfaces in several episodes. Some references are subtle - when driving the Charger, Brock almost always is listening to facsimile Led Zeppelin songs - while others are more overt, such as Hank rifling through Brock's collection of "Zep" cassette tapes, or Brock drawing the logo of the band's label instead of completing the essay portion of a written exam. He even has a (currently incomplete) tattoo of the label on his arm.
- The Venture and Orpheus families live at 1297 Venture Compound West.