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Why Christopher Lloyd’s Rick and Morty Casting is a Full-Circle Moment

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Ahead of the Rick and Morty season 5 finale, Adult Swim dropped a brief, but game-changing clip.

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The amazing clip introduced Back to the Future legend Christopher Lloyd and Knives Out alum Jaeden Martell as the live-action Rick and Morty.

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The no-brainer casting of Lloyd is a full-circle moment for the beloved series... considering the origins of Rick and Morty. It started as a Back to the Future parody.

Lloyd told the Phoenix New Times in 2018 that he'd seen "a few episodes" of Rick and Morty and that he’d like to guest-star. 

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It's almost like he had the ability to go to the future and make this a reality... 

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