Andy Samberg is the star of an upcoming American animated sitcom entitled Digman!, directed by Neil Campbell and starring Tim Robinson, Tim Meadows, Melissa Fumero, Guz Khan, Mitra Jouhari, and Dale Soules. Animated series like “Digman!” which is inspired by Indiana Jones, and “National Treasure” would certainly draw a lot of inspiration from classic adventure movies.
This will undoubtedly be the case when Andy Samberg and Neil Campbell’s new comedy series “Digman!” premieres on Comedy Channel. Despite this, you might be shocked at the amount of science fiction tossed in, as well as some surprising connections to famous films. Rip Digman!, a washed-up archaeologist living in a world where explorers are great celebrities, couldn’t escape the humorous grips of even non-adventure and sci-fi films.
Upon revealing the plot of the upcoming series, Samberg and Campbell agreed that it is an honest portrayal of archaeology as a profession. In contrast to Hollywood’s portrayal of archaeology as an extraordinary, badass adventure-filled job, this series will tell the true story of archaeology.
It is clear from the writer’s speech that he is hoping to correct the myths and stereotypes we have felt over the years. He also hopes to show the world that archaeology is not just about solving puzzles but working hard to become the best. Let’s see when episode 1 of Digman! Going to release, Spoliers, the cast of Digman!, Trailer, and where to watch it.
Digman! Episode 1 Spoilers
We will be going to see in episode 1 that Rip Digman, a disgraced archaeologist, uses his overachieving student Saltine to search the globe for a lost treasure: Hammurabi’s Hat, to make a comeback.
Along with Neil Campbell, Melissa Fumero, and Andy Samberg, Digman! features a huge list of talented individuals you do not want to miss. Tim Meadows, a former “Saturday Night Live anchor,” will be premiering alongside Tim Robinson, Dales Soules, Guz Khan, and Mitra Jiyuhari will also appear. Fumero has appeared in several series, including Brooklyn-Nine Nine, in which she played Amy Santiago.
Meadows has also appeared in several other shows, including a guest role on Brooklyn Nine-Nine. She was previously on One Life to Live and Gossip Girls. Currently, Tim Robinson is the head of the comedy series “I Think You Should Leave.” Campbell has also starred in Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Three Busy Debars, and “Orange is the New Black” as Frieda Berlin.
Digman! Episode 1 Release Date & Time
Digman! Episode 1 is set to release on March 22, 2023. Digman! Episode 1 will debut via Comedy Central at 10:30 pm. in the USA. Viewers from other countries will stream via the given streaming options at these hours:
- Pacific Daylight Time: 7:30 pm Tuesday (21 March 2023)
- Central Daylight Time: 9:30 pm Tuesday (21 March 2023)
- Eastern Daylight Time: 10:30 pm Tuesday (21 March 2023)
- Indian Standard Time: 8:00 am Wednesday (22 March 2023)
- Singapore Standard Time: 10:30 am Wednesday (22 March 2023)
- Australia: 1:30 pm Wednesday (22 March 2023)
- UK: 2:30 am Wednesday (22 March 2023)
- Mexico City: 8:30 pm Tuesday (21 March 2023)
- Paris: 3:30 am Wednesday (22 March 2023)
On Wednesday, the makers of Andy Samberg’s adult animated series Digman! released the trailer for the show. It is reminiscent of the Indiana Jones films since the series takes place in a world where archaeologists are celebrities, where Andy Samberg voices Rip Digman, the central character.
As the trailer opens, the lead character Rip Digman is revealed to have been fired from the Smithsonian ten years ago. He thinks that his popularity will change after embarking on an adventure with an archaeologist.
Adventure and Sci-fi Arenas in Digman!
Featuring Digman! as a character who resembles Indiana Jones and Nicolas Cage’s Benjamin Gates from National Treasure, the series focuses on Digman. Even so, the series veers into sci-fi territory than you might expect, as Samberg gives us a more eccentric variation on his beloved Nic Cage impression from “Saturday Night Live.”
Quail Eegan creates a digital assistant similar to Amazon’s Alexa called Gawd (the Global Automated Wish Distributor) as part of one storyline through artificial intelligence. The same episode also finds Digman searching for a replacement set of Ten Commandments tablets after he accidentally destroys one, which leads him to a civilization of Yetis who adhere to the Biblical rules to live a peaceful and fruitful life.
Despite possessing the same craziness as Rick and Morty, the sense of humor are not as strange or ugly. These are the tale aspects that give the show its “Rick and Morty” vibe. The series is more silly than nasty in terms of both thematic and comedy substance. Samberg and Campbell each bring a unique brand of humor to the table.
Despite its comedy, “Rick and Morty” is frequently cruel in its humor, but much of the comedy in “Digman!” comes from the main character’s arrogance and stupidity, which creates a series of dangerous situations and oddball scenarios ranging from helicopter chases to inadvertently stomping flocks of pigeons to blockbuster helicopter chases.
There are instances when it’s both ridiculous and action-packed, such as escaping the Yeti civilization on a snowboard. Another continually humorous component of the sitcom was Digman’s tendency to employ old-timey expressions and colloquialisms, such as having the Zorros. Despite the conflict between Digman!, Quail, and Zane, “Digman!” contains overarching serial aspects. Additionally, Digman! appears to have concealed a secret from everyone, including his closest buddies, which will certainly come into play at some point.
Where To Watch Digman! Episode 1?
Fans can watch Digman! Episode 1 on Comedy Central. You can watch Comedy Central on YouTube TV with 85+ live channels For just $64.99/month.