Western Animation: Unsupervised
is an animated, half-hour comedy on FX, about two eternally optimistic best friends, Gary and Joel, who are navigating the harsh landscape of adolescence and trying to do what's right despite having no parental guidance whatsoever
Gary's father took off years ago and left him with his absentee stepmom, while Joel's elderly parents remain unseen and uninvolved. And the adults who are actually present in Gary's and Joel's lives are anything but role models
. At first glance, Gary and Joel's world may be bleak, but their worldview is bright as they guide themselves through life with each other to depend on.Unsupervised
was created by David Hornsby, Scott Marder & Rob Rosell, well known for It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia
. It is animated by Floyd County Productions, the same studio that creates Archer
Unlike Archer however, the show never found much success. It was axed after its first season.
Unsupervised provides examples of