Here's the news from Variety:
SHIFT ON AT CARTOON NET
Net taps Naito as veep longform development
Major changes are in store for Cartoon Network, which will step
outside its charter for the first time and into live-action
programming. Cabler has opened its doors to the unanimated world as
part of a larger development department expansion that includes
select live-action theatrical movie buys and the creation of a
Cartoon Network now has its own category. Chronicling its death is going to be a fulltime job.
Again, Adult Swim people, if anyone asks, tell them the "Saved by the Bell" gambit is your way of protesting this new initiative.