'The Simpsons' Renewed for "Excellent" Seasons 31 and 32

Helping make the case that the inevitable Treehouse of Horror CCCLXXXVII should have a story called "The Animated Series That Would Not Die!," FOX's long-running The Simpsons has been renewed for two seasons - extending the series run for 31st and 32nd seasons - for a total of 713 episodes, strengthening its claim to the title of[...]

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'Modern Family' ABC's Long-Running Sitcom Ending with Upcoming Season 11

This year's Television Critics Association (TCA) winter press event is bringing both good news and bad news for fans of ABC's long-running sitcom Modern Family. Good news in the sense that the popular series will be back (no surprise) for an 11th season. Bad news? That upcoming 11th season will also be the last one […]


AMC Hears 'Preacher' Confession, Renews for Season 4

When you're right, you're right. But we're humble so we'll move on... Looks like "The Search for God" continues on for another season, with AMC officially greenlighting Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg's Preacher for a fourth season. Production on the upcoming season begins in Australia in early 2019. "'Preacher' is a show unlike any other on […]

BoJack Horseman Season 6 Gets Go-Ahead from Netflix

You just can't keep a good comeback story down… If viewers thought BoJack Horseman – both the show and the character – would ride off into the sunset after season 5, then you don't know jack about BoJack. Less than two months after its fifth season premiere, Netflix's critically-acclaimed and viewer-adored adult animated series has been […]

Hulu Renews 'Castle Rock' Lease for "Wholly Original" Season 2 Story

[caption id="attachment_803811" align="aligncenter" width="574"] Hulu[/caption]Hulu will be returning to Castle Rock, with the streaming service announcing on Tuesday that the horror-drama anthology has been renewed for a second season Spearheaded by J.J Abrams, author Stephen King, and executive producers/writers Sam Shaw and Dustin Thomason, the King "shared universe" series based in and around the (in)famous fictional town stars[...]

Mermaid Series 'Siren' Nets Second Season Sighting from Freeform

[caption id="attachment_820202" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Freeform[/caption]Looks like Bristol Cove won't be ridding itself of its pesky "killer mermaids/shady military" problem any time soon, with Freeform announcing Eric Wald and Dean White‘s mermaid fantasy-action drama Siren has been renewed for a second season. The network is also upping their episode order to 16 for Season 2, as compared[...]

Fox Renews Family Guy for Season 16, Bob's Burgers for Season 9

[caption id="attachment_846604" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Fox[/caption]Twenty-four hours after what can best be described as "Cancel Friday," -- where a solid number of series were cancelled by several networks -- comes a little positive (thought not surprising) news on the animation front: Fox has renewed Seth MacFarlane’s Family Guy for a 16th season (also the show's 20th[...]

CW Renews iZombie: Rob Thomas Series Gets Season 5, More Brains

[caption id="attachment_801836" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: CW[/caption]Looks like you can't keep a good - or bad- zombie down, especially now that the CW has renewed Rob Thomas' iZombie for a fifth season While the series was on the bubble for renewal - averaging a 0.25 rating in the Adult 18-49 demo, with 770,000 live viewers - the[...]

Cobra Kai Earns Season 2 Renewal at YouTube Red's Dojo

Fans of The Karate Kid had to wait over 30 years for another face-off (of any kind) between old rivals Daniel LaRusso (Ralph Macchio) and Johnny Lawrence (William Zabka) in Cobra Kai, but it looks like YouTube Red won't make fans wait quite so long this time. Less than two weeks after its premiere and […]

NBC Renews Law & Order: SVU for Record-Tying Season 20; All Three 'Chicago' Series

[caption id="attachment_845243" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: NBC[/caption]Not a bad week to be Dick Wolf, with NBC announcing that it has renewed all four of his series: Law & Order: SVU, Chicago: Fire, Chicago P.D., and Chicago Med. Law & Order: SVU's 20th season renewal now puts it into a three-way tie for longest-running drama series; on par with[...]

American Idol Gets ABC's Season 2 Vote; Ryan Seacrest, Judges Returning

Looks like America voted, ABC, and you have… a winner on your hands! The network announced on Friday that singing competition series American Idol would be returning for a second season, with Ryan Seacrest and judges Luke Bryan, Katy Perry and Lionel Richie also set to return. According to Deadline Hollywood, the announcement comes as a positive […]

HBO Renews Bill Hader's Barry for Season 2; Mike Judge's Silicon Valley for Season 6

Less than a month after one's series premiere and the other's season premiere, HBO has announced that they are renewing the Bill Hader comedy series Barry for a second season; and Mike Judge's Emmy-winning Silicon Valley for a sixth season. Both series premiered their respective eight-episode seasons on the cable network on March 25. "While […]


ABC Renews Roseanne for Season 2, Much to the Joy of Donald Trump

[caption id="attachment_819620" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Credit: Adam Rose/ABC[/caption]Looks like America gets to spend a little more time crashing on The Conners' couch. ABC officially announced what many believed was a foregone conclusion: the network's revival of family sitcom Roseanne has been renewed for a second season, making it the show's 11th season overall[...]

Lore Season 2: Amazon Renews Real Life Horror Podcast Adaptation

Aaron Mahnke's mission to prove that real life can be just as strange (and horrific) as the things we can imagine is getting some second-season help from Amazon. The streaming service is giving a renewal order for Lore, the nonfiction horror-themed docu-drama anthology series based on Mahnke's podcast that explores the origins of modern myths and […]

Happy! Season 2: Syfy Renews Morrison, Robertson Adaptation

With the show's first season finale a little more than 48 hours away comes word that Nick Sax (Christopher Meloni) and Blue's (Ritchie Coster) psychotic interrogator extraordinaire Smoothie (Patrick Fischler) are going to have some more time to sit (…carefully…) and talk about that scene from last week's episode. Syfy is giving an official "thumbs […]

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Fox Readies a Regifting of The Gifted for Season 2

The Gifted just received a gift of its own in the form of a second season renewal by Fox, who made the announcement during the network's Television Critics Association's (TCA) winter press tour. Set in Marvel's X-Men universe, the adventure-drama series stars Stephen Moyer, Amy Acker, Natalie Alyn Lind, Percy Hynes White, Sean Teale, Jamie Chung, […]

Mr. Robot Season 4.0: USA Network Upgrades Series with Renewal

With USA's Mr. Robot set to roll out its third season finale Wednesday night, the network and show creator Sam Esmail took to Twitter and Instagram to announce that the series would be returning for a fourth season. In fact, Esmail wanted to show fans that they weren't wasting any time getting started on the new […]