The Fox Network has decided to bring back two of its prime-time comedy series for the 2016-2017 season. The network announced Thursday that it has renewed “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” and “The Last Man on Earth.”
David Madden, President of Entertainment for the Fox Broadcasting Company, made the announcement. Said Madden: “We’re so proud of these comedies. Each has its own unique voice, but they both boast terrific ensembles with stand-out characters and, of course, phenomenal writing, which are the hallmarks of all great comedies.”
“The Last Man on Earth,” created by, starring and executive produced by Will Forte, will return for a third season, while “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” which stars Andy Samberg, returns for season four.
Fox noted that a new episode of “Brooklyn Nine-Nine is coming up Tuesday, March 29, while “The Last Man on Earth” returns Sunday, April 3.