A freshman comedy series airing on Fox has received an order for a full season. B&C reports that the network picked up the Rob Lowe series “The Grinder.”
The show’s most recent airing delivered a 0.9 average rating in the key 18-49 demo, based on Nielsen overnights, the story reports.
David Madden, Fox president of entertainment, commented: “‘The Grinder’ is the perfect combination of razor-sharp wit and relatable family dynamics — two hallmarks of successful comedies. The critics have embraced this original, fresh and funny show, and the talented cast, led by Rob Lowe and Fred Savage, has done such an incredible job infusing it with biting humor and heartfelt moments. We are so excited about the storylines that these fantastic producers have planned for the rest of the season.”
The show’s next airing is set for Nov. 3.