A comedy series that has been a fan favorite on cable has been picked up for a fourth season. TV Land announced the renewal for “Younger,” from “Sex and the City” creator Darren Star,
The show has an order for a 12-episode fourth season. The third season is scheduled to premiere Wednesday, Sept. 28.
Keith Cox, Executive Vice President of Development and Original Programming for the network, announced the renewal.
“The show is a force in and of itself, so it’s a no-brainer to renew it again,” said Cox. “Critics and fans love it, and I know Darren and the entire cast and crew behind ‘Younger’ will continue to deliver at the top of their game.”
The network noted in its announcement: “The news comes on the heels of the series, starring two-time Tony winner Sutton Foster, Hilary Duff, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor, Nico Tortorella, Peter Hermann and Molly Bernard, beginning production on its third season this week in New York.”
The announcement adds: “The second season of ‘Younger’ continued to grow from the first season and through the second. Season two finished with double-digit gains among all key demos (up +67% with Adults 25-54; +66% among Women 25-54; +63% with Adults 18-49; +60% among Women 18-49) versus the series’ season one average.”