NBC has picked up a well-received comedy series for a second season. The network placed an order for a 10-episode season of “Trial & Error.”
Season one of the series starred Nicholas D’Agosto, Jayma Mays, Steven Boyer, Krysta Rodriguez and Sherri Shepherd, along with John Lithgow. Everyone except Lithgow is expected back for season two.
The show wrapped its 13-episode first season, in which it ran back-to-back episodes on Tuesday nights, on April 18. The true-crime genre parody received generally positive reviews, averaging a 1.3 rating in adults 18-49 and 5.5 million viewers overall in Nielsen Live+7 for the 9 p.m. episode during season one, with the 9:30 episode averaging a 1.1 in 18-49 and 4.4 million viewers.