A series that has been a big hit with critics and has been getting attention on the awards circuit just picked up a renewal. FX announced today that it will bring back the Pamela Adlon comedy series “Better Things” for a third season.
Better Things, the Peabody-winning comedy series co-created by and starring Pamela Adlon, has been renewed for a third season, it was announced today by
Eric Schrier and Nick Grad, presidents of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions, announced the pickup for the Peabody Award-winning series, which is currently running its second season on FX.
Said Schrier: “’Better Things’’ success is testament to the creative genius of Pamela Adlon as a writer, director and actor. It has been a joy for everyone at FX to support Pamela and see the critics and industry recognize this series as one of the very best shows on TV.”
The claim is backed up by critical approval for season two, which has a Metacritic score of 96. Season three will bow in 2018.
Tonight’s episode, “Eulogy,” was written by Louis C.K., who’s an executive producer on the series.
Please click here to see the season two trailer along with a roundup of comments from critics about the show and additional details in today’s announcement.
“Better Things” (Pamela Littky/FX)