In the 100-episode dash of FX’s Anger Management, Charlie Sheen is clearing the ratings hurdles.
FX entertainment president John Landgraf says the new comedy series is exceeding the undisclosed ratings threshold required to pick up the show. FX had agreed to order 90 more episodes of the series if the show cleared a certain audience level. According to data for the first six episodes, Sheen is on target to… Continue reading ‘Anger Management’ renewal ‘very likely’; Martin Sheen to join full time
You may recall the recent news that The Simpsons, after a brief skirmish in which 20th Century Fox threatened to end the series if the voice cast wouldn’t take a 45 percent pay cut, was renewed for two more seasons. (The cast did agree to a pay cut, but it’s reportedly more along the lines of 30 percent.) This week, the show commemorated its renewal with a music video that… Continue reading The Simpsons Celebrates Its Renewal with a "You'll Never Stop Us!" Promo (VIDEO)
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Crack open those cans of Duff beer: The Simpsons is staying on TV. After a public round of negotiations between the voice actors and the show’s studio, 20th Century Fox TV, Fox announced on Friday afternoon that the venerable animated comedy has been renewed for two additional years, bringing its run to at least 25 seasons… Continue reading ‘Simpsons’ exec producer Al Jean on renewal: ‘This isn’t an end but a beginning’ — EXCLUSIVE