The pickups come as almost all the community’s freshman class has scored further episodes.
ABC is ordering extra American Housewife and The Actual O’Neals.
The Disney-owned community has handed out a full-season order to the single-camera comedy starring Katy Mixon, and it has added three extra episodes of sophomore half-hour The Actual O’Neals. The provides convey the episode tallies for each ABC Studios comedies to 22 and 16, respectively.
American Housewife launched to dismal opinions as a part of ABC’s new Tuesday comedy block, the place it has adopted veteran self-starter The Center. The Sarah Dunn comedy, govt produced by Aaron Kaplan, is ABC’s highest-rated sequence on Tuesdays, constructing on The Center by a median of 14 p.c.
For ABC, almost its whole freshman class has scored full-season orders. American Housewife joins comedy Speechless and drama Designated Survivor in scoring full-season orders. Solely freshman Infamous — airing within the prime Thursdays at 9 p.m. slot — has not scored further episodes. The authorized drama noticed its episode depend trimmed by 4 and can end its preliminary order earlier than Scandal resumes its spot at 9 p.m. when ABC’s Shonda Rhimes-branded TGIT block returns in January.
Homosexual-themed sophomore Actual O’Neals, in the meantime, scored a shock season-two renewal following an honest debut as a part of ABC’s midseason schedule final season. The comedy anchors ABC’s Tuesday block at 9:30 p.m. and has not been as sturdy a performer because it was in its freshman run. The comedy, starring Noah Galvin — the identical actor who made headlines over the summer time for criticizing fellow out actors — just lately drew its lowest rankings for ABC on Tuesday, scoring solely a 1.2 within the demo with three days of DVR.