Thursday, January 8, 2015

FOX Renews 'Bob's Burgers' for Season 6

FOX has renewed Bob's Burgers for a sixth season, ordering 22 additional episodes of the Emmy-winning animated series, it was announced today by Dana Walden and Gary Newman, Chairmen and CEOs, Fox Television Group.

"We can't help but love the Belcher family. This gem of a series is a rare feel-good blend of sharp wit and genuine heart that fans and critics alike have continued to love throughout its five seasons on FOX," said Walden and Newman. "We are proud of Loren and Jim and the extremely talented voice cast who bring these unique characters to life with both humor and charm each week. We can't wait to see what they have in store for Season 6."

Created by Loren Bouchard, Bob's Burgers follows the ups and downs of Bob, who runs Bob's Burgers with the help of his wife, Linda, and their three kids, Tina, Gene and Louise. Despite the greasy counters and lousy location, Bob and his family are determined to make the business and their everyday lives a success.

Bob's Burgers is produced by 20th Century Fox Television, with Bento Box Entertainment providing the animation. Bouchard and Jim Dauterive serve as executive producers and writers. The voice cast includes H. Jon Benjamin, John Roberts, Dan Mintz, Eugene Mirman and Kristen Schaal.

In August 2014, Bob's Burgers won its first Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program.