Thursday, April 20, 2017

TV Land Renews 'Younger' and 'Teachers'

TV Land has renewed original comedy series Younger and Teachers for additional seasons, it was announced today.

Younger will return to the cable network for a fifth season of 12 episodes in 2018. The renewal comes ahead of the fourth season's debut on June 28.

The comedy stars Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor, Nico Tortorella, Peter Hermann, Molly Bernard and Hilary Duff.

Darren Star created the comedy. He executive produces with Keith Cox, Larry W. Jones and Tony Hernandez. TV Land Original Productions, Jax Media and Darren Star Productions produce.

Teachers has been renewed for a 20-episode third season. The renewal comes as the show is in the middle of a second season hiatus. The second half of Season 2 is expected to debut later this year, with Season 3 arriving in 2018.

The comedy stars Caitlin Barlow, Katy Colloton, Cate Freedman, Kate Lambert, Katie O'Brien and Kathryn Renée Thomas.

The Katydids created the comedy. They executive produce with Alison Brie, Ian Roberts, Jay Martel, Matt Miller, Matt Abramson, David Brixton, Alex Fendrich, PJ Fishwick and Jill Cargerman. TV Land Original Productions and Martel & Roberts Productions produce.

"We're absolutely thrilled to be bringing back Younger and Teachers for more seasons and double down on our dedication to creating smart, funny, honest and compelling originals," said Frank Tanki, General Manager, TV Land.