Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Hulu Renews 'PEN15' and 'Ramy'

Hulu has today renewed its original comedy series PEN15 and Ramy for second seasons. PEN15 will produce a 14-episode season, while Ramy will once again make 10 episodes. Both shows are expected to return in 2020.

PEN15 stars Maya Erskine, Anna Konkle, Mutsuko Erskine, Richard Karn, Taylor Nichols, Melora Walters, Taj Cross and Dallas Liu.

Erskine and Konkle co-created the comedy with Sam Zvibleman. They executive produce with Debbie Liebling, Marc Provissiero, Brooke Pobjoy, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone, Akiva Schaffer and Becky Sloviter. AwesomenessTV, Party Over Here and Odenkirk Provissiero Entertainment produce.

Ramy stars Ramy Youssef, Mohammed Amer, Dave Merheje, Stephen Way, Hiam Abbass, May Calamawy, Amr Waked, Laith Nakli, Poorna Jagannathan, Rosaline Elbay and Kate Miller.

Youssef co-created the comedy with Ari Katcher and Ryan Welch. They executive produce with Jerrod Carmichael. A24 produces.