THIRTEEN NEW EPISODES ON TAP FOR 2013-14
Animated sitcom “Archer” has been picked-up by FX for a fifth season, with an order for 13 new episodes. And that will bring the current number of episodes, through next season, to 59. The current fourth season-finale is scheduled for Thursday, April 11 at 10 p.m. ET.
“”Archer” is one the very best comedy series on television,” said Nick Grad, Executive Vice President of Original Programming and Development, FX. “Adam Reed, Matt Thompson and the incredible cast – H. Jon Benjamin, Aisha Tyler, Jessica Walter, Chris Parnell, Judy Greer, Amber Nash, George Coe, and Lucky Yates – are comedic geniuses. It is truly rewarding the way in which the audience and fans have embraced their work and that the ratings to continue to grow. The quality of “Archer” is undeniable.”
“Archer,” which will enter into consideration in the category of Outstanding Comedy Series for the Emmy Awards for the first time, was created by Adam Reed and Floyd County Productions. It is executive produced by Reed and Matthew Thompson.