FX has announced that critically-acclaimed animated comedy Archer has been renewed for two additional seasons, bringing the series up to the 88 episode plateau that will allow it to go into broadcast and cable syndication.
“Archer is one of the best comedies on television and has played a significant role in the growth of the FX comedy brand,” said Eric Schrier, President of Original Programming for FX Networks and FX Productions. ”We’re grateful to Adam Reed, Matt Thompson and their team at Floyd County, and also our incredible voice cast, and are looking forward to supporting their work for at least two more seasons.”
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FX has yet to release word about the fate of Archer“s lead-out Chozen, though the radio silence doesn”t necessarily mean that the latter is in trouble, not when FX has scheduling space on FXX for the animated comedy. Chozen has been holding about 60% of Archer“s audience and though it lacks the buzz that the network would like, it”s not been dead in the water. A renewal for Chozen will likely come down to the type of programming FX plans to stock FXX with and whether the show can improve its ratings performance over the course of the rest of the season.
Archer airs Mondays at 10:00 on FX.
What have you thought about Archer this season? Where would you like the show to go for the next two seasons? Should FX renew Chozen and continue to air it with Archer or should they try to find something else to go on their Monday nights?