Fox ordered nine more episodes of Bob's Burgers today, meaning that the second season will have a full 22 episodes. Just think how many pun-based burger specials that is!
Interested in seeing the new NBC sitcoms Up All Night, Whitney and Free Agents? Well, the network is going to make it either easier for you to catch them or harder for you to miss them, depending on your perspective: "After premiering Wednesday, September 14 from 10 to 11 p.m. (behind the America's Got Talent finale), NBC plans to air encores of the [Up All Night and Free Agents] pilots twice: On Thursday, September 14 (behind reruns of The Office and Community) and then again on Saturday, September 17 from 9 to 10 p.m. Up and another new NBC comedy, Whitney, will then get two weeks of exposure on [...]
Weird Al's first concert film in over 10 years, 'Weird Al' Yankovic Live! — The Alpocalypse Tour, is coming to Comedy Central on October 1st, with a longer version coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October 4th. The special was recorded at Massey Hall in Toronto earlier this summer, and is pretty much guaranteed to have more accordions than any other Comedy Central special in memory.
FX, which is quickly becoming the AMC of comedy with it's almost universally awesome original comedy programming, has just released its Fall premiere schedule. Here's what's going down: It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia starring Fat Mac comes back Thursday, September 15th at 10PM, The League comes back Thursday, October 6th at 10:30PM and Archer is coming back for a "special 3-week run," whatever that means, on Thursday, September 15th at 10:30PM.
In other FX-related news, IFC is planning to air a marathon of the original Aussie version of Wilfred on July 31st at noon. Set your DVRs and you'll have the full eight-episode run all to yourself. [...]