FOX Renews Four More Shows for 2014-15 Season

FOX TV show ratingsIt’s a good start to the weekend for the cast and crew of four of FOX‘s shows. The network has handed down early renewals for New Girl (season four), Brooklyn Nine-Nine (season two), The Mindy Project (season three), and The Following (season three).

FOX has already renewed Bones, The Simpsons, Sleepy Hollow, Family Guy, Bob’s Burgers, and Glee for next season. American Dad! has been picked up by TBS.

The fates of Almost Human, Enlisted, Raising Hope, Dads, and Rake are still up in the air. It’s likely that at least a few of them will be cancelled by May.

Here’s the renewal press release:



All-New THE FOLLOWING Airs Monday, March 10;

All-New Episodes of New Girl and BROOKLYN NINE-NINE Air Tuesday, March 11;

One-Hour Spring Premiere of The Mindy Project Airs Tuesday, April 1

FOX has picked up Golden Globe Award winner BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, along with critically acclaimed comedies The Mindy Project and New Girl, for the 2014-15 season. Psychological thriller THE FOLLOWING also was renewed, it was announced today by Kevin Reilly, Chairman of Entertainment, and Joe Earley, Chief Operating Officer, Fox Broadcasting Company.

“These shows are some of the best and acclaimed series on television, with influential, culture-driving stars, and some of the best, most creative talent behind the camera,” said Reilly and Earley. “All four are core assets within our 2014-15 portfolio of content, and we’re really happy to bring them back to our FOX fans for another season.”

BROOKLYN NINE-NINE was picked up for a second season. The Mindy Project received a third season order, and New Girl was renewed for a fourth season. THE FOLLOWING was picked up for its third season.

As previously announced, SLEEPY HOLLOW was picked up for a second season, Glee was renewed for its sixth season and BONES was picked up for its tenth. Additional pickups to be announced.

BROOKLYN NINE-NINE stars Golden Globe Award winner Andy Samberg as a talented, but carefree, detective and Andre Braugher as his new precinct captain with a lot to prove. The Season One finale of BROOKLYN NINE-NINE airs Tuesday, March 25 (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT). The series is produced by Universal Television, 3 Arts Entertainment and Fremulon. Created and written by Dan Goor (“Parks and Recreation”) and Michael Schur (“Parks and Recreation”), the series is executive-produced by Goor, Schur and David Miner (“30 Rock”). “Like” BROOKLYN NINE-NINE on Facebook at Follow the series on Twitter @Brooklyn99FOX and join the discussion using #brooklyn99.

Created and written by Mindy Kaling (“The Office”), THE MINDY PROJECT stars Kaling as a skilled OB/GYN trying to balance both her personal and professional life. The special one-hour Spring Premiere, featuring back-to-back episodes of THE MINDY PROJECT, airs Tuesday, April 1 (9:00-9:30/9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) and then returns to its normal timeslot on Tuesdays at 9:30 PM ET/PT. THE MINDY PROJECT is produced by 3 Arts Entertainment in association with Universal Television. The series is created and written by Mindy Kaling. Kaling, Howard Klein (“The Office,” “Parks and Recreation”), Matt Warburton (THE Simpsons), Michael Spiller (“Modern Family”) and Jack Burditt (“30 Rock”) are executive producers. “Like” THE MINDY PROJECT on Facebook at Follow the series on Twitter @MindyProjectFOX and join the discussion at #themindyproject.

Airing Tuesdays (9:00-9:30 PM ET/PT), NEW GIRL stars Emmy Award- and Golden Globe Award-nominated actress Zooey Deschanel as a smart and spirited woman navigating her way through the highs and lows of modern friendship and romance, alongside her male roommates (Jake Johnson, Emmy Award- and Golden Globe-nominated Max Greenfield, Lamorne Morris, Damon Wayans, Jr.) and her beautiful best friend (Hannah Simone). Created by Liz Meriwether (“No Strings Attached”), NEW GIRL is produced by Chernin Entertainment in association with 20th Century Fox Television. Meriwether, Dave Finkel, Brett Baer, Jake Kasdan, Peter Chernin and Katherine Pope are executive producers. “Like” NEW GIRL on Facebook at Follow the series on Twitter @NewGirlOnFOX and join the discussion at #newgirl.

Edge-of-your-seat thriller THE FOLLOWING, from Kevin Williamson (“Vampire Diaries,” “Scream” franchise) and starring Golden Globe Award winner Kevin Bacon (“X-Men: First Class,” “Frost/Nixon”) and James Purefoy (“Rome”), follows a deadly cat-and-mouse chase between a former FBI agent (Bacon) and a devious and diabolical serial killer (Purefoy). THE FOLLOWING airs Mondays (9:00-10:00 PM ET/PT). The series is from Bonanza Productions Inc. in association with Outerbanks Entertainment and Warner Bros. Television. The series is created, written and executive-produced by Kevin Williamson. Marcos Siega (“Dexter,” “The Vampire Diaries”) serves as an executive producer and director on the series. “Like” THE FOLLOWING on Facebook at Follow the series on Twitter @TheFollowingFOX and join the discussion at #thefollowing.

What do you think? Which of these shows (if any) do you watch?

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  1. Mimi says

    I really like almost Human. So sick of cops, lawyers and csi shows. We need new. Love the premise and has really great possibilities. Please don’t cancel.

  2. says

    Please don’t cancel “Dads”! That show is the best! How can it rate lower than “American Idol”? So tired of stupid reality garbage it’s nice to be able to watch a funny comedy!

  3. DeniseWL says

    RAKE is the Best show I’ve seen in a very long time. Way better than any of the other shows listed here!!

  4. DeniseWL says

    PLEASE DONT CANCEL RAKE! Give it a chance. Everyone I know that has watched it once is hooked on it. Greg Kinnear is so funny…he’s perfect! It’s my favorite show!! It’s being found by word of mouth, very little advertising. But read comments about it.. Please! People love this show! I’m praying it’s not cancelled. ❤️

  5. Carol says

    Almost Human is GREAT! It’s new, fresh, and full of possibilities! The writing on this show is superior to many programs out there. If FOX makes the foolish decision to tank it, other networks should jump to it and pick it up. VOTE TO KEEP ALMOST HUMAN!!!!!!

    • DeniseWL says

      I love love love Rake! It’s the best show on TV right now! The cast and writing 5 stars!! Please keep Rake and advertise it more. Everyone I recommend it to comes back hooked on it!

  6. UK Viewer says

    We love Almost Human, fingers crossed it gets renewed!

    Also well done to Brooklyn 9-9, great stuff…

  7. Jonathan Hamm says

    Holy Crap! You b tripping 4 likin “Almost Human.” They should change the title to “Complete Trash” if u kno what I’m sayin

  8. Sean says

    Renew Almost Human… I love this show..I want my show. BROOKLYN NINE-NINE sucks. Almost human is way better. I never heard of Almost human till i was looking on my Xfinity website. and one show got me hooked.

  9. pj says

    Almost human is one of the best sitcoms out there. Some of those stupid brain dead ones like the Mindy project and new girl have no place to go but out only so many campy ditzy antics out there in that shallow pool. Thou glee seems to keep singing along.

  10. kari says

    What is wrong with the world thatAlmost Human is in danger of being canceled. Just when i find a show i really like. Please dont cancel

  11. says

    Almost Human is a superb show. It should be renewed immediately. I tried to watch MINDY and found it boring with unlikeable characters. ENLISTED has potential.

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