FX has ordered a fifth season of the Louis C.K. comedy series, Louie. It will debut next spring and there will be just seven episodes, half of the number of installments in season four.
Here’s the press release:
HE’LL BE BACK
“LOUIE” PICKED UP BY FX FOR FIFTH SEASON
Seven-Episode Season to Debut in Spring 2015
LOS ANGELES, July 21, 2014 – FX has picked up a fifth season of the Emmy(R)-nominated comedy series Louie. The seven-episode new season from Creator/Executive Producer/Writer/Star/Director/Editor Louis C.K. will premiere in Spring 2015, it was announced today by John Landgraf, CEO, FX Networks & FX Productions.