TBS unveils 2017 Fall Slate, renews Angie Tribeca for Fourth Season

Angie Tribeca

In addition to unveiling their fall slate, TBS has renewed police comedy Angie Tribeca for a fourth season.

The news comes during the Television Critics Association bi-annual meeting.  Not only is the series, starring Rashida Jones, renewed but the fourth season will welcome two-time Emmy winner Bobby Cannavale.  Is this an effort to attract some interest from the Emmy Awards voters?  Maybe.

In getting renewed, Angie Tribeca becomes the first of the recent TBS comedies to see a fourth season picked up.  The first two seasons aired in 2016 and the third season started up this past April.  In the coveted 18-49 demographic, the series picked up a 13% increase in viewers during the second season and an 8% increase for the recently-finished season 3.  A top ten comedy performer on cable in all the target demographics, TBS picked up another ten episodes to be aired in 2018.  The third season episodes can be viewed by subscribers through tbs.com, the TBS app and TBS On-Demand.

Created and executive produced by Nancy and Steve Carell, Ira Ungerleider serves as executive producer and show runner.

TBS also announced premiere dates for their fall slate.

People of Earth, airing Monday nights at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT),  just came back on for its second season this week.

The Guest Book, an comedy anthology, will premiere on Thursday, August 3, with back-to-back episodes starting at 10 p.m. (ET/PT).  This will be the first new series being aired on TBS this year.

Tracy Morgan headlines The Last O.G., co-created and and executive produced by Morgan, Jordan Peele, and John Carcieri.  The sitcom will premiere Tuesday, October 24, with back-to-back episodes at 10 and 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT). The following episodes in the series will air Tuesdays at 10:30 p.m. (ET/PT)

Drop the Mic is based on  the popular segment on The Late Late Show with James Corden.  Corden, Ben Winston and Jensen Karp will serve as executive producers, with Joanna Gallagher joining as a co-executive producer.  Drop the Mic premieres on Thursday, Oct. 26, at 10 p.m. (ET/PT).

No premiere date has been set for Snoop Dogg Presents The Joker’s Wild, which launches in the fall.

Search Party, starring Alia Shawkat, John Early, Meredith Hagner, John Reynolds, and Brandon Micheal Hall, returns for season two with two episodes a week airing Sundays, November 19 through December 17 starting at 10 p.m. (ET/PT).

 

 

Danielle Solzman

Danielle Solzman is native of Louisville, KY, and holds a BA in Public Relations from Northern Kentucky University and a MA in Media Communications from Webster University. She roots for her beloved Kentucky Wildcats, St. Louis Cardinals, Indianapolis Colts, and Boston Celtics. Living less than a mile away from Wrigley Field in Chicago, she is an active reader (sports/entertainment/history/biographies/select fiction) and involved with the Chicago improv scene. She also sees many movies and reviews them. She has previously written for Redbird Rants, Wildcat Blue Nation, and Hidden Remote/Flicksided. From April 2016 through May 2017, her film reviews can be found on Creators.

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