Ahead of Wednesday’s (May 29th) season three premiere of Melissa and Joey, ABC Family has announced that they have not only expanded season three, but also picked up the comedy for a fourth season. The move guarantees that Melissa and Joey will become ABC Family’s first comedy to hit the milestone 100 episode mark.
“One hundred episodes is a great accomplishment for any series, and we are thrilled to give ‘Melissa and Joey’ the opportunity to achieve this milestone, as they’ve delivered hundreds and hundreds of laughs over the seasons,” said Kate Juergens, Executive Vice President, Programming and Development and Chief Creative Officer, ABC Family in a statement.
Melissa and Joey stars Melissa Joan Hart as a local politician who hires Joe (Joey Lawrence) to help her take care of her teenage niece (Taylor Spreitler) and nephew (Nick Robinson). Season three is set to feature a number of notable guest stars including Sterling Knight, Shannon Elizabeth, Trevor Donovan, Marla Sokoloff, Marissa Jaret Winokur, Jaime Pressly and Doris Roberts.
Season three premieres Wednesday, May 29th at 8:00 p.m., ET/PT on ABC Family.