NBC Orders More Of ‘Guys With Kids’

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NBC has ordered more of the comedy Guys With Kids. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the network made the move to pick up additional episodes after the series managed to maintain steady ratings with an average of 3.8 million viewers in recent weeks. The new order brings the season total episode count to seventeen, half-hour installments.

Airing on Wednesdays at 8:30 PM after ‘Whitney’, ‘Guys With Kids’ follows a group of 30-something dads who struggle as parents “because they are still children at heart.” The series was created by Late Night host Jimmy Fallon, Charlie Grandy (The Office) and Amy Ozols (Late Night with Jimmy Fallon).

The cast line-up includes actors Jesse Bradford (Other People’s Kids, Outlaw), Zach Cregger (The Whitest Kids You Know), Tempestt Bledsoe (The Cosbys), Erinn Hayes (How To be a Gentleman), Jamie-Lynn Sigler (Sopranos), newcomer Marleik Walker II, Brian Mganga (We the Party) and Anthony Anderson (Treme, Matumbo Goldberg).

Are you happy to see that ‘Guys With Kids’ will be sticking around on NBC?