Fox Renews ‘Raising Hope’ For Season 2

By | Tuesday January 11, 2011 @ 8:46am PST
Nellie Andreeva

Back in October, Fox’s new comedy Raising Hope became the first freshman series this season to receive a back order. Today, it became the first freshman series to receive a second-season pickup. Fox is making the announcement at TCA … Read More »

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Fox Gives ‘Raising Hope’ Full-Season Order

Nellie Andreeva

Fox’s comedy Raising Hope has become the first new series this fall to receive an order for additional episodes. The network has given a full back-nine order to Greg Garcia’s single-camera family comedy, bringing the total order to 22 episodes. While not the highest-rated freshman series this season, Raising Hope has been the highest-rated new Fox series, performing better than fellow freshman comedy Running Wilde and the already-cancelled drama Lone Star. Last night, the comedy, which is solid creatively and features a standout performance by Martha Plimpton, drew a 2.5/7 in adults 18-49 behind the hottest scripted series on TV at the moment, Fox’s sophomore Glee, for a so-so 54% hold. (For comparison, Running Wilde did a 1.7/5). Read More »

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