ABC has announced they’ve given a full season order to the comedy Schooled bringing the total episode count to 22. The series is currently in its second season.
- ABC has given a full-season order to Wednesday night comedy Schooled, Karey Burke, president, ABC Entertainment, announced today.
- The additional order brings the season total to 22 episodes for Schooled, the The Goldbergs spinoff, in its sophomore season on the network.
- The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios.
- On the next episode of Schooled, “The Pokemon Society,” Coach Mellor encourages Toby (guest star Mason McNulty) to be competitive in CB’s Pokemon Club and becomes an overbearing sports-type father. Meanwhile, Lainey supplements her salary as a teacher by working at the local video store and learns an important lesson,
- “The Pokemon Society” airs Wednesday, December 4 (8:30-9:00 pm EST), on ABC.
What they’re saying:
- Karey Burke, president, ABC Entertainment: “We’re incredibly proud of Schooled and are thrilled to order a full season of this sharp, fresh and funny comedy that has proven to be a consistently strong pairing with its Goldbergs lead-in. We’re so grateful to the show’s top-notch cast and crew, and we’re looking forward to bringing more hilarious stories about the teachers and students at William Penn Academy to our viewers.”
- “Schooled, set in 1990-something, follows the hilarious faculty of William Penn Academy, led by music teacher and WP graduate Lainey Lewis, Principal John Glascott, Coach Rick Mellor and young, enthusiastic English teacher CB. Despite their eccentricities and crazy personal lives, these teachers are heroes to their students.”
The series stars:
- AJ Michalka
- Tim Meadows
- Bryan Callen
- Brett Dier
- Schooled was created by Adam F. Goldberg and Marc Firek
- The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios
- Executive produced by:
- Adam F. Goldberg
- Doug Robinson
- Tom Hertz
- Vanessa McCarthy
- Earlier this year ABC announced that their hit fall series mixed-ish and Stumptown had been given full-season orders, while The Rookie received a spring season pickup.