Fox has ordered a full season of new comedy The Grinder, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company.
“The Grinder is the perfect combination of razor-sharp wit and relatable family dynamics — two hallmarks of successful comedies,” said Madden. “The critics have embraced this original, fresh and funny show, and the talented cast – led by Rob Lowe and Fred Savage – has done such an incredible job infusing it with biting humor and heartfelt moments. We are so excited about the storylines that these fantastic producers have planned for the rest of the season.”
Season to date, The Grinder has delivered year-over-year gains, lifting Fox’s average in the time period by +70% among Adults 18-49 versus last fall.
The series is created and written by Andrew Mogel and Jarrad Paul.
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