FX has ordered a fifth season – or 13 more episodes – of its animated comedy series Archer. Archer was created by Adam Reed and Floyd County Productions and it is executive produced by Reed and Matthew Thompson.
Seven episodes of Archer remain in season four, which wraps up on Thursday, April 11.
This year, Archer ranks as cable’s No. 2 series in Men 18-34 behind The Walking Dead, and it has ranked as television’s No. 1 program in that demo in the Thursday, 10 p.m. time period in four of the past six weeks. Episodes are averaging 2.37 viewers and 2.01 million adults 18-49.