TBS has greenlit a fifth season of Cougar Town.
The cable net ordered 13 more episodes of the comedy from Bill Lawrence and Kevin Biegel. Cougar Town, which began its run on ABC, joined TBS’ lineup on Jan. 8. Airing Tuesdays at 10, Cougar Town will complete its fourth season on April 9.
“Cougar Town has been everything we hoped it would be: a smart, big-hearted, laugh-out-loud comedy that shines a bright light on the TBS brand,” said Michael Wright, TBS president of programming, in a statement. “This season, the brilliant cast and immensely creative production team on Cougar Town have crafted their best episodes yet, and we couldn’t be happier inviting them back for more.”
Cougar Town has averaged 2.8 million viewers, 1.7 million adults 18-49 and 812,000 adults 18-34 on TBS. It ranks among TBS’ top original primetime series ever with adults 18-49 and total viewers.