ABC has ordered two additional scripts for Super Fun Night and Back in the Game, TVGuide.com has confirmed.
Both freshman comedies, which air on Wednesday nights, have struggled since their launch. The Rebel Wilson-led series premiered to 8.2 million viewers, but slipped to 6.7 million viewers in its second week. Back in the Game’s latest outing drew 6.4 million, down from its premiere of 7.9 million.
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As previously announced, ABC’s two other new comedies Trophy Wife and The Goldbergs also received additional script orders. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. is the only freshman series to have received a full-season pickup from the network. Lucky 7, on the other hand, was canceled after just two episodes.
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- source: tvguide.com