Hit freshman comedy “Single Parents” has been given a full-season order, Channing Dungey, president, ABC Entertainment, announced today.
In the Live + 3 Day ratings, ABC’s “Single Parents” is the No. 2 new comedy of the season in Adults 18-49, behind only ABC’s “The Conners,” and ranks No. 2 in its highly competitive Wednesday, 9:30 p.m. half-hour. On average through its first three episodes, the ABC freshman comedy is drawing an audience of 5.6 million viewers and is delivering a 1.6/7 in Adults 18-49.
The series is from 20th Century Fox Television and ABC Studios. JJ Philbin and Elizabeth Meriwether are creators and executive producers. Katherine Pope, Erin O’Malley and Jason Winer are also executive producers. A comedy about a group of single parents who finds comfort in one another to help them raise their 7-year-old kids. Single Parents first premiered on September 26, 2018.
The series stars Taran Killam as Will Cooper, Leighton Meester as Angie D’Amato, Kimrie Lewis as Poppy Banks, Jake Choi as Miggy Park, Marlow Barkley as Sophie Cooper, Tyler Wladis as Graham D’Amato, Devin Trey Campbell as Rory Banks, Mia Allan as Emma Fogerty, Ella Allan as Amy Fogerty and Brad Garrett as Douglas Fogerty.
“Single Parents” airs Wednesdays at 9:30 p.m. ET on The ABC Television Network.