Bear FX is roaring back.
Disney-backed BASIC cable network has renewed a speedy season two for its critically acclaimed dark comedy starring Jeremy Allen White.
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The series, which launched all eight episodes on FX’s Hub on Hulu on June 23, has an impressive 100 percent rating among critics and a 92 percent score on Rotten Tomatoes with viewers. t heart Chief TV critic Danielle Fienberg said in his review that producer Christopher Storer’s series (Rami, Class VIII) and fellow showrunner Joanna Callow (Bojack Horseman,[n]Eliminates kitchen clutter, for better or worse.”
,Bear has exceeded our wildly creative, critical and commercial expectations,” said FX Entertainment President Eric Shearer. “We deeply appreciate the fantastic work led by producer and co-showrunner Christopher Storer and co-showrunner Joanna Callow . Jeremy Allen White’s lead performance is stellar, as are his co-stars Ebon Moss-Bacharach, Ayo Adebiri, Abby Elliott, Lionel Boyce and Liza Colon-Zays. We can’t wait to work on season two.”
shameless The series stars Grad White as a talented chef who returns to Chicago to run his family’s sandwich shop after his brother’s suicide. Hiro Murai (atlanta), Nate Mattson (station eleven) and Josh Sr. also executive produced the series, which is produced in-house by FX Productions.
in an interview with THR’s Top 5 TVs Podcast, Calo opened up about joining the series, stating that Storer had originally envisioned it as a feature film and that White was the first choice to star in the series. (Listen to the interview here.)
“We are so grateful to FX, our immensely talented cast, our crew that worked hard, fast, and in the dead of winter, not to mention everyone else. And we want to bring you all back. can’t wait Bear in 2023,” added Storer and Calo in a joint statement announcing the pickup on Thursday.
Bear joins roster of originals on FX that also includes recently renewed drama Bear, Emmy Nominated Comedy what do we do in the shadows (picked up for two additional seasons), Snow, Reservation Dogs, Little Monster, Atlanta, Fargo, Dave, Breeders and many others.
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