Only two days after the cancellation, due to the widespread support of the Nine-Niners, NBC picked up the show to reproduce it for the sixth season. "We're all thrilled that one of the smartest, funniest, and best cast comedies in a long time will take its place in our comedy line-up".
He said he believes it's a better fit for NBC's brand of comedy than it ever was for Fox.
The current season of the sitcom is scheduled to air its finale - the show's 112th episode - on May 20.
The networks are saving most of their news shows for midseason, along with some returning series.
The star added, "Andy [Samberg] has been on "SNL" and it just makes so much sense and we fit in with their comedies".
Melissa Fumero said that she and her co-stars were astounded when Brooklyn Nine-Nine was picked up by NBC shortly after its cancellation.
The cast of the show has also gushed about the renewal on social media. So hard, in fact, that I made sure to call every single NBC exec and tell them to go straight to hell.
"Brooklyn Nine-Nine" is produced by NBCUniversal's studio, Universal Television.
"We own it. It's one of few comedies in recent years to have a really robust global number, a syndication upside which a lot of shows don't have anymore".
Enter NBC, a network that needed some form of redemption after it effectively did to Community on an annual basis what Fox did to Brooklyn Nine-Nine recently.
We'll say: "Brooklyn" was canceled by Fox on Thursday.
NBC is once again on track to end the season as the No. 1 broadcaster in both total viewers and the key 18-49 demographic that to the Super Bowl and the Olympics. (As well as maybe gave some people flashbacks to Fox cancelling such gems as Firefly and Arrested Development.) Perhaps it even means the series will work to get the famous Star Wars actor on for a cameo or role next year?
Although the show was beloved by its fans, it wasn't a big ratings victor for Fox.
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