The new space adventure series created by and starring Seth MacFarlane, “The Orville” has been renewed for season 2, FOX announced.
Michael Thorn, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company said, “Once again Seth has struck a powerful chord with viewers,” he added, “He has delivered a series full of optimism, drama and his trademark humor. We want to thank him and the rest of the talented cast, as well as the producers and crew, for an incredible first season. We can’t wait to see where The Orville travels in the second,” according to the FOX press release.
“The Orville” has been the highest-rated series launch since the 2015 debut of “Empire” on FOX. All-new episodes of “The Orville” air Thursdays, at 9 pm ET on FOX.