Fox has renewed the animated comedy “The Great North” for a second season earlier than the primary has even aired.
The present was ordered to straight-to-series final yr and is presently slated to debut at midseason in 2021. It hails from Wendy Molyneux and Lizzie Molyneux-Logelin from “Bob’s Burgers” in addition to Minty Lewis. “Bob’s Burgers” creator Loren Bouchard govt produces.
“Wendy, Lizzie, Minty and Loren delivered a show that embodies our animation brand so strongly, they left us no choice but to give this stellar series an early renewal ahead of its midseason debut,” stated Michael Thorn, president of leisure for Fox Entertainment. “Of course, we’d also like to thank our friends at 20th, who continue to be tremendous partners.”
“The Great North” follows the Alaskan adventures of the Tobin household, as a single dad, Beef (Nick Offerman), does his greatest to maintain his bizarre bunch of children shut – particularly his solely daughter, Judy (Jenny Slate), whose creative goals lead her away from the household fishing boat and into the glamorous world of the native mall. Rounding out the household are Judy’s older brother, Wolf, (Will Forte) and his fiancé, Honeybee (Dulcé Sloan), her center brother, Ham (Paul Rust), and ten-year-old-going-on-fifty little brother, Moon (Aparna Nancherla). While their mom will not be within the image, Judy seeks steering from her new boss, Alyson (Megan Mullaly), and her imaginary good friend, Alanis Morrisette (guest-voicing as herself), who seems to her within the Northern Lights.
Molyneux, Molyneux-Logelin and Lewis additionally function showrunners and govt producers. 20th Century Fox Television produces, with Bento Box Entertainment offering the animation. Bento Box additionally animates “Bob’s Burgers” and was acquired by Fox Entertainment final yr.