Today, at the Television Critics Association winter press tour, ABC announced renewals for Abbott Elementary, Celebrity Family Feud, and Jeopardy! Masters. The network also revealed The Bachelorette will return this summer, and spinoff The Golden Bachelorette is coming this fall.
On the heels of its supersized season three premiere, ABC has renewed the hit comedy series Abbott Elementary for a fourth season. The show comes from Warner Bros. Television and 20th Television.
Season three of Abbott Elementary is now airing on Wednesdays (9:00-9:32 p.m. EST) on ABC and streams the next day on Hulu. In next week’s episode, “Gregory’s Garden Goofballs,” Gregory is hesitant when kids start hanging out in his classroom at lunch, looking to him for advice as the “cool teacher.”
Meanwhile, Barbara is shocked to find Tariq is dating the mother of one of her students. Janine and Jacob try to hire an ASL interpreter for a student in Jacob’s classroom.
Quinta Brunson, Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series, created the series and stars as Janine Teagues. Brunson, alongside Justin Halpern and Patrick Schumacker of Delicious Non-Sequitur Productions, Randall Einhorn, and Brian Rubenstein serve as executive producers.
In addition to Brunson, the Abbott Elementary cast includes Tyler James Williams as Gregory Eddie, Janelle James as Ava Coleman, Lisa Ann Walter as Melissa Schemmenti, Chris Perfetti as Jacob Hill, William Stanford Davis as Mr. Johnson, and Emmy Award winner Sheryl Lee Ralph as Barbara Howard.
New seasons of Celebrity Family Feud and Jeopardy! Masters are set to air later this year on ABC. Celebrity Family Feud returns for a 10th season, hosted by stand-up comedian, actor, author, and Emmy Award winner Steve Harvey. Myeshia Mizuno (Judge Steve Harvey) is set to join this season as the showrunner.
Two specials will also air later this year in celebration of the iconic show, Family Feud: Decades of Laughs and Family Feud: The Best of Steve Harvey, highlighting some of the best moments from the syndicated and primetime shows throughout the years. The renowned game show and specials will air this summer on ABC and stream on Hulu the next day.
Jeopardy! Masters, produced by Sony Pictures Television and hosted by “G.O.A.T.” Ken Jennings, is returning for another tournament-style season to air later this spring. Each hour-long episode will showcase some of the highest-ranked current Jeopardy! contestants, with two action-packed and high-stakes games.
The full field of contestants competing for the coveted title of Jeopardy! Masters Champion will be announced at a later date. The high-stakes competition will air on ABC and stream on Hulu the next day.
On the heels of a dominant year for The Bachelor franchise, today ABC announced the renewal of a new season of The Bachelorette airing in the summer of 2024, plus the spinoff series The Golden Bachelorette coming this fall.
The Bachelorette and The Golden Bachelorette will air on ABC and will be available to stream the next day on Hulu.
After a historic first season watching Gerry and Theresa find love on The Golden Bachelor, this all-new iteration of the hit series will highlight one radiant woman’s second chance at love in her golden years.
The Bachelorette and The Golden Bachelorette are produced by Warner Bros. Unscripted Television in association with Warner Horizon. Claire Freeland, Jason Ehrlich, Bennett Graebner, and Andrew Frank serve as executive producers on The Golden Bachelorette. Claire Freeland, Jason Ehlich, Bennett Graebner, Tim Warner, Peter Gust, Jodi Baskerville, and Jeff Thomas serve as executive producers on The Bachelorette.
Mirko Parlevliet has been reporting on the entertainment industry since 1998 and founded Vital Thrills in 2018 to cover the latest streaming, movie, TV, and video game news. Mirko previously created the websites ComingSoon, Spider-Man Hype!, SuperHeroHype, and ShockTillYouDrop.