Getting On Renewed for Season 2 by HBO


Variety is reporting that HBO has officially renewed offbeat medical comedy Getting On for a second six-episode season. The series, a modest performer in the ratings when it premiered this past November, was well-received by critics and garnered enough positive word-of-mouth to earn itself the renewal, which was contingent on budgetary negotiations going through. There s no word yet on when Getting On will premiere its second season, though with True Blood and Boardwalk Empire both possibly having abbreviated final seasons, there s a chance that we ll be seeing Getting On come late fall once again. Getting On being renewed is the latest in a string of moves made by HBO, which included the cancellation of Hello Ladies and Family Tree and the pickup of comedies The Brink and Ballers. The network is trying to broaden its comedic audience, as its comedies tend to bring in low live ratings that are offset by critical love, and will look to continue doing so when its next original comedy, M


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