Get your motors running and raise your glasses, NBC has renewed both Grand Crew and American Auto A slew of programming announcements for the second season.
Grand Crew stars Echo Kellum, Justin Cunningham, Grasie Mercedes, Carl Tart, Aaron Jennings, and Nailed It’s Nicole Byer. Phil Augusta Jackson (writer-producer)Insecure, Brooklyn Nine-Nine) A group of Black friends who meet up and talk to the wine bar about the ups and downs of their lives. Jackson executive produces Grand Grew along with Brooklyn Nine-Nine co-creator Dan Goor.
The workplace comedy of the first season American Auto A group of Detroit-based automotive executives who try to help us to keep the company afloat as the industry shifts gears. Ana Gasteyer, Harriet Dyer, Jon Barinholtz, Humphrey Ker, Michael B. Washington, Tye White, and X Mayo star make up the ensemble cast. The series is Justin Spitzer’s Superstore follow-up project.
Also over at NBC, the sitcom Young Rock, a show about Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s youth, has been renewed for a third season. Johnson leads the show with Joseph Lee Anderson, Stacey Leilua, Adrian Groulx, Bradley Constant, Uli Latukefu, Ana Tuisila, John Tui, Fasitua Amosa, and Matthew Willig.
The two new series were released today, as well as the network placed George Lopez’s show Lopez Vs. Lopez and the legal comedy Night Court on the schedule next season. The two series BBC The Dust at NBC are the Ted Danson-led Mr. Mayor and Kenan Thompson’s Kenan. Both of these shows managed to get two seasons on the network.