Fox Sitcom “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” Makes Syndication Debut on TBS in January 2018
TBS will premiere the first five seasons of the Golden Globe-winning and critically acclaimed police comedy Brooklyn Nine-Nine, from Universal Television, beginning with the series pilot on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 7pm ET/PT. The show will air consecutive episodes every Thursday from 7-11pm ET/PT on TBS. Episodes of Brooklyn Nine-Nine will also be available on the TBS app.
“Brooklyn Nine-Nine is a beloved comedy series driven by a talented ensemble cast, which will be an excellent complement to TBS’ slate of character-driven programs,” said Michael Quigley, executive vice president of commercial operations, content strategy and monetization for TBS and TNT. “We are delighted to welcome creators Dan Goor and Michael Schur’s television family to their second home on cable!”
“I couldn’t be more excited that the ultimate detectives slash geniuses of Brooklyn’s 99 are coming to TBS, home of the ultimate TV fans slash humans,” said co-creator and executive producer Dan Goor.
From Emmy Award-winning writer/producers Dan Goor and Michael Schur (“Parks and Recreation”), Brooklyn Nine-Nine won Golden Globes for Best Comedy Series and Best Actor (Andy Samberg) in its first season. Andre Braugher has also been nominated for three Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in his role as Captain Ray Holt. Press reviews hail Brooklyn Nine-Nine as “one of the funniest, most important shows on TV” (Washington Post, Alyssa Rosenberg), “one of TV’s most reliable shots of earnest fun” (Vox, Caroline Framke), and “one of the best ensemble casts on television” (GQ, Scott Meslow).
Brooklyn Nine-Nine is produced by Universal Television, Fremulon, Dr. Goor Productions and 3 Arts Entertainment. The series was created by Dan Goor and Michael Schur. The series is executive-produced by Goor, Schur, David Miner and Luke Del Tredici.
Despite the syndication deal, Brooklyn Nine-Nine is in a battle to survive cancellation for a Season 6 renewal. Stay tuned…