May 9, 2014

NBC has renewed About a Boy for a second season. The freshman comedy has been enjoying a successful run since premiering in February after the Olympics.

Adapted from the book and movie of the same name, About a Boy has been one of the network's best-rated comedies this season, airing alongside other newbie Growing Up Fisher in the 9:00pm hour following The Voice.

UPDATE: Season 2 of About a Boy premieres on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 9:30pm.