“We knew we had something special with ‘The Last Man on Earth.’ It’s one of those rare shows that continues to add depth and dimension to its unique premise, week after week,” said David Madden, Fox Broadcasting Company’s entertainment president. “We are so thrilled that this incredibly bold, original and inventive series has been embraced by both fans and critics, and we cannot wait to see where the creative genius and inspired vision of Will, Phil (Lord) and Chris (Miller) take us in season two.”
Since its hourlong premiere on March 1, original episodes of “The Last Man on Earth” have averaged a 1.8 rating in adults 18-49 and 4.4 million viewers overall in live plus same-day averages. In Live +3, it spikes on average to a 2.7 in the demo and 6.6 million total viewers.
“The Last Man on Earth,” which is produced by 20th Century Fox Television, is created and written by Forte and exec produced by Forte, Lord, Miller and Seth Cohen.