Comedy Central has renewed Key & Peele for second season, the network announced Tuesday. The
series' second season will premiere in fall 2012 with 10 episodes.
The network's newest comedy sketch series, created by and starring comedians
Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, premiered on Jan. 31 as Comedy Central's
best launch since 2009 with 2.1 million total viewers. Its premiere, which followed Tosh.0, also posted a
2.6 men 18-34 rating and a 3.3 men 18-24 rating, finishing first in the timeslot with both demos across all of television, according to Comedy Central.
Key & Peele is
executive produced by Key, Peele, Ian Roberts, Jay Martel and Joel Zadak, with
Gary Mann and Monika Zielinska serving as executives in charge of production
for Comedy Central.