FX Not Renewing Billy Crystal series ‘The Comedians’

Comedy costarring Josh Gad lasted one season
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The Comedians is exiting the stage. Showrunner and executive producer Ben Wexler announced on Twitter that the FX comedy would not be returning for a second season.

“#TheComedians is cancelled at FX. I could not be more proud of the work we all did,” he wrote.

The series, starring Billy Crystal and Josh Gad playing fictional versions of themselves, debuted to a 0.4 rating among adults 18-49 and 878,000 viewers on April 9, but concluded its 13-episode run June 25 having fallen to a 0.2 and 509,000 viewers.