TruTV Orders More 'Impractical Jokers,' 'Hardcore Pawn: Chicago'

'Jokers' gets additional 13 episodes while 'Hardcore Pawn' spinoff adds eight

TruTV has added additional episodes to two of its popular
series, ordering 13 more shows of Impractical Jokers and an extra eight for
Hardcore Pawn: Chicago.

This brings the count for Impractical Jokers'
second season to 28, while the count for Hardcore Pawn: Chicago's
first season is up to 17 so far.

In its second season, Impractical Jokers is
averaging 1.8 million viewers, up 26% over season one, with 1.1 million adults
18-49 (+30%) and 606,000 men 18-49 (+21%). The show recently drew over two
million viewers for its Feb. 7 episode, its biggest audience so far. Hardcore
Pawn: Chicago
 premiered Jan. 1 to more than 2.1 million viewers, which
was truTV's biggest series launch ever. To date, the show is averaging 2.1
million viewers, with one million adults 18-49 and 544,000 men 18-49.

Hardcore Pawn: Chicago airs its midseason finale Feb.
26 at 10 p.m.