Yahoo Picks Up Sixth Season Of ‘Community’
After being canceled by NBC last spring, “Community” has been picked up by Yahoo Screen for a 13-episode sixth season, E! News reports.
Castmembers Joel McHale, Danny Pudi, Gillian Jacobs, Alison Brie, Jim Rash, Yvette Nicole Brown and Ken Jeong are set to return, along with producer Dan Harmon.
“I am very pleased that Community will be returning for its predestined sixth season on Yahoo,” said Harmon in a statement. ”I look forward to bringing our beloved NBC sitcom to a larger audience by moving it online. I vow to dominate our new competition. Rest easy, Big Bang Theory. Look out, Bang Bus!”
“The reports of our cancelation have been greatly exaggerated.” —Mark Twain (The other version of this quote has been wrong for years),” added McHale. “# SixSeasonsAndaMovie is real. Thank you Sony. Thank you Yahoo. Thank you Dan Harmon. And thank you to the greatest f%$#ing fans in the history of the human race. It’s the internet. We can swear now.”