What’s happening in the comedy world now…

  • FX has ordered a fifth season of The League, with 13 more episodes to kick off during Fall 2013.
  • Adult Swim has renewed the animated series adaptation of Black Dynamite for a second season. Ten episodes to come in about a year from now.
  • Rebel Wilson will host the MTV Movie Awards in 2013, to be held in April.
  • FX also is looking at another potential animated series, ordering a pilot for Chosen, from the trio of Danny McBride, Jody Hill and David Gordon Green. Grant Dekernion will write and star in the pilot, about a rapper and ex-con with a new mission for life after prison.