[02/05/15 - 11:48 PM] Development Update: Thursday, February 5 Updates include: Courtney B. Vance to play Johnnie Cochran in FX's "American Crime Story"; Chris Klein among trio cast in NBC's "How We Live"; and Damon Wayans, Jr. to depart FOX's "New Girl."
[01/17/15 - 11:12 PM] Development Update: Saturday, January 17 Updates include: FOX declares "Mulaney" dead; Mark Mylod to helm "Minority Report" pilot; and "The X-Files," "Prison Break" both eyed for "event series"-type revivals.
[12/01/14 - 11:16 PM] Development Update: Monday, December 1 Updates include: Lauren Graham to star in "Kate on Later" for NBC; Frank Dillane, Alycia Debnam Carey first cast in "The Walking Dead" spin-off; and January Jones, Kristen Schaal to visit FOX's "The Last Man on Earth."
[02/12/14 - 11:31 PM] Development Update: Wednesday, February 12 Updates include: Cristin Milioti is the first to board NBC's "A to Z"; FOX gives series order to Will Forte's "Last Man on Earth"; and Jonathan Ryland is NBC's "Lifesaver."
[10/01/13 - 11:14 PM] Development Update: Tuesday, October 1 Updates include: ABC gives pilot order to comedy "Galavant"; Will Forte brings "The Last Man on Earth" to FOX; and Jennie Garth in talks to join ABC Family's "Mystery Girls."
ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2015-16 season (the show's second) on 4/8/15
DESCRIPTION: (from FOX's press release, April 2015) FOX has picked up comedy series THE LAST MAN ON EARTH for a second season, it was announced today by David Madden, President, Entertainment, Fox Broadcasting Company. THE LAST MAN ON EARTH is this season's No. 1 new comedy among Adults 18-34 and Men 18-49. It also ranks No. 1 in its Sunday (9:30-10:00 PM ET/PT) time period among Adults 18-49, Adults 18-34 and Teens. From writer/producer Will Forte ("Nebraska," "Saturday Night Live") and directors/producers Chris Miller and Phil Lord ("The Lego Movie," "21 Jump Street"), THE LAST MAN ON EARTH chronicles the life and adventures of Phil Miller (Forte), an average guy - and humanity's last hope - who discovers what life is like when no one is telling you what you can and cannot do. The series also stars Kristen Schaal, January Jones and Mel Rodriguez.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Will Forte as Phil Miller