LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- Earl Hickey's list just got a little longer.
NBC has ordered two additional episodes of its hit freshman comedy "My Name Is Earl," bringing its season total to 24 episodes.
To date this season, "Earl" has averaged a stellar 12.94 million viewers, making it television's most-watched new comedy. Overall, only "Two and a Half Men" (14.89 million) ranks higher among all half-hours this season.
Greg Garcia and Marc Buckland are the executive producers of "Earl," a 20th Century Fox Television production.