Life in Pieces season 2 to premiere on October 27, 2016
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About the series
Life in Pieces is a new American situational comedy television series that is currently airing on the CBS channel in the United States. The sitcom was created by Justin Adler who also serves as executive producer alongside Aaron Kaplan, Jeff Morton and Jason Winer. The show is produced for CBS by Kapital Entertainment, 40 or 50 Years, Inc., and 20th Century Fox Television. Season 1 of Life in Pieces debuted on CBS on September 21, 2015.
The storyline of Life in Pieces revolves around a big Short family. The sitcom stars Colin Hanks, Betsy Brandt, Angelique Cabral, Thomas Sadoski, Zoe Lister-Jones, Dan Bakkedahl, Holly Barrett, Giselle Eisenberg, Niall Cunningham, James Brolin and Dianne Wiest.
Viewer reception and chances of renewal
Season 1 of Life in Pieces premiered on the CBS channel in the US on Monday, September 21, 2015 right after The Big Bang Theory and starting in November, once Thursday Night Football has finished, the sitcom will move to its regular time slot on Thursdays at 8:30pm. The series premiere attracted 11.2 million total viewers, and after two episodes the show is averaging 9.99 million viewers. Let’s see if the ratings hold at this level as the season progresses. At the moment, there have been no statements from CBS about a potential second season, so check back with us for the latest news, or subscribe to our notifications and get the premiere date of Life in Pieces season 2 automatically sent to your inbox as soon as it is announced.
UPDATED October 29, 2015: If you are watching CBS’s newest comedy series Life in Pieces, you will get to see a lot more of the Short family. On October 27, 2015, the network officially gave the comedy series a full season order of 22 episodes. The good news came as no surprise, because Life in Pieces became TV’s #1 new comedy this season. The series premiere attracted 11.3 million viewers and after a few episodes, Life in Pieces is averaging 9 million viewers per episode. Well, the show has probably one of the of the best ensemble casts on television today, so such a positive viewers’ response does not surprise us. The full season order does not guarantee a renewal, but with such impressive ratings the show will definitely get greenlit for another run. Also, be advised that starting November 5, 2015, Life in Pieces will move to its new regular time slot on Thursdays at 8:30 pm ET/PT.
UPDATED December 22, 2015: The first eleven episodes of CBS’s new comedy series finished airing on December 17, 2015 and the show is at the moment on a holiday hiatus. The debut season of Life in Pieces is scheduled to return to the small screen on January 7, 2016 and will have 11 more episodes until the finale. With the average viewership at more than 9 million people, everyone is expecting a renewal announcement next year. Check back with us for the latest updates.
UPDATED May 13, 2016: Just over a month ago the CBS network’s newest family comedy television show Life in Pieces wrapped up its debut installment in the US and motivated by the show’s ratings and a very positive feedback from critics, the network has just officially renewed the freshman comedy series for another round. The renewal was easily predictable, since the sitcom has averaged an impressive viewership of 8.7 million households per episode. 20th TV will produce the second chapter of the show, but the premiere date for new episodes is yet to be determined. Sign up for our updates and we will notify you via email as soon as the release date of Life in Pieces season 2 is scheduled.
UPDATED September 12, 2016: The CBS channel’s fall programming schedule has been solidified and a sophomore installment of the newest network’s sitcom Life in Pieces is expected to begin airing in the US on Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 9:30/8:30c, right after the season premiere of the comedy series Mom. Having debuted to 11 million viewers, the freshman chapter of the Short family’s story has averaged nearly 9 million households per episode, securing a renewal announcement. Subscribe to our notifications and we will remind you by email about the premiere of Life in Pieces season 2 one day before it hits the small screen.