Comedy Renews 'Key & Peele'


Comedy Central has renewed hit sketch series Key & Peele for a second season.

The series' second season will premiere in fall 2012 with 10 episodes.

The network's newest comedy sketch series, created by and starring comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele, premiered on Jan. 31 as Comedy Central's best launch since 2009 with 2.1 million total viewers.

Its premiere, which followed Tosh.0, also posted a 2.6 men 18-34 rating and a 3.3 men 18-24 rating, finishing first in the timeslot with both demos across all of television, according to Comedy Central.

Key & Peele is executive produced by Key, Peele, Ian Roberts, Jay Martel and Joel Zadak, with Gary Mann and Monika Zielinska serving as executives in charge of production for Comedy Central.