Fox has handed a series order to a new comedy project titled Last Man On Earth, which hails from Will Forte, Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
Created by and starring Forte, Last Man On Earth tells the story of a man who winds up being the last human on Earth. The comedy series is being produced by 20th Century Fox Television with Forte, Phil Lord, Chris Miller and Seth Cohen serving as executive producers. Lord and Miller are also attached to direct the pilot episode.
The network has yet to announce how many episodes have been ordered for the show’s first season, but production is slated to commence this Summer with Fox eyeing a midseason premiere during the 2014-2015 season. It joins a number of other projects at Fox which have already been picked up to series for next season including Backstrom, Bordertown, Gracepoint, Hieroglyph and Mulaney.