Josh Thomas comedy Please Like Me has been renewed for a fourth season.
The show, which screens on ABC in Australia and Pivot in the US, will return for 6 new episodes featuring Josh Thomas, Thomas Ward, Hannah Gadsby, Debra Lawrance, David Roberts, Caitlin Stasey, Emily Barclay, Keegan Joyce, Renee Lim and talented cavoodle, John.
Filming will begin on the Great Ocean Road, for the next 5 weeks. Josh Thomas will direct half the series, with the other half helmed by Matthew Saville.
Rick Kalowski, ABC Head of Comedy, told TV Tonight, “It’s a testament to Please Like Me’s creative quality and brand-defining international reputation that it’s ABC’s first scripted comedy series in over 20 years to go to a fourth season – and it’s the best one yet.”
Please Like Me has picked up a swag of awards since it premiered in 2013 including AACTAs, AWGIEs, ADG Awards, plus nominations from the International Emmy Awards, the Rose d’Or Awards, GLAAD Media Awards and Josh Thomas voted in the Logie’s Most Popular Actor category. The show also remains one of iview’s biggest drawcards.
It will air later this year.