With Disney TV poised to return to the airwaves in late 2018, a number of shows will be returning to ABC after being canceled last year.
This week, ABC has picked up the second season of the short-lived ABC sitcom The Magic of Christmas, starring the hilarious Kristen Bell.
The show was canceled last month following a ratings slump, but ABC plans to revive the show on the Disney XD streaming platform.
The Magic is a Disney XD comedy with a touch of Christmas spirit that follows two friends who have the opportunity to make their first Christmas wish.
ABC picked up two seasons of the show, which has been renewed for a third season.ABC’s lineup also includes a revival of the animated series The Simpsons, with the new series debuting in 2018.
The series follows Homer Simpson, who is now an animated character with his family, as he tries to find his roots after his family moves to a new town.
The Simpsons premiered in 2013.ABC has picked-up a second season and is also planning a third.
The network has picked a reboot of the comedy series The Mary Tyler Moore Show, which stars the titular Mary Tyler.
The new series will be an adaptation of the popular sitcom, with an original musical score by Paul F. Tompkins.
The network also picked up a revival in the form of the ABC comedy comedy, Family Guy.
The comedy follows the titul-bastard, who lives on an American family ranch, and his family as they attempt to adjust to life in Australia.
The reboot is set to debut in 2018, and is expected to have a “super-hero” theme.ABC is expected back in the business of entertainment in early 2019 with a new comedy series from the network’s animation division, The Originals, based on the hit animated series that aired on The Simpsons.
The two-part series is expected in early 2020.ABC Entertainment Group President and CEO John Landgraf said in a statement, “We’re excited to welcome the series to the ABC family.
We’re also excited to see what our next wave of Disney shows will look like as we look forward to a long, successful TV series renaissance for our networks.”