Comedy Central boss Kent Alterman surprised the cast and EPs of The Other Two with some news at TCA today: They’re getting a second season.

The Other Two is written and executive produced by former SNL co-head writers Chris Kelly and Sarah Schneider. Series stars Drew Tarver as a 28-year old struggling actor and Helen Yorke as his 30-year old sister, who also struggling. Their lives are up-ended by their 13 year old brother ChaseDreams (Case Walker) who becomes famous overnight. Molly Shannon plays the siblings Hollywood mom and Ken Marino is ChaseDreams’ newly hired manager.


The Other Two premiered on Jan. 24.