UPDATE: The online party continues for Brooklyn Nine-Nine’s rescue by NBC. Actress Katey Sagal has joined the celebration, tweeting ‘Great news! Brooklyn Nine-Nine is back for another season.’ Director Guillermo del Toro echoed her, retweeting NBC Entertainment announcements celebrating the acquisition.
The online outpouring of emotion over the cancellation and then the revival of the show has seen fans rollercoastering in their emotions. The campaign to save the show was trending on Twitter from the moment the show’s demise was first announced, as a wave of viewers mixed with celebrity endorsements has convinced NBC that there is indeed an audience for the dramedy.
Producer/writer/actor Michael Shur was dancing with joy:
NBC swooped in to provide a home for the acclaimed show that brings money to its sister studio from off-network and SVOD deals.
The reactions so far have been ecstatic, and are still rolling in as the news spreads.
Here are a few: