IFC Renews 'Onion News Network,' Greenlights Four New Series

At a press event in New York today, IFC announced that it has renewed freshman news show Onion News Network for a second season. Additionally, IFC has greenlit four new original docu series: Commercial Kings from Reveille; Young, Broke & Beautiful, produced by 44 Pictures; Whisker Wars, produced by Thom Beers’ Original Prods. (hint: it involves men’s facial hair, not cats as the title might suggest); and Bullet in the Face, created and written by Alan Spencer. IFC also announced two original series currently in development: an untitled variety show hosted by Comedy Death-Ray’s Scott Aukerman, and Pointless, created by Ethan Berlin and Eric Bryant, which came to IFC through the New York Television Festival. In addition to Onion, IFC recently renewed two other freshman comedy series, The Increasingly Poor Decisions of Todd Margaret and Portlandia. Here are detailed descriptions of IFC’s new series and projects in development:

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