Diane Haithman contributes to Deadline’s TCA coverage.
Cast and producers of It’s Always Sunny In Philadelphia said today that the show’s 10th season will not necessarily be its last. As previously announced, the FX comedy series is moving to the new youth-oriented FXX channel for its ninth season, launching September 4, and before this morning’s TCA panel on the show FX Networks CEO John Landgraf confirmed that a 10th season of episodes has been ordered. In response to a question, executive producer Rob McElhenny said it’s “not for sure” that the quirky comedy will end with the 10th season. “I feel like we’re doing our best work, “ said McElhenny. The fact that each season has had only 10 episodes, he said “allows us to stay fresh and continue to evolve.” Added executive producer Charlie Day: “I don’t think we’ll run out of outrageous things to do … with 10 episodes a season, you don’t run the risk of burning out.” (more…)