one of the things we wondered about was whether one of the reasons ABC picked up Better Off Ted was because it had a lot of unaired episodes in the vault and wouldn't have to produce many more to get to 13 episodes. Airing episodes in the summer might throw a wrench into that thinking.
via ABC press release:
"BETTER OFF TED" RETURNS WITH NEW EPISODES JUNE 23 ON ABC
The critically acclaimed comedy Better Off Ted returns to the ABC schedule this summer with new episodes beginning TUESDAY, JUNE 23 (9:00-9:30 p.m., ET), following the premiere of the highly anticipated new reality series, "The Superstars." After its summer run, "Better Off Ted" will return will new episodes midseason.
"Better Off Ted" stars Jay Harrington as Ted, Portia de Rossi as Veronica, Andrea Anders as Linda, Jonathan Slavin as Phil, Malcolm Barrett as Lem and Isabella Acres as Rose.
"Better Off Ted" is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. Victor Fresco ("My Name Is Earl," "Andy Richter Controls the Universe") is executive producer and creator of the series.