Freeform has renewed comedy series “Baby Daddy” for a sixth season, the network announced Monday. The renewal will carry the show past the 100-episode mark.
“Baby Daddy” has a been a sturdy ratings performer with Freeform’s young-skewing audience. The most recent episode on June 15 drew 351,000 viewers in the channel’s target 18-34 (Live +3), ranking sixth among original cable scripted series. The show airs Wednesdays at 8:30 p.m. ET on Freeform.
“The lines between family and friends are so wonderfully crossed in ‘Baby Daddy.’ You can always count on the Wheeler clan for a big laugh along with heartfelt moments,” said Karey Burke, executive vice president, programming and development, Freeform.
“Baby Daddy” is created and executive produced by Dan Berendsen (“The Nine Lives of Chloe King,” “Sabrina, the Teenage Witch” and “Hannah Montana: The Movie”). The series stars Jean-Luc Bilodeau, Derek Theler and Tahj Mowry with Melissa Peterman and Chelsea Kane.