Fox Sticks With Mad TV

Fox Broadcasting Co. has given a two-year pickup to its Saturday late-night sketch comedy series “Mad TV.” The show, in its sixth season, has posted 6% growth over last season to an average of 5.7 million viewers this season.

“We are thrilled with its success and look forward to the show pushing the creative envelope in the upcoming years,” Fox Broadcasting Co. president of entertainment Gail Berman said. “Mad TV” was developed by Fax Bahr and Adam Small and is executive produced by David Salzman, Quincy Jones and Dick Blasucci.