Apple TV+’s Breakout Hit Ted Lasso Is Supposed to End After Just 3 Seasons

But one co-creator wants to keep the series going 'for the next 50 years'

Still of Jason Sudeikis on Ted Lasso
Last month, Jason Sudeikis won a Golden Globe for his Ted Lasso performance. Apple TV+

The writers of Ted Lasso, the Apple TV+ comedy, which stars Jason Sudeikis as a cheerful American football coach leading an English soccer team, have only planned for the series run for three seasons. But now that Apple has already picked up the breakout hit for all three seasons, some of the show’s creators are thinking about ways to extend the life of the feel-good series for even longer.

@kelseymsutton Kelsey Sutton is the streaming editor at Adweek, where she covers the business of streaming television.