The announcement was made Tuesday by Robert Greenblatt, chairman of NBC Entertainment.
"We made comedy an important goal for us this season and I'm very pleased to be making full-season commitments to both 'Whitney' and 'Up All Night,'" Greenblatt said in a statement. "We're thrilled with the creative direction of both shows as well as the potential for them to continue to build loyal audiences over the coming months. We're proud of all of the producers, writers, actors, and directors who have worked so hard to bring these shows to life."
"Whitney" is a relationship comedy starring Whitney Cummings and Chris D'Elia.
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