This Is Us has long future
Good news is afoot for fans of This Is Us, the popular US primetime drama that recently premiered here on Network Ten. US network executives have given the series a whopping two-season renewal, which will keep it on air through 2019. Each of the new seasons will feature 18 episodes for a total of 36 new episodes on order. In other primetime drama news, Empire, which is in its third season and can be seen here on FOX8, has been renewed for a fourth season to screen in 2017-18.