Fall TV Preview

ABC Renews Last Man Standing, Orders Cristela and Fresh Off the Boat to Series

Last Man StandingTim Allen will continue standing on ABC. In addition to renewing his sitcom Last Man Standing for a fourth season, the network on Saturday also added two new comedies to its fall 2014-2015 schedule.

Cristela and Fresh Off the Boat (formerly known as Far East Orlando) have both been ordered to series.

PHOTOS | Fall TV Preview: Your Guide to All of the New Shows

Here’s the logline/casting/pedigree info for each of the new series:

Fresh Off The BoatFresh Off the Boat (Comedy)
EPs | Nahnatchka Kahn (Don’t Trust the B—- in Apartment 23), Jake Kasdan, and Melvin Mar
CAST | Constance Wu, Hudson Yang
It’s the 90’s and hip hop loving Eddie is growing up in suburban Orlando, raised by an immigrant father who is obsessed with all things American and an immigrant mother who is often bewildered by white culture. With his father owning and operating an All-American Steakhouse chain, this loving family of FOB (“fresh off the boat”) Taiwanese Americans try to live the American dream while still maintaining their cultural identity and sense of family.

CristelaCristela (Comedy)
EPs | Kevin Hench, Marty Adelstein, Becky Clements, Shawn Levy
CAST | Cristela Alonzo, Carlos Ponce, Terri Hoyos, Andrew Leeds and Sam McMurray
Sixth-year law student Cristela pushes herself towards her ambitious legal dreams — often against her traditional Mexican-American family’s wishes.