FOX has decided to renew American Dad, a staple of the network’s Sunday night “Animation Domination” block. The animated series will be back for another year, keeping it on the air through the 2012-13 season. Thus far this season, American Dad has averaged a 2.5 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 5.27 million viewers. It’s the lowest-rated animated show on the network and is FOX’s ninth most-watched scripted series overall.
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What do you think? Are you glad to hear that American Dad will be back for another round?
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