Video creators Mike Schur and Dan Goor and cast members Melissa Fumero, Stephanie Beatriz and Chelsea Peretti posted the news on social media Friday night.
After NBC's 11-hour record of Brooklyn Nine-Nine the cast and crew of the canceled-and-fast-revived comedy on Friday night wasted no time celebrating their re-employment status in social media
Fox canceled Brooklyn Nine-Nine on Thursday after five seasons on the network – which landed the NFL next season – as he plans a new future of wide multi-camera comedy and process.
Brooklyn became a global hot topic following Fox's cancellation on Thursday afternoon, although Studio Universal Television received several calls from Hulu, Netflix, TBS and NBC. After Hulu and Netflix had picked up the cult favorite sitcom, producer Mike Schur tweeted that NBC had come to the rescue of the series.
Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Season 6. NBC. pic.twitter.com/ezW4ejgxGL
̵1; Ken Enmendous (@KenTremendous) May 12, 2018
Sharon's co-creator, Dan Goor, shared his joy over the news. Hey everybody, just wanted to say no big deal, but ….
NBC JUST PICKED # BROOKLYN99 UP FOR SEASON 6 !!!
Many thanks to you, the best fans in the history of the world!
– Dan Goor (@djgoor) May 12, 2018
The cast, including stars Melissa Fumero, Stephanie Beatriz and Chelsea Peretti, joined Twitter Friday night to share the news with the fans.
# Brooklyn99 COMING BACK TO SEASON 6 !!! YOU GUY ON NBC !!!!! You did that !! You got loud and you were heard and you saved our show !! Many Thanks!! Thanks to NBC !! Nine Nine !!!! pic.twitter.com/cTycfF4FoR
– Melissa Fumero (@melissafumero) May 12, 2018
NBC TAKIN B99 OFFA FOX HANDS BBBBBSSSSSSSsss pic.twitter.com/qXFr3Ic27G
– Chelsea Peretti (@chchelseaperetti) May 12, 2018
SQUAD YOU FOUND THAT # BROOKLYN99 WILL BE ON NBC FOR OUR 6TH SEASON!
– Stephanie Beatriz (@iamstephbeatz) May 12, 2018
So happy to announce:
NBC Records BROOKLYN 99 for SEASON 6 !!!
– The Lonely Island (@thelonelyisland) May 12, 2018
"Ever since we sold this show to Fox, I have regretted that she made it, and it's high time that it's in its rightful place Home returns, "said Robert Greenblatt, NBC Entertainment chairman in a statement Friday night. "Mike Schur, Dan Goor and Andy Samberg grew up with NBC and we're all thrilled that one of the smartest, funniest and best-pop comedies has long since found its place in our comedy series, I speak for everyone at NBC, here's the Nine-Nine! "
Brooklyn Nine-Nine plays Andy Samberg, Fumero, Beatrice, Terry Crews, and Joe Lo Truglio as detectives in a police commando in Brooklyn, along with Andre Braugher, the boss of the Nine-Nine. Nine and Peretti as a cocky administrator of the unit.