Showtime and the BBC have renewed the Matt leBlanc comedy Episodes for a fourth season.

Nine more episodes have been ordered of the comedy which also stars Stephen Mangan and Tamsin Greig, says Digital Spy.

The third season has yet to be aired but will be on TV screens next year. It will see the characters of Sean (Mangan) and Beverly (Greig) reunited. They play a couple of British TV writers based in LA working on a comedy series starring Matt LeBlanc. LeBlanc plays a fictionalised version of himself on the show.

Production on the fourth season starts next year.