Fox have released a teaser promo for the new season of New Girl, which explores the future for Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and Nick (Jake Johnson), watch it here.

The clip explores whether the former couple can remain friends after going through a hard break-up.

Deschanel says in the video: "Nick and Jess realise that they're not as compatible as they might have thought."

New Girl's creator Elizabeth Meriwether comments: "It's opening a whole new area of stories of them being exes. I think it's a really interesting, funny territory."

New Girl returns to Fox on September 16 in the US.