Apple TV+ has revamped the critically acclaimed comedy for not one, but two more seasons. Series star and co-creator Rob McElhenney revealed the news in a comedic video on social media, with a FaceTime call featuring Season 2 guest star Sir Anthony Hopkins, and Emmy-winning Ted Lasso co-creator/star Jason Sudeikis.
— Apple TV (@AppleTV) October 21, 2021
Created by McElhenney and It’s always sunny in Philadelphia cohorts Charlie Day and Megan Ganz, ‘Mythic Quest’ follows the team behind the greatest multiplayer video game of all time,” according to the official logline. In addition to McElhenney, the ensemble cast includes Oscar winner F. Murray Abraham, Community‘s Danny Pudi, Imani Hakim, Charlotte Nicdao, Ashly Burch, Jessie Ennis and fellow EP David Hornsby.
“Like critics and audiences around the world, we fell in love with Rob and his team’s sharp writing style and the heartfelt, recognizable characters who shaped the world of ‘Mythic Quest’ Apple TV+ chief of programming Matt Cherniss said in a statement. “We can’t wait for viewers to see what the coming seasons of this brilliant workplace comedy have in store.”
Word of Seasons 3 and 4 comes almost four months after the release of ‘Mythic Quest’s Season 2 finale, which earned a TVLine reader rating of “A-” (read summary and post mortem). TVLine’s Streaming Scorecard has been updated to reflect the pick-up for multiple seasons.