NBC has given a vote of confidence to freshman "Welcome to Sweden". The new sitcom starring Greg Poehler has been picked up for a 10-episode second season, the network confirms.
The comedy created by Greg based on his life has earlier scored a renewal from Swedish network TV4 on which it airs. The show is executive produced by Greg and his famous sister Amy Poehler. The "Parks and Recreation" star, Will Ferrell and Gene Simmons make guest-starring appearances on the rookie series.
"Welcome to Sweden" has been averaging 2.9 million viewers since it debuted last July. A premiere date for the sophomore run hasn't been announced yet.
NBC has previously renewed new drama "The Night Shift" and rookie comedy "Undateable".