'Community' Returning For A Sixth Season Via Yahoo Screen

“Community” lives.

The former NBC comedy will return for a sixth season, airing on Yahoo Screen, Sony Pictures Television announced on Monday.

The sixth season, kicking off this fall, will contain 13 episodes.

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“I am very pleased that Community will be returning for its predestined sixth season on Yahoo,” Executive Producer Dan Harmon said in a statement. “I look forward to bringing our beloved NBC sitcom to a larger audience by moving it online. I vow to dominate our new competition. Rest easy, ‘Big Bang Theory.’ Look out, ‘Bang Bus’!”

Series star Joel McHale also issued a funny statement over the news.

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“The reports of our cancelation have been greatly exaggerated.” --- Mark Twain (The other version of this quote has been wrong for years). # SixSeasonsAndaMovie is real,” Joel’s statement read. “Thank you Sony. Thank you Yahoo. Thank you Dan Harmon. And thank you to the greatest f%$#ing fans in the history of the human race. It’s the internet. We can swear now.”

-- Jolie Lash

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