NBC made an additional 2019-2020 pickup with the one-hour drama series Council of Dads.
Council of Dads revolves a father of four whose life goes into upheaval when he receives a cancer diagnosis and enlists the help of his extended family, and a close group of friends – who are also fathers – to help his family get through the tough stages ahead of them. Council of Dads stars Sarah Wayne Callies, Tom Everett Scott, and J. August Richards.
In addition to Council of Dads, NBC recently picked up new series Bluff City Law and Sunnyside for the 2019-2020 season. NBC has already renewed returning series Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Chicago Fire, Chicago Med, Chicago PD, The Good Place, Law & Order: SVU, Manifest, New Amsterdam, Superstore and Will & Grace.