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'Last Man Standing' Gets Two Additional Episodes Order

January 13, 2012 (1:32 am) GMT
The additional pick-up brings the total for the Tim Allen-starring comedy's first season to 24 episodes.

"" will have an extended first season. After being picked up for a full season of 22 episodes last November, the new comedy series has received two additional episodes order from ABC, bringing the total for the show's first season to 24 episodes.

Marking 's return to small screen after "Home Improvement" ended in 1999, "Last Man Standing" has become a solid performer for ABC since it premiered in October last year. It has averaged 10.6 million viewers and a 3.1 rating/9 share in adults 18-49 so far.

To attract more viewers, the show has tapped some A-list guest stars. was recently featured as a deadbeat teen father of Mike's (Allen) young grandson. , meanwhile, is set to appear in an upcoming February episode.

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