FX announced "Louie" will be back for an eight-episode season April 9 (10:30 p.m.) joined by a new comedy, "The Comedians" (10 p.m. April 9), about a veteran comic (Billy Crystal) who gets paired with a newcomer (Carnegie Mellon grad Josh Gad) for a TV show.
Pamela Adlon of "Louie" will star in a pilot for her own series, "Better Things," playing a single parent raising three girls. Louis C.K. will direct the pilot; Louis C.K. and Adlon will co-write the script.