FX renews 'Archer'

Cable net orders 13 episodes for Season 2

FX has ordered a second season of its new animated comedy "Archer."

The network has ordered 13 episodes for the next round, an increase from Season 1.

"It truly earned a second season," said Nick Grad, executive vp original programming at FX. "(It has) one of the best voice casts of any animated series on TV. We're very happy with the audience response and critical acclaim for 'Archer,' and are excited to move forward with it."

Through seven episodes, the series has averaged 1.2 million viewers on Thursday nights. Created by Adam Reed, "Archer" is a half-hour series following employees at a spy agency.