CBS has picked up new comedy 2 Broke Girls for a full season.
The Monday night comedy is the top-rated new show of the
fall season, averaging a 5.28 rating with adults 18-49 and 15.5 million viewers for its first three episodes.
The sitcom, co-created by Michael Patrick King and Whitney Cummings, benefited from premiering out of the huge Two and a Half Men season opener that drew more than 28 million
viewers before settling into its 8:30 p.m. timeslot out of How I Met Your Mother.
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