In addition to executive producing "This Is Us," Olin has also directed nearly 20 episodes of the series, which remains one of the highest-rated shows on television in its third season. Olin's other credits include shows like "Brothers & Sisters," "Alias," and "Sleepy Hollow."
"Keeping him at this studio and on that important show was literally a mission for Howard [Kurtzman] and me, and we’re equally excited to work on other projects with him. He’s hungry and excited to do more which is music to our ears.” “Ken is a special talent and a terrific guy who has been such a valuable resource to Dan [Fogelman] and everyone at 'This Is Us,'" said Jonnie Davis, president of creative affairs for 20th TV.
Oh, happy day.” "Over the course of my career I’ve had two homes – Disney and 20th – and now they’re one! “I feel incredibly fortunate to continue working with Dan Fogelman and our entire ‘This Is Us’ family while at the same time developing new projects with Dana Walden, Craig Hunegs, Jonnie Davis and Howard Kurtzman," said Olin.
He is repped by WME and Jackoway Tyerman.
20th TV is now part of the recently-created entity Disney Television Studios formed in the wake of the 21st Century Fox-Disney merger. Goldberg, Liz Meriwether, Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar, and Jon M. Chu.” /> Since the closing of the merger, 20th TV has signed overall deals with creators such as Fogelman, Adam F.
Ken Olin has signed an overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television, Variety has learned. Under the deal, Olin will continue to serve as executive producer on the hit NBC series "This Is Us" while also allowing him to develop other projects across platforms.

Mark Gordon, Fillion, Michelle Chapman and Jon Steinberg are executive producers. Entertainment One (eOne) was the lead studio on “The Rookie,” a co-production with ABC Studios." Alexi Hawley serves as writer, executive producer and showrunner. "The Rookie" stars Nathan Fillion as the oldest rookie on the Los Angeles police force after starting over to pursue his dream of being a cop.
Taran Killam, Leighton Meester, Kimrie Lewis, Jake Choi, and Brad Garrett star as the titular single parents. Fellow freshman comedy "Single Parents" features a group of parents struggling to raise their kids on their own and must rely on one another for support.
The series was created by Meriwether and JJ Philbin, who executive produce alongside Pope, O'Malley and Jason Winer. The series hails from 20th Century Fox Television and ABC Studios. It averaged 3.4 million viewers and held it down in the 18-49 demo, at 0.88.
The show is a co-production between 20th Century Fox Television and ABC Studios. "Bless This Mess" stars Lake Bell and Dax Shepard as a newlywed couple who ditch big city living for a simpler life in Nebraska. Bell and Elizabeth Meriweather co-created the series and act as executive producers, alongside Shepard, Jake Kasdan, Melvin Mar, Erin O'Malley, and Katherine Pope.
ABC previously renewed family comedies "The Conners" and "Modern Family," as well as dramas "A Million Little Things, "The Good Doctor" and "Marvel's Agents of SHIELD," for its 2019-2020 lineup.” />
It's averaged 3.0 million live viewers, and a 0.61 in the 18-49 demo. The series is produced by 20th Century Fox Television. Jake Kasdan, Melvin Mar, Keith Heisler, Matt Kuhn, and Laura McCreary also executive produce. Nahnatchka Khan created the show and also serves as executive producer. The comedy is based on the memoir of the same name by Eddie Huang.
The show scored solid ratings in the 18-49 demo, at 0.93, and averaged 4.19 million live viewers.
"The Rookie" averaged 4.17 million total live viewers during its season, as well as a 0.73 in the 18-49 demographic.
"Fresh Off the Boat" will receive a sixth season, "American Housewife" is getting a fourth, and both "Bless This Mess" and "Single Parents" are returning for Season 2, respectively. ABC has renewed a flurry of shows, including Season 2 of cop drama "The Rookie" and four comedies.
"American Housewife" follows Katie Otto (Katy Mixon), a housewife trying to raise her three kids and stand out among the seemingly perfect women in her wealthy town. Created and written by Sarah Dunn and co-executive produced with Aaron Kaplan, Kenny Schwartz, Rick Wiener, and Ruben Fleischer, "American Housewife" is a Kapital Entertainment-ABC Studios co-production.
Forrest Wheeler and Ian Chen play Eddie's brothers, and Lucille Soong stars as his grandmother. Set in the '90s, "Fresh Off the Boat" centers on hip-hop loving teenager Eddie Huang (Hudson Yang) and his family, who have adjusted to Orlando and the suburban American lifestyle. Also starring is Randall Park as Eddie's father, Louis, and Constance Wu as his mother, Jessica.
It averaged 3.65 million live viewers and a 0.71 in the 18-40 demo.