Niecy Nash and Cedric The Entertainer Niecy Nash and Cedric The Entertainer

TV Land comedy The Soul Man has been renewed for a fourth season, the network announced on Monday.

The comedy, which has been picked up for 12 episodes, has averaged 1.2 million viewers over the first three seasons.

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"We are thrilled to bring back Cedric, Niecy and The Soul Man for another season," TV Land President Larry W. Jones said in a statement. "TV Land has loved working with this cast and crew who come together each week and create one of the funniest half-hours on TV."

A spin-off of the network's Hot in Cleveland, the series stars Cedric the Entertainer as a music superstar-turned-minister who moves his family, including his wife Lolli (Niecy Nash), to St. Louis.

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