Younger is an American single-camera comedy-drama television series based on the Pamela Redmond Satran novel of the same name, created and produced by Darren Star. The series stars Sutton Foster as the lead character, with Hilary Duff, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor, Nico Tortorella, Molly Bernard and Peter Hermann co-starring in other main roles. The series premiered on March 31, 2015 on TV Land and received generally positive reviews from critics. It was renewed for a 12-episode second season in April 2015, but before the premiere of the second season on January 13, 2016, it was renewed for a third season, which began airing on September 28, 2016. On June 14, 2016, the show was renewed for a fourth season, which is scheduled to air on June 28, 2017. On April 20, 2017, the show was renewed for a fifth season ahead of its fourth season premiere.