Jenna Elfman, Accidentally on Purpose Jenna Elfman, Accidentally on Purpose

Accidentally on Purpose has been picked up for five more episodes by CBS, has confirmed.

CBS' order leaves the freshman comedy four episodes short of a 22-episode full season pickup. The show stars Jenna Elfman as a woman who becomes pregnant after a one-night stand with a younger man.

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The news follows Accidentally on Purpose's Nov. 2 airing, which nabbed its second-biggest audience with 8.54 million viewers and its best rating so far in the 18-to-34 demo with a 2.6 rating.

The show has proved to be a solid addition to CBS' Monday night comedy block of How I Met Your Mother, Two and a Half Men and The Big Bang Theory since it premiered on Sept. 21 to 8.9 million viewers.