‘Eastbound & Down’ team to return to HBO with new show ‘Vice Principles’

Eighteen episodes of Danny McBride and Jody Hill comedy ordered by network

Danny McBride will reunite Jody Hill, whom he worked with on Eastbound & Down on new show Vice Principles.

HBO has confirmed its order of 18 episodes of the show, which focuses on a US high school through the eyes of its vice principle.
Splitsider that Vice Principals “just focuses on different parts of the high school world. It’s based off a [movie] script that Danny and me wrote a long time ago, and we’re kind of evolving that into our show.”

McBride played former baseball star Kenny Powers, in HBO’s Eastbound & Down . The show ended in 2013.