We’ve been hearing throughout the fall about Community being in production with original showrunner Dan Harmon, and adding guest stars (like Chris Elliott), even though the series hasn’t aired since last spring and won’t return until January.
Now, with NBC’s current Thursday night lineup crashing and burning, Community is set to return in January, and NBC has released a brief, 20-second teaser, one with a bit of a “2001: A Space Odyssey” theme:
And… a full-length trailer, too:
Meanwhile, production on the show’s fifth season wrapped up this week. How do we know? Because Alison Brie posted a Vine doing a celebratory dance, with bicycle accompaniment from co-star Danny Pudi:
— Alison Brie (@alisonbrie) December 9, 2013
Is this the end of the road for the show? It certainly is looking that way. But let’s enjoy Community while we still can.