On April 1, 2012, it was announced that Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels had been signed to the sequel, and that principal photography would begin in September. The Farrelly brothers will direct and write the script.
On October 28, 2011, The Hollywood Reporter reported that Fox has announced In Living Color is scheduled to return in 2012, airing two half-hour specials hosted and executive produced by co-creator Keenen Ivory Wayans, with the option of picking the series up for the following season. The show is a "contemporary take" on the original premise, with new performers and musical performances. On March 23, 2012 Tommy Davidson confirm there will be a In Living Color reunion special with the original cast members aloneside the newer cast. Season 6 is scheduled to air on April 2012.