They recently confirmed that their forthcoming fourth season of The Good Place would be their last.
And Kristen Bell and Jameela Jamil were both boldly going forth in pant suits as they promoted the latest season of the NBC show on Monday.
Kristen, 38 looked heavenly in a tailored white suit, while Jameela, 33, sartorially stunned in purple at the Emmy For Your Consideration event for the NBC show at the Upright Citizen Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles.
Sartorially savvy: Kristen Bell and Jameela Jamil were both boldly going forth in pant suits as they promoted the latest season of the NBC show on Monday
Kristen, who is married to Dax Shepard, put on an elegant display in the outfit which she teamed with cream shoes.
The Frozen star kept accessories to a minimum, and styled her hair into an updo with loose tendrils framing her pretty face.
Jameela showed a flash of a glittery purple shoe, matching her stylish and bright two-piece.
Got the cream: Kristen, who is married to Dax Shepard, put on an elegant display in the outfit
Well-tressed: She styled her hair into an updo with loose tendrils framing her pretty face
Their co-star Ted Danson, 71, mastered smart casual in blue denim jeans with a navy blazer and New Balance sneakers.
The Good Place creator Mike Schur announced earlier this month that the NBC series would end after its upcoming fourth season.
Admitting that he and the writers felt that four seasons ‘was the right lifespan’ for the show, he claimed they didn’t want to ‘tread water’ just for the sake of it and thus decided to end the series on their own terms.
Classic style: The Frozen star kept accessories to a minimum
All good here: Jameela gave the double thumbs up
Stepping out: Jameela showed a flash of a glittery purple shoe, matching her stylish and bright two-piece
Prior to the announcement, cast members D’Arcy Carden, Manny Jacinto, Ted Danson, William Jackson Harper and Jameela Jamil backed the show at a For Your Consideration event in North Hollywood on Friday.
In a statement posted to Instagram, Schur explained to fans why they would be ending the show, claiming it was always expected to end around season four.
‘After The Good Place was picked up for season two, the writing staff and I began to map out, as best we could, the trajectory of the show,’ he said.
‘Given the ideas we wanted to explore, and the pace at which we wanted to present those ideas, I began to feel like four seasons — just over 50 episodes — was the right lifespan.
Smart casual: Their co-star Ted Danson, 71, wore blue denim jeans with a navy blazer and New Balance sneakers
Say cheers! William Jackson Harper, D’Arcy Carden, Kristen Bell, Ted Danson, Jameela Jamil and Manny Jacinto lined up together
Bling! D’Arcy Carden sparkled in navy blue offset with wine red shoes
‘At times over the past few years we’ve been tempted to go beyond four seasons, but mostly because making this show is a rare, creatively fulfilling joy, and at the end of the day, we don’t want to tread water just because the water is so warm and pleasant. As such, the upcoming fourth season will be our last.’
The Kristen Bell and Ted Danson-fronted series was a critical hit for the peacock network and a departure from a recent spate of cynical, anti-hero driven comedies and dramas.
The Good Place, which premiered in 2016, stars Kristen Bell as Eleanor Shellstrop, a selfish and insecure person who repels anyone who attempts to be her friend.
After she’s unceremoniously killed by a runaway train of grocery store shopping carts, she finds herself in The Good Place, a heaven-like utopia.
The celestial planned community is supervised and designed by Michael (Ted) a seemingly kind but overly meek angelic figure, and his chipper helper Janet (D’Arcy).
The first season ended with a shocking twist, as Eleanor and her fellow Good Place residents (played by Jameela, William and Manny) began to question the reality of their new paradise.
Though it has its share of broad comedy, the series has also managed to fit in discussions of ethics and metaphysics, a rarity for a prime time series.
Jameela, who plays the name-dropping socialite Tahani, shared the news of The Good Place’s impending end with a photo that appeared to date from the show’s first season.
‘IT’S TRUE! This next season is our LAST!’ she wrote.
‘I hope you enjoy season 4, Mike and our amazing writers made it with so much love to give you the goodbye you deserve, because they are all classy as hell and know when to leave the damn party. You will always be in our soul squad and we love you! ❤️.’
Blast from the past: Jameela shared the news of The Good Place’s impending end with a photo from the show’s first season
In December, Schur told The Hollywood Reporter that The Good Place was never intended to be a long-running series.
‘Obviously because of that DNA, where status quos get blown up so frequently, this is not a show that is destined to be on for nine years,’ he explained.
‘It’s not a 200-episode, Friends kind of a deal. It’s not a hangout show. So, yeah, we’ve given it a lot of thought, and we have a certain plan, which I think you’ll get the sense of in the fairly near future.’
Despite the limited nature of the series, NBC seems happy with the Parks And Recreation co-creator.
In March, he inked a whopping five-year, nine-figure overall deal with NBC, believed to be worth $25 million annually.
The Good Place managed to have great ratings for its third season, and it was NBC’s highest-ranking comedy among the important 18-49 demographic.
The series was also awarded with a Peabody and received multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominations, a rarity when the award shows are dominated by prestige cable programs.