The series is a joint production between Lord Miller Productions, FOX Entertainment, Jessebean Inc., and 20th Century Fox Television with syndication by 20th Television and Fox Corporation and animation and designs by Titmouse, Inc. It has been confirmed that the show will loosely share the universe with King of the Hill, though the Mega-Lo-Mart store.
The series is rated TV-14 (occasionally with either one, two, three, or all four parameters D (suggestive dialogue), L (suggestive language), S (sexual situations), or V (violence) or none at all). Before every run on FOX, there is a "Viewer discretion is advised" warning (the same seen before Family Guy).
On October 18, 2019, Fox picked the series up for a second season with an unknown amount of episodes.
Bless the Harts follows a southern family in the fictional town of Greenpoint, North Carolina that makes-do with their not-so-great financial situation by sticking with each other and their friends.
Critical reaction to the series has been divided, with most critics favoring it, while most fans of FOX's other animated programming have a negative reception towards it. The series holds an approval rating of 88% on Rotton Tomatoes based on 8 critic reviews, with an average rating of 6.88/10 and an audience approval of 40%. On Metacritic, it has a weighted average score of 70 out of 100, based on 9 critics, indicating "generally favorable reviews".
- "Bless all the Mother’s Harts today!". Retrieved on May 12, 2019.
- "'Bless The Harts' Borrows Mega Lo Mart From 'King Of Hill', Ostrich From Emily Spivey’s Childhood – TCA" (February 6, 2019). Retrieved on February 6, 2019.
- "Bless the Harts renewed for Season 2 by FOX". Retrieved on 18 October 2019.
- "Bless the Harts: Season 1 (2019)". Retrieved on September 30, 2019.
- "Bless the Harts: Season 1". Retrieved on September 30, 2019.