Monday, July 6, 2015

Lifetime Renews 'UnREAL' for Season 2

Lifetime has renewed its critically-acclaimed scripted drama series UnREAL for a second season with a 10-episode order, it was announced today by Liz Gateley, Executive Vice President and Head of Programming, Lifetime

The drama series stars Shiri Appleby, Craig Bierko, Freddie Stroma, Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman, Johanna Braddy, Aline Elasmar, Nathalie Kelley, Josh Kelly, Ashley Scott, Breeda Wool and Constance Zimmer.

Marti Noxon and Sarah Gertrude Shapiro co-created the series and also serve as executive producers, alongside Robert M. Sertner, Bill Davenport and Sally DeSipio. A+E Studios and Wieden-Kennedy Entertainment produce.

"We couldn't be more proud to bring back UnREAL," said Gateley. "With authentically flawed characters, sharp storytelling and impeccable performances, this show is propelling our brand in a truly exciting direction - an unexpected and bolder Lifetime. We are thrilled to continue our work with Marti and Sarah and the incredible A+E Studios team, as we together bring a new generation of viewers to Lifetime."