August 27, 2016  
Home > News > TV

'Leverage', 'Closer' and 'Rizzoli and Isles' Renewed

July 31, 2010 (2:31 am) GMT
For having 'terrific cast, sharp writing and top-notch production teams', all three shows will return in 2011 on TNT.

THT has faith in both its new and old series. The cable network has just announced on Friday, July 30 that "", "" as well as newbie "" will all return for the new season which will debut next year.

"TNT has enjoyed tremendous success on Sunday and Monday nights with Leverage, The Closer and Rizzoli & Isles," Michael Wright, executive vice president and head of programming for TNT, TBS and Turner Classic Movies, said in a statement. "All three shows feature terrific cast, sharp writing and top-notch production teams. We look forward to continued success with new seasons in 2011."

"Leverage" will thus enter its fourth season, "Closer" its seventh season and "Rizzoli" its sophomore season. The first two get 15 episodes each while "Rizzoli" gets 13 episodes.

"Leverage" is averaging 4.1 million viewers in the third season while "Closer" continues to be the cable's strongest performer with 7.1 million viewers in average. "Rizzoli", which is relatively new, managed to score 7.6 million viewers in the July premiere.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. P. Diddy Squashes Breakup Rumors With a Super Sweet Birthday Message for Cassie
  2. Does 'American Horror Story' Reveal the Murder Weapon in This New Season 6 Teaser?
  3. Taylor Swift Sports Bigger Breasts in Tight Crop-Top. Did She Really Get a Boob Job?
  4. Get Your First Glimpse of Tom Hardy in Christopher Nolan's WWII Film 'Dunkirk'
  5. Miley Cyrus Sports New Gold Band on Ring Finger. Is She Secretly Married to Liam Hemsworth?
  6. Jennifer Lopez Posts Cryptic Message After Breakup as Casper Smart Is Reportedly Still in Denial
  7. Is Britney Spears' 'Glory' Track 'Liar' About Ex Justin Timberlake?
  8. Donald Glover Addresses Lando Casting Rumor in Han Solo Movie