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'Eastbound and Down' and 'Bored to Death' Score Season 3

October 28, 2010 (8:20 am) GMT
For being praised in their sophomore year and taking a steady number of viewers per week, the two comedies are granted new season.

Two of HBO's comedies have received a new season order. "", which tells a story of relief pitcher-turns-gym-teacher Kenny Powers, and "", which follows a writer moonlighting as a private detective, would be back for season 3, HBO confirmed.

In its sophomore year, "Eastbound" debuted well with 1.7 million average which is 150% higher than the series premiere. Meanwhile, "Bored to Death" is less impressive with 1.1 million but it has been steady in rating throughout the weeks. In this manner, HBO has officially renewed all of its Sunday line-up. "" has earlier been renewed for a second season.

"Bored to Death" actor apparently has a confident in the show's sophomore year since the beginning. Back in August, he told Zap2It, "It's the time of my life. I honestly never want it to end. HBO is so cool. The cast is so cool. We all love it, and we just want another one."

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