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The CW Orders More Episodes of 'Gossip Girl', 'Supernatural' and 2 Others

August 4, 2011 (5:49 am) GMT
'GG' and another drama '90210' will get two additional episodes each, while 'Supernatural' and 'Nikita' get one additional episode each.
The CW Orders More Episodes of 'Gossip Girl', 'Supernatural' and 2 Others

Four of The CW's returning series will have an extended season. Having received a full season order each, "", "", "" and "" are picked up for more episodes in the network's attempt to keep the amount of reruns during the mid-season to a minimum.

Deadline reports that CW has ordered two more episodes for "Gossip Girl" and "90210", bringing their orders to 24 episodes each. As for "Supernatural" and sophomore "Nikita", they get one additional episode each which will extend their runs to 23 episodes apiece.

Surprisingly, "" which has kept solid ratings is not included in this supersized order. This is apparently due to the fact that its extensive post-production process will lead to longer production times. Moreover, showrunner Kevin Willimason has also been occupied with handling new series for CW, "".

In another news, CW has topped GLAAD's fifth annual Network Responsibility Index of best network among the broadcast networks. It leads with 33 percent LGBT-inclusive programming, followed by FOX (29%) and ABC (23%).

ABC Family, meanwhile, received an "Excellent" rating for including 55 percent LGBT-inclusive images in its original prime-time programming. Trailing behind it are Showtime (37%), TNT (33%), HBO (31%), Lifetime (31%), AMC (29%), and Syfy (22%).

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