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Showtime Renews 'The Borgias', TNT Orders New Season of 'Southland'

May 5, 2012 (4:41 am) GMT
The historical fiction drama will return for a third season in 2013, while the police procedural series will be back for a fifth season in February.
Showtime Renews 'The Borgias', TNT Orders New Season of 'Southland'

Two shows from different networks have received similar good news on Friday, May 4. Showtime has picked up "" for a third season, while TNT has given a fifth season order to "".

"Borgias" will return with ten new episodes in 2013. Showtime Networks entertainment president David Nevins announced that the production for the new season of the -starring series would begin this summer in Budapest, Hungary.

As for "Southland" which also gets a 10-episode order, it is expected to return in February next year. Shawn Hatosy recently shared what could be highlighted in the new season. "The way [season four ended indicates] a nice big gap between [Ben and Sammy] as partners," he said, adding that their partnership should continue because it could provide more drama.

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