ABC Family has renewed “Pretty Little Liars” for a second season, and “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” for a fourth season, the network announced Monday at the Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena.
“We’re incredibly excited to bring viewers new seasons of two of ABC Family’s most successful original series,” said ABC Family’s President Michael Riley. “Supported by incredibly talented casts and crews, ‘The Secret Life of the American Teenager’s’ Brenda Hampton has an unparalleled voice in speaking to today’s Millennials, and our partnership with Alloy Entertainment and Warner Horizon continues to deliver an engaging and heart-stopping show keeping ‘Pretty Little Liars’ audiences on the edge of their seats.”
“Secret Life” remains ABC Family’s best series of all time, becoming 2010’s No. 1 scripted cable television program among Women 18-34. The recent winter premiere of “Pretty Little Liars” debuted to an impressive 4.2 million viewers.
“Secret Life” will return for a third season on Monday, March 28 (8/7c). The drama’s fourth season is set to premiere this summer. The sophomore season of “Pretty Little Liars” is also tentatively scheduled for summer 2011.
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