Switched at Birth
ABC family has ordered a third season of Switched at Birth, along with additional episodes of freshmen series The Fosters and Twisted, the network announced Tuesday.
Switched at Birth's third season is set to premiere alongside Pretty Little Liars in January 2014. The Fosters and Twisted each received back-orders of 10 episodes for their respective first seasons.
"ABC Family has always been a home for groundbreaking storytelling with iconic characters and families and we're thrilled to have The Fosters andTwisted join our line-up as breakout summer hits," said ABC Family President Michael Riley. "We are very proud of the original series we continue to foster, bringing real and relatable characters to life for our viewers and know they are destined to become part of the zeitgeist alongsideSwitched at Birth and Pretty Little Liars."
In addition to the three dramas, ABC Family has already picked up comedies Melissa and Joey and Baby Daddy.