ABC Orders More Happy Endings Scripts; Revenge, Suburgatory Get Full Seasons
Emily VanCamp, Revenge, Jane Levy, Suburgatory
For Emily VanCamp, Revenge is sweet.
ABC has given a full-season order to the contemporary take on The Count of Monte Cristo, TVGuide.com has confirmed. Suburgatory, starring Jane Levy and Jeremy Sisto, has also been picked up for a full season.
Emily VanCamp: Emily Thorne isn't the only one getting Revenge
Executive-produced by Mike Kelley, Revenge debuted to 10.15 million viewers. Its latest outing on Wednesday drew 7.9 million viewers. Suburgatory, which follows a single dad who uproots his daughter from New York proper to the suburbs, debuted to 9.8 million viewers, marking a 27 percent improvement over last year's tenant of the time slot, Better With You. The latest episode drew 8.7 million viewers.
CW gives Sarah Michelle Gellar's Ringer a full season
In addition, ABC has ordered six more scripts of Happy Endings, the breakout midseason comedy that debuted to 7.4 million viewers in Season 2.
The news comes on the heels of CW picking up all three of its new dramas, Ringer, The Secret Circle and Hart of Dixie. Previously, Fox ordered a full season of New Girl, while NBC picked up Up All Night and Whitney, and CBS put its faith in Whitney Cummings' other comedy, 2 Broke Girls.