HBO has renewed its news magazine series VICE for a second season, the network announced Thursday. The 12-episode sophomore season is expected to premiere in 2014.
"VICE's fearless, irreverent style of news coverage has produced a uniquely provocative show," HBO boss Michael Lombardo said in a statement. "We look forward to more of their groundbreaking reporting in season two."
The show, hosted by Shane Smith, attempts to highlight news stories overlooked by the mainstream media.
VICE's season one finale airs Friday at 11/10c on HBO.