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Showtime has renewed Nurse Jackie for a fifth season and has tapped Clyde Phillips as the series' new showrunner, the network announced Thursday.

Phillips was previously the executive producer and showrunner of Showtime's Dexter. He'll join current executive producer Richie Jackson and series producer Caryn Mandabach.

Nurse Jackie co-creators/showrunners departing

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