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USA has lined up its second female-led drama.

The cable channel ordered 11 episodes in addition to the pilot of Facing Kate, starring Sarah Shahi (The L Word).

USA adds another spy drama to lineup with Covert Affairs

Kate centers on top litigator Kate Reed (Shahi) who decides to become a mediator after getting fed up with the bureaucracy and injustices of the legal system.

In January, USA also picked up the spy drama Cover Affairs with Piper Perabo (Coyote Ugly).