ABC has handed an early renewal to summer series Rookie Blue. The alphabet network, in conjunction with Global Television, has announced that the series will return next year for a 13 episode fourth season.
Rookie Blue was created by Morwyn Brebner, Tassie Cameron & Ellen Vanstone and provides a candid look at the personal and professional lives of five rookie cops as they navigate their first years on the beat. The drama series stars Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Charlotte Sullivan, Enuka Okuma, Travis Milne, Ben Bass and Peter Mooney.
The Canadian drama series has been a strong performer for ABC this season and has grown its overall audience by 4% compared to last year. On average, Rookie Blue frequently ranks as the #1 series among Adults 18-49 in Thursday night 10pm time-slot.
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