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Freeform has renewed The Daring Sort for seasons two and three, the community introduced on Wednesday, with every new season consisting of 10 episodes. A shock breakout hit over the summer season, the drama facilities on three finest buddies, performed by Katie Stevens, Aisha Dee and Meghann Fahy, balancing work, romance and friendship whereas working at a serious girls’s journal in New York Metropolis.
However with the renewal comes a serious change, as creator Sarah Watson won’t be returning, with Candy/Vicious’ Amanda Lasher set to take over as showrunner.
“At Freeform, we’re dedicated to delivering reveals that commemorate the ability and risk of the feminine voice,” Karey Burke, govt VP of programming and growth at Freeform, mentioned in an announcement. “Season one in every of The Daring Sort introduced culturally vital tales to the lots that not solely entertain, but additionally empower our viewers to beat the world—we’re excited to proceed to champion these unbelievable girls.”
The Hollywood Reporter first reported the information of The Daring Sort‘s renewal and the showrunner switch-up, citing Watson’s artistic variations with the community as the explanation behind her departure.
The Daring Sort is predicated on the lifetime of Joanna Coles, chief content material officer, Hearst and former EIC of Cosmopolitan Journal, and have become a crucial darling for its tackling of social and political points. In accordance with Freeform, the present has garnered over 20 million viewers on the community and on digital platforms.
“Once we launched The Daring Sort, we had no thought simply how strongly it could resonate with younger grownup viewers who shortly noticed their world of intense friendships, relationships, profession ambitions, social media habits, and loopy intercourse and love lives mirrored again at them,” Joanna Coles, chief content material officer for Hearst Magazines, mentioned in an announcement. “The constructive response has been overwhelming we could not ask for higher companions in Freeform and Common TV and sit up for pushing the envelope additional in Season 2 with the exceptional men and women of Scarlet.”
“20 episodes!!!!!!!! AHHHH! So excited to lastly be capable of announce!” Stevens tweeted on Wednesday.