Lifetime Renews 'Drop Dead Diva' For Fourth Season


Lifetime has renewed its drama series, Drop Dead Diva for a fourth season.

The 13-episode order is expected to premiere sometime in 2012.

For its current season, Drop Dead Diva has averaged 2.3 million total viewers, 1.2 million adults 25 to 54; 973,000 adults 18 to 49; 903,000 women 25 to 54; and 752,000 women 18 to 49.

"Drop Dead Diva is a signature series for Lifetime that continues to resonate with audiences with its heart and humor," said Nancy Dubuc, president and GM, Lifetime Networks, in a statement. "We are thrilled to bring it back for another season."

Drop Dead Diva's third season will conclude on Sunday.