Oxygen Renews 'The Face' for Season Two

Modeling Competition Series Finishes Season with 554,000 Viewers

Oxygen Media has ordered a second season of 10 episodes of modeling competition show, The Face.

The series, produced by Shine America with Naomi Campbell as executive producer, premiered in February to 515,000 total viewers. It finished its season in March at about the same mark, up 8% to 554,000 total viewers and 323,000 persons 18 to 49, up from the premiere's 312,000.

"The Face brings a unique and authentic look into the modeling industry, along with our supermodel coaches and contestants delivering the passion, fashion, competition and drama that our audience was captivated by," said Rod Aissa, senior vice president, original programming and development, Oxygen Media.  "We are excited to get back on the catwalk for season two as we bring in a few new twists along the way."  

The Face plans to "up the stakes" with more announcements to come, the network said.