TV Land Orders Second Season Of 'Hot In Cleveland'


Valerie Bertinelli, Jane Leeves and Wendie Malick will get to stay Hot in Cleveland.
TV Land has picked up a second season of the sitcom, ordering 20 more half-hour installments. The sophomore campaign of Hot in Cleveland will also include everybody's favorite octogenarian, Betty White, who will also return to the series, which bowed its fourth episode on July 7 with guest stats Huey Lewis and Amy Yasbeck.
Production on the new season is scheduled to begin in October, with a tentative premiere date set for January, according to TV Land.
"We are so excited that Hot in Cleveland was embraced by viewers in such a big way," Larry Jones, president of TV Land, said in a statement. "We absolutely love the show and can't wait to see what hilarious new experiences these characters will encounter in the next 20 episodes."
The June 16 debut was the top show in TV Land history, drawing 4.75 million viewers. The premieres of the second and third installments, which run Wednesdays at 10 p.m., averaged 3.4 million and 3.1 million watchers, respectively, according to Nielsen data.