MUMBAI: For the first time MTV has renewed a primetime scripted
series for a third season, making it the largest episode order
in the scripted category to date.
MTV's drama series 'Teen Wolf will gets its third season run,
the US broadcaster announced at Comic-Con. It will feature
24 episodes, double the number of its first and second seasons,
and will shoot in Los Angeles.
drama about transformation is set against the backdrop of
contemporary teen life, with a forbidden, romantic love story
at its core. The series stars Tyler Posey as Scott McCall,
Crystal Reed as Allison Argent, Dylan O'Brien as Stiles, Tyler
Hoechlin as Derek Hale, Holland Roden as Lydia Martin and
Colton Haynes as Jackson Whittemore.
Programming head David Janollari said, "Teen Wolf
represents a terrific foray into the scripted world for the
millennial MTV audience, and marks tremendous success in the
continued diversification of our schedule. Renewing the show
for a third season celebrates the creative vision of executive
producer Jeff Davis and the remarkable talent of the cast
who bring this bona fide fan favourite to life."
Wolf' is part of MTVs continued commitment to scripted
programming, along with the comedy 'Awkward', the launch of
the comedy 'The Inbetweeners ' on 20 August, and the dramedy
'Underemployed' which will launch later this year.