The network on Thursday renewed freshman drama The Catchfor a second season and handed out a series pickup to Romeo and Juliet sequel Still-Star Crossed.
This season’s fourth TGIT drama, The Catch’s renewal is a bit of a surprise. The Shondaland drama, which took over How to Get Away With Murder‘s slot in the prime Thursdays at 10 p.m. slot, was behind the proverbial eight-ball from the start. Showrunner and series creator Jennifer Schuur disagreed with exec producer Shonda Rhimes on the direction of the Mireille Enos starrer and Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal alum Allan Heinberg was brought in toredevelop the ABC Studios series after it was already sold domestically and internationally.
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