The N network has renewed its critically acclaimed teen drama South of Nowhere for a third season.
Production resumes this spring on 16 new original episodes. The third season will premiere this Fall 2007.
“We are proud to begin production on a series that continues to be applauded by both our teen viewers and an esteemed organization such as GLAAD,” said Lindman. “We have created an authentic teen series that speaks to our audience with honesty and acceptance.”
South of Nowhere is a fictional story about a contemporary American family and their multi-faceted journey of self-discovery. Set in Los Angeles, the series chronicles the five members of the Carlin family as they try to define themselves and make sense of their lives while they undergo a huge transition — moving from a small town in Ohio to the big city of Los Angeles. The Carlins find they are unprepared for the fast-paced, metropolitan environment and the overcrowded, “anything goes” L.A. public school the family’s three teenagers attend. The family is at the heart of the series and while their characters are unique, they reflect many American families today — bound by their evolving identity and their close relationships.
“We are thrilled that South of Nowhere has been picked up for a third season,” said creator Tom Lynch. “The N has consistently been the right network and the right partner for this series about teens growing up in Los Angeles. The new season promises to be the most explosive, heartfelt, and funny one yet.”
South of Nowhere airs Friday’s from 8:30-9:00 p.m.
Source: [The N Press Release]