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The CW Picks Up The Originals for Series, Renews Hart of Dixie and Beauty and the Beast

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The CW made a trio of major programming announcements this afternoon:

  1. It has ordered The Vampire Diaries spinoff The Originals to series.
  2. It has renewed Hart of Dixie for Season 3.
  3. And Beauty and the Beast for Season 2.
  • The Originals Poster
  • Hart of Dixie Valentine's Day Card
  • Cat's Unromantic Valentine's

These shows join Arrow, The Vampire Diaries and Supernatural, which were also renewed for the 2013-2014 season.

It's worth noting that these pick-ups do NOT mean all hope is lost for The Carrie Diaries and Nikita. But it should be diminished a bit.

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Marissa

Ok I've read on a couple of different websites that Nikita is for sure going to have a 4th and final season with only 10 episodes. They've already confirmed it.

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Yes! More Beauty and the Beast! Amazing show!

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Glad beauty and the beast got renewed

Suzannejensen

The CW will be able to promo The Originals more as a new series next fall... Not everyone is aware right now what the network is doing. It will probably do fine. It was a good episode. I am happy they picked the show up, I'll be watching.
Also, very happy about HOD. Its a very light-hearted show that I typically look forward to every week.

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The Originals will BOMB!

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Despite the numbers not being great for the back door pilot for "The Originals", I think the "audition" was merely a formality. Good thing: Elijah will be back every week!

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I''m extremely happy that the The Originals is going to series, can't wait till fall. I hope that TVD & TO's get to both be on Thursday's prime time schedule @ 8 &9

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Damm i really wanted them to re-schedule or cancel B&B cuz to be completely honest the show is a wat of money and space. The CW is known for weak shows that last 3 seasons max and cancel almost half their rosters everyother year. People are dissing it in the media and well it seems its most popular with teenage girls. and hey im a fan miself and I am no ways dissing the network, but common canceling Nikita-their only adult attraction and international as well is kind of dumb. I hope they do a final 4th season to tie up loose ends at least. Itll be shame if they ignore the fan base

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I love it the spin off of Vampire Diaries plus Supernatural I beleive there a crosover with Supernatural and Twilight of Breaking Dawn those three show will do it who know Rob Patterison join the series also so CW is a winner beats HBO Trueblood

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Great news !
But what about The Selection and Oxygen ?