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History Renews Scripted Drama ‘SIX’ for Season Two

Ten New Episodes Ordered

History has picked up a sophomore season of the military combat drama series “SIX,” with an order for 10 new episodes. Debuting on January 18 and created by William Broyles (“Cast Away;” “Apollo 13”), “SIX” follows members of Navy SEAL Team Six, modern American warriors, whose covert mission to eliminate a Taliban leader in Afghanistan goes awry when they uncover a U.S. citizen working with terrorists. Inspired by real missions, the series captures the inside world of America’s elite Special Operations unit – what these SEALs do, their personal lives, combat and the life-and-death decisions they make to protect and serve their country.

The ensemble cast includes Walton Goggins, Barry Sloane,. Kyle Schmid, Juan Pable Raba, Edwin Hodge, Dominic Adams, Brianne Davis, Nadine Velazquez and Jaylen Moore.

Season one of “SIX” is averaging 2.9 million total viewers in Live+3 delivery over four weeks. In Live+7 delivery, the January 18 premiere attracted 3 million total viewers, 1.4 million adults 25-54 and 1.2 million adults 18-49.

Season two of “SIX” is slated to begin production this summer.

Written by Marc Berman

Marc Berman

Marc Berman has been writing professionally since 1999 and is the author of weekly column “Mr. Television” for Campaign US (www.campaignlive.com). Most recently, Berman was the creator and Editor-in-Chief of website and newsletter TV Media Insights for Cross MediaWorks. From 1999-2011, he was the Senior Editor for Mediaweek and has also written for The New York Daily News, Variety, The Hollywood Reporter and Emmy Magazine, among others. Berman has also appeared on “Entertainment Tonight,” “Extra,” “Access Hollywood,” “Inside Edition,” “The CBS Evening News,” E!, CNN, CNBC, Fox News and MSNBC.

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