While Susan Lucci won’t be reprising the role of Erica Kane of Pine Valley any time soon, she will reprise her gig as host of Deadly Affairs for cabler, Investigation Discovery! Today, the channel has greenlit the real-life soap opera crime series for a season three.
“We just can’t get enough of Susan Lucci — our affair with her is out in the open and we couldn’t be happier to continue for a third season,” said Henry Schleiff, Group President, Investigation Discovery, Military Channel and Destination America. “Our viewers are often tempted by the suspense of ‘will they or won’t they?’ — and with Deadly Affairs we already know they did — and they probably shouldn’t have!
According to the official press release, Deadly Affairs was one of ID’s top five shows during 3Q 2013 in delivery for W25-54, W18-49, and P25-54. The series continued to entice fans with titillating stories all season long reaching over 9.7 million unique viewers P2+. The new season promises to deliver stories of passionate love affairs turned crimes of passion when it premieres summer 2014.”
La Lucci weighed in on the renewal pick-up and stated, “I am so excited to be going into Season three with Deadly Affairs, And I’m even more excited that so many fans are telling me that they are ‘addicted’ to the show!”
So have you been watching Susan Lucci on Deadly Affairs? Will you be checking out season three? Comment below?