MTV’s ‘Finding Carter’ Renewed for Second Season
November 20, 2014 - Finding Carter
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The youth-skewing network has renewed a scripted play starring Kathryn Prescott for a second season, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
The play about a teen who learns that her mom abducted her as a child will lapse for a second turn of 12 episodes. Bones‘ Emily Silver created a series, that is exec constructed by Terri Minsky, Deborah Spera, Maria Grasso and Alexander Motlagh.
Since a Jul 8 debut, Finding Carter has averaged 1.25 million sum viewers, that grows 70 percent when factoring in 3 days of behind viewing. The play is a No. 1 new array streaming on MTV and a mobile app, with some-more than 5 million streams this year.
“The artistic minds behind Finding Carter did an well-developed pursuit bringing this story to life and sketch a assembly in,” MTV programming boss Susanne Daniels said. “I’m looking brazen to another deteriorate following Carter on her journey.”
Finding Carter was one of 4 new array picked adult underneath Daniels. Of a four, a dual that have premiered this year (Finding Carter and comedy Faking It) have already been renewed for second seasons. Drama Eye Candy and comedy Happyland will entrance Sept. 30.
Finding Carter joins a register of MTV originals that includes Awkward, Teen Wolf and a arriving Shannara, that has nonetheless to start casting. On a commander side, MTV is readying a Scream adaptation and a comedy Ken Jeong Made Me Do It.