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Animal Planet Brings Back Series for Another Season B&C

Animal Planet has made the decision to bring back a series for another season, B&C reports. The cable channel renewed the fishing adventure show "Off the Hook: Extreme Catches."

The reality series, which stars pro wrestler Showtime Eric Young, has been renewed for a second season. The network ordered 18 half-hour episodes, with season two set to premiere in summer 2013.

In its first season on Animal Planet, "Off the Hook" averaged 620,000 viewers per episode, the report notes.