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BBC America Renews Drama Series Deadline

BBC America has picked up a drama series for another season. Deadline.com reports that the cable channel renewed the British fantasy series “Atlantis” for season two.

The pickup comes after BBC America debuted the show Nov. 23, resulting in the network’s highest-rated series premiere for one of its “Supernatural Saturday” shows, the piece notes.

The drama, which is based on Greek mythology, drew 838,000 total viewers.

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