ABC Family has renewed a drama series for a third season, reports EW.com’s Inside TV blog.
The series is the teen-oriented mystery/thriller "Pretty Little Liars." The show’s next season will include 24 episode, the same as the second season, which later expanded to 25 shows through the addition of a Halloween episode, the story says.
The show stars Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale and Shay Mitchell.
New episodes of the second season will begin airing Jan. 2, the piece adds.