UPN Picks Up ‘Veronica Mars’

Apr 11, 2005  •  Post A Comment

UPN is picking up its rookie drama “Veronica Mars” for a second season. The announcement was made Monday by Dawn Ostroff, president of UPN.

The drama stars Kristen Bell as a 17-year-old apprentice private investigator who solves mysteries in the fictional community of Neptune, Calif.

The show, which airs Tuesdays at 9 p.m. (ET), is executive produced by Joel Silver and Rob Thomas. Mr. Thomas is also the show’s creator. “Veronica Mars” is produced by Silver Pictures Television in association with and distributed by Warner Bros. Television Production.