*Style Network has renewed breakout reality hit “Tia & Tamera” for a second season, the network announced in a press release.
The show starring twin sisters Tia Mowry Hardict and Tamera Mowry-Housley premiered Aug. 8, posting the network’s most-watched series launch in history with 750,000 viewers. The following week, the series shot up to 920,000 viewers to log Style’s most watched telecast ever.
Production on the second season, which will chronicle Tia’s new role as a working mom and Tamera’s life as a newlywed, is slated to begin later this year.
“We are excited to continue following Tia and Tamera’s journeys both personally and professionally,” Style president Salaam Coleman Smith said. “Being a part of their major life transformations, including the fun, dramatic and private moments, has resonated with our viewers who come to Style for the inspirational and aspirational stories.”
After five weeks on the air, Tia & Tamera is tracking to become Style’s highest-rated series ever across all key demos, including adults 18-49 (490,000) and women 18-49 (410,000) as well as total viewers (755,00).
The series’ eight-episode freshman season wraps Oct. 8.
The renewal gives Tia Mowry two hit cable series heading into Season 2 — she also stars on BET’s record-breaking ratings winner “The Game.”