TNT has renewed three of its summer series — Major Crimes, Perception and Rizzoli & Isles.
Rizzoli received a 15-episode fifth season to premiere in summer 2014. The drama starring Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander is averaging 8.4 million total viewers in live+7 delivery, up 6% over last season to rank as basic cable’s No. 1 series summer-to-date.
Major Crimes and Perception will each return for a third season of 15 episodes next summer. Crimes is currently averaging 6.7 million viewers in live+7 on Mondays at 9 p.m. with Perception drawing 5.6 million live+7 viewers on Tuesdays.
TNT had previously renewed summer drama Falling Skies for a 10-episode fourth season.
Source: Broadcasting & Cable, 8/15/13