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“The Bridge” has been renewed for a second season by the FX Network.

The show, which is based in the El Paso-Juarez border area, is getting ready to wrap up its first season October 2. Meanwhile, the FX Network has announced to Entertainment Weekly that the show was the number one new, scripted cable series launch of the summer averaging 3.65 million total viewers and 1.68 million adults 18-49. The cable net ordered 13 more episodes of the drama to air next summer.