MTV Renews Awkward For Super-Sized Season 3

Awkward MTVThings aren’t going to get less Awkward anytime soon.

MTV has renewed the critical favorite for an extra-large 20-episode third season, TVLine has confirmed.

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“Lauren Iungerich’s creative vision, coupled with this extraordinarily talented cast, make Awkward the perfect series for MTV,” MTV head of programming David Janollari said. “Critics and our audience alike have fallen in love with Awkward, and we’re thrilled to bring this terrific series back for a third, supersized season.”

Awkward‘s Season 2 premiere drew 2.2 million total viewers and scored a 2.2 rating with the 12-34 crowd, up 29 percent from the series’ launch.

The Hollywood Reporter first broke the news of the pickup.