TVLine Items: Mary Jane Renewed, HBO Sets Vacancy, Extra Chrisley and More

Being Mary Jane Season 3

Here’s some news Mary Jane would be happy to report: BET has renewed the Gabrielle Union-starring series Being Mary Jane for Season 3 — just two days after its second season premiere — our sister site Deadline reports.

The drama, which airs Tuesdays at 10/9c, follows successful news anchor Mary Jane Paul (Union) as tries to juggle her work, her personal life and her commitment to her family.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* HBO’s adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s novel The Casual Vacancy will premiere Wednesday, April 29, at 8/7c and conclude the following night at 8 pm.

* USA Network has ordered six additional episodes of Chrisley Knows Best, bringing the Season 3 total to 18.

* Who Do You Think You Are? returns to TLC on March 8. The new season’s celebrity contributors include singer Melissa Etheridge, Ugly Betty actress America Ferrera, Scandal star Tony Goldwyn and actor/singer Josh Groban.

* Disney XD’s Lab Rats will open Season 4 on March 18 with a new setting — Davenport’s Bionic Academy — and a new series title, Lab Rats: Bionic Island.

* Netflix has released a new motion poster for Season 3 of House of Cards, debuting Feb. 27.