ABC Family Sets Return Dates for Secret Life and MIOBI, Ponders New Life for Chloe King

After a long wait, fans of Make It or Break It can mark their calendars for the show’s return.

The ABC Family gymnastics drama will be back for Season 3 on March 26 at 9/8c — just in time for the 2012 Olympics — following the Season 4.5 premiere of The Secret Life of the American Teenager, the cabler announced Monday at the Television Critics Association press tour.

As for one drama that won’t be returning, the axed The Nine Lives of Chloe King, ABC Family president



Michael Riley insisted that the network “loved the cast [and] the writing,” but “we had to choose what was resonating stronger.”

However, in true cat-like fashion, Chloe may get yet land on its feet. “[We’re] looking into moving a movie into development,” revealed Riley.

Also on the docket: Elixir , the network’s first movie musical, plus a new Christmas movie called Mistletones. “Who wouldn’t want to watch a movie about dueling carol teams?” enthused Riley.