USA Network is lawyering up, ordering a fifth season of its hit legal drama Suits.
Season 5 will consist of 16 episodes, the cabler confirmed on Monday.
“Suits continues to fire on all cylinders, delivering provocative storytelling and complex characters that viewers can’t get enough of,” said USA Network prez Chris McCumber in a statement. “With some of the best writing on television, and a brilliant ensemble cast, we anticipate a spectacular fifth season for a series that has become a marquee property for USA.”
Suits is approaching the midway point of its current fourth season; the midseason finale is scheduled for Wednesday, August 20 at 9/8c.