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Blindspot Additional Episode Order

Blindspot is getting yet another mark… of confidence from NBC.

The Peacock network has ordered an additional episode of the freshman drama, as well as Chicago Fire, Chicago P.D. and Law & Order: SVU, our sister site Deadline reports.

The four shows will now each deliver 23 episodes this season.

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

* Starz’ Black Sails will return for Season 3 on Saturday, Jan. 23 at 9/8c.

* Syfy will preview its 10-hour series The Expanse via on demand and digital platforms. The first episode will be available Nov. 23 ahead of its two-night premiere on Monday, Dec. 14 and Tuesday, Dec. 15.

* The CW is developing an outer-space drama Tempest, from writers Graham Norris and Deirdre Mangan and executive producer Rob Thomas (iZombie), per Deadline. The central premise? A young woman joins a brewing uprising after uncovering the ugly truth that the “utopian” vessel on which she resides is actually powered by slaves.

* NBC has unveiled a first look at its The Wiz Live! musical, airing Dec. 3 at 8 pm. Watch it below!