Syfy network renews "Being Human" for second season

Reuters News
Posted: Mar 21, 2011 2:10 PM

By Philiana Ng

LOS ANGELES (Hollywood Reporter) - Cable network Syfy has renewed "Being Human" for a second season.

"Being Human," the U.S. version of the British series, has averaged 1.8 million viewers so far in its first season, making it the cable network's most successful winter scripted series launch in six years.

Syfy is also touting "Being Human" as its most female-skewing series to date, with women making up 53 percent of its viewers.

"Being Human" stars Sam Witwer, Meaghan Rath, Sam Huntington and Mark Pellegrino.

Syfy renewed reality competition series Face Off on Wednesday.

(Editing by Zorianna Kit)