'Switched at Birth' Renewed for Season 3; Network Orders Additional Episodes for 'Twisted' and 'The Fosters'


ABC Family has renewed Switched at Birth for a third season, the network announced Tuesday.

In a statement, executive VP of ABC Family Kate Juergens has said that the Monday-drama is “like no other show on television and we are so proud to have it as part of our family. "Adding additional seasons and episodes of our returning series spotlights how well our programming resonates with our audience.”

The network has also ordered additional episodes for its two freshman series, The Fosters and Twisted.

Switched at Birth‘s third season is set to launch in January 2014.