June 06, 2012 10:37am PT by Philiana Ng
The CW Sets 'L.A. Complex' Season 2, 'America's Next Top Model' Summer Premieres
Even after weeks of anemic ratings, Canadian drama The L.A. Complex is officially headed back to The CW.
The second season of the Martin Gero-created soap, which averaged a 0.2 rating in the adult 18-49 demo during its six-episode first season, will kick off at 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 17. (It was previously announced that Complex would launch its new season on Canada's MuchMusic channel that same day.) The first seven episodes from the new season will air.
Complex centers on a group of twentysomethings who live in an apartment complex and are trying to make it in Hollywood. The cast includes Cassie Steele, Jewel Staite, Jonathan Patrick Moore, Andra Fuller, Benjamin Charles Watson, Joe Dinicol and Chelan Simmons. Production recently filmed in parts of L.A. for season two.
New reality series Oh Sit!, described as "a high-stakes, high-octane musical chairs competition," will launch at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15. Hosted by Jamie Kennedy and Jessi Cruickshank, Oh Sit! sees 12 thrill-seeking contestants racing head to head through five course-style eliminations as they each compete to claim a chair.
America's Next Top Model returns for cycle 19 (the college edition) Friday, Aug. 24, in its new time slot at 8 p.m.
The Next: Fame Is at Your Doorstep, from executive producers Queen Latifah and Dave Broome, will launch at 9 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16. Remodeled returns at 9 p.m. Monday, July 9.