CW renews 'Life Unexpected,' 'One Tree Hill'
Network also picks up new series 'Hellcats,' 'Nikita'There are cheerleaders and an assassin coming to the CW.
The CW has renewed both its bubble shows -- "Life Unexpected" and "One Tree Hill" -- while picking up two new series for next season, "Hellcats" and "Nikita."
"Nikita" will give the network its first non-supernatural action-drama. The Warner Bros./Wonderland series stars martial arts expert Maggie Q as an assassin who goes rogue. McG, Craig Silverstein, Danny Cannon and Peter Johnson executive produce.
"Hellcats" is about a college cheerleading squad at a Southern university, and is from Bonanza/Warner Bros./CBS TV. "Smallville" star Tom Welling executive produces along with Kevin Murphy and Allan Arkush.
All this also means "Melrose Place" is officially canceled.