EXCLUSIVE: Syfy renews 'Warehouse 13'

Showrunner Jack Kenny signs development deal with network

Syfy's "Warehouse 13" is getting a third season.

After weeks of rumors, the cable network is set to announce a 13-episode pickup. Showrunner Jack Kenny will on board for another round and has signed a development deal with Universal Cable Prods.

During its second season, "Warehouse" averaged 3.4 million viewers and 1.5 million in the adults 18-49 demographic, making it Syfy's most-watched series this year.

"Jack Kenny's superlative leadership and the incredible talent of his cast and crew delivered an outstanding second season of ‘Warehouse 13,' " Syfy programming chief Mark Stern said. "We're excited to see this successful series return next year and to developing our next hit with Jack."

The Tuesday night drama, produced by Universal Cable Prods., follows two Secret Service agents who collect dangerous supernatural artifacts.