Jennifer Love Hewitt reveals 'The Client List' renewed for season 2
Jennifer Love Hewitt sent out some ecstatic Tweets to her fans when she found out her show, "The Client List," was renewed for a second season on May 7.
"I'm so excited right now I'm crying!!! The Client List just got picked up for season 2," the 33-year-old actress wrote. "Thank you lifetime! Thank you all for watching!!!"
She later added, " So grateful!! So excited!!!! Aaaaahhhhh!!!!! Now that's a happy ending lol!!!! Congrats to my cast!!! Love you!!!"
In "The Client List," which aired as a movie on the cable network in 2010, Hewitt plays a struggling Texas housewife who starts working at a massage parlor after her husband leaves her and their children. The parlor secretly operates as a more than just a massage spa, offering sex services to powerful male clients.
Lifetime has ordered 15 episodes for the new season, according to Us Weekly. "'The Client List' represents everything we want to be -- fresh, exciting and original with attitude," President and general manager of Lifetime Networks Nancy Dubuc said in a statement. "We love Jennifer and this series, and are equally thrilled that they have connected with our audience."
The show co-stars Cybill Shepherd, Colin Egglesfield and Loretta Devine. It has averaged around 2.7 million viewers weekly, making it the most-watched series on Lifetime since "Drop Dead Diva."
Hewitt rose to fame playing Sarah Reeves on the family drama series "Party of Five" in the 1990s. She later starred in a spin-off, "Time of Your Life" and also appeared in movies such as "I Know What You Did Last Summer" and a sequel, Can't Hardly Wait" and "Heartbreakers." She played main character Melinda Gordon "Ghost Whisperer," which ran on CBS between 2005 and 2010.