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Tyler Perry’s Too Close To Home Will Be Back for Season Two on TLC

posted: 09/02/16
by: Korenne Smith

This Season On Too Close To Home

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Get ready for an explosive season of Too Close To Home on TLC!

A second season of TLC's first scripted series, Tyler Perry's Too Close To Home, will premiere in 2017! The story of Anna, a young woman who comes face-to-face with her checkered past after an alleged affair with the president, captured viewers and the drama of her return home has helped broaden TLC's audience and brought in new viewers at an even greater rate in its second week. You can catch up on episodes on TLCgo here.

"Our audience was ready for a move into the scripted space, and "Too Close To Home" has whet their appetite to see more. More twists, more heartbreak and certainly more of Tyler Perry's notoriously dramatic writing," said Nancy Daniels, President and General Manager, TLC.

The new hit show reached 4.2 million viewers in its premiere airings across TLC and OWN. Also, its August 22 premiere propelled TLC to its highest-rated Monday in more than a year in all key women demos. On Twitter, it was the #3 drama series in primetime with #TooCloseToHome trending in the U.S. during its east coast premiere.

Check out the video above to get a glimpse of what's to come this season. Coming up in new episodes, Anna (Danielle Savre) must face the past that she so eagerly left behind, and her new reality may prove too much for her to handle. Back in Happy, Alabama, Anna reunites with her controlling mother, Jolene (Trisha Stahl); her sweet yet overburdened sister, Bonnie (Kelly Sullivan); and her drug-addicted sister, Shelby (Brooke Anne Smith). Although she's left behind a mess in D.C., there are serious problems brewing in Happy, and Anna is quickly thrown into the drama. She also has to confront unfinished business with her high school sweetheart, Brody (Brock O'Hurn). Broken and battered, Anna must ultimately seek help and forgiveness from the same people she abandoned for a "better" life.

Tyler Perry's Too Close To Home on Mondays at 9pm ET/PT on TLC. Like the show's Facebook page and follow the conversation on Twitter. Get the behind the scenes access here.