A&E has ordered a second season of their popular Duck Dynasty series. Production begins this summer on 26 half-hour episodes. The first season, which concluded in May, had just 14 installments.
Season two of Duck Dynasty is expected to kick off in the last quarter of 2012.
Here’s the press release from A&E:
A&E NETWORK GREENLIGHTS HIT SERIES “DUCK DYNASTY” FOR A SECOND SEASON
NETWORK ORDERS 26 EPISODES FROM GURNEY PRODUCTIONS
NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 20, 2012 – A&E Network has picked up a second season of the breakout hit series “Duck Dynasty,” it was announced today by David McKillop, Executive Vice President, Programming, A&E Network. The series follows the Robertson family who operate a thriving duck call business while staying true to their family values and lifestyle on the Louisiana bayou.