Katie Couric's talkshow gets second season order

katie_CouricA second season of Katie Couric’s new talkshow Katie has been ordered.

The syndicated show screens here in Canada on City.

“Hosting, producing and launching a show from scratch has been challenging but very rewarding,” Couric said.

“I’m looking forward to working with our terrific team to build on the success of our first season and continuing to share compelling stories, explore important topics, and create entertaining television for our audience.”

Disney-ABC Domestic Television president Janice Marinelli said: “Katie is the number one new syndicated talk show of the 2012-2013 season and we are thrilled to announce a green light for season two.

“Katie is an immensely talented host who has an incomparable ability to connect with her viewers. We also have outstanding station partners and time periods and look forward to continued success with Katie this year and into season two.”

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