The mega-church madness and bible belt secrets of Greenleaf are set to continue on OWN! The network has renewed the sudsy drama for a third season.
In a released statement, OWN president Erik Logan said:
We can't wait to see what another season of Greenleaf will bring. This series was instrumental in evolving OWN's scripted programming and it continues to pull in viewers each week with its unique storytelling and characters.
The series follows the powerful Greenleaf family of Calvary Fellowship World Ministries. Estranged daughter Grace (Merle Dandridge) returned home following the death of her sister, Faith. Grace quickly realized things weren't what they appeared to be with her powerful parents Bishop James (Keith David) and Lady Mae (Lynn Whitfield). The series also stars, Lamman Rucker, Deborah Joy Winans, GregAlan Williams, Kim Hawthorne, Tye White, Rick Fox, Desiree Ross, and Lovie Simone. Oprah Winfrey recurs as Lady Mae's no-nonsense sister.
The second half of Season 2 returns Tuesday, August 15 and Wednesday, August 16 at 10 pm EST, before returning to its regular date and time on Wednesdays at 10 pm EST.