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The White Lotus is renewed for a third season at a new resort by HBO
HBO has booked another stay with The White Lotus.The premium television network announced Friday that it had renewed its critically acclaimed anthology series The White Lotus for a third season.The series, which was created, written and directed by Mike White, will again feature a new cast of characters staying at a luxury resort.  Return trip: HBO's hit dramedy The White Lotus has been renewed for a third season, the network announced on Friday; Aubrey Plaza seen on season two of The White LotusThe renewal comes after only three episodes of the second season had aired, indicating a strong vote of confidence from the network.Nielsen data indicated that the second season premiere had a 63 percent higher viewership than the first season premiere, suggesting a number of new fans had tuned in.  'Reflecting on The White Lotus' humble, run-and-gun origin as a contained pandemic production, it’s impossible not to be awestruck by how Mike orchestrated one of the buzziest and most critically acclaimed shows,' said Executive Vice President of HBO Programming Francesca Orsi, who also heads the network's drama TV shows and films, via Variety. 'And yet, he’s only continued to reach new heights in season two, which is the ultimate testament to Mike’s raw, unparalleled vision,' she continued. 'His courage to explore the uncharted waters of the human psyche, paired with his signature irreverent humor and buoyant directing style, have us all dreaming of more vacation days at the resort we’ve come to adore.