USA has renewed “Suits” for a seventh season, the network announced Wednesday.
The renewal comes as the drama series nears the end of its sixth season — with the season finale scheduled to air Aug. 10. The series is averaging 3 million total viewers, 1.2 million viewers ages 25-54 and 1.1 million viewers ages 18-49 in Nielsen live-plus-three numbers, which cover live viewing plus three days of DVR playback.
Episodes of the current season air at 9 p.m. ET on USA.
“Suits” stars Patrick J. Adams, Gabriel Macht, Gina Torres, Rick Hoffman, Meghan Markle and Sarah Rafferty. The series is produced by Universal Cable Productions. It was created and is executive produced by Aaron Korsh (“The Deep End”). Also serving as executive producers are Doug Liman (“Covert Affairs,” ”The Bourne Trilogy,” “Mr. & Mrs. Smith”), David Bartis (“Covert Affairs,” “The O.C.”) and Gene Klein (“Covert Affairs”) of Hypnotic serve as executive producers. Daniel Arkin (“90210”) and Rick Muirragui (“Men of a Certain Age,” “The Good Guys”) and Silver Tree (“The Real O’Neals,” “Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce”).