Disney XD Renews Superhero Series ‘Mighty Med’ for Season 2 (Exclusive)

Disney XD Renews Superhero Series 'Mighty Med' for Season 2 (Exclusive)

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The kids’ network's most-watched and highest-rated series will return in fall 2014 for its sophomore season

Disney XD has ordered a second season of superhero comedy series, “Mighty Med,” TheWrap has learned.

As the current freshman season continues, the series will go back into production in Los Angeles in July for a fall 2014 second season return.

When it comes to ratings, the series has been leaping above the competition. Its October 2013 launch ranked as the No. 1 program in its time period among the network's target boy demographics. And currently, “Mighty Med” holds the network's highest total viewers and ratings across all key demos.

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“The show's clever take on the popular superhero genre has made this show a hit with Disney XD viewers,” Disney Channels Worldwide executive vice president of original programming told TheWrap in a statement.

He continued, “Our fans have embraced the show and its talented cast, and we look forward to delivering more action-packed and comical adventures in Season 2.”

From It's A Laugh Productions, Inc., “Mighty Med” was created by executive producer Jim Bernstein (“Phineas and Ferb”) and co-executive producer Andy Schwartz (“Scrubs”). Stephen Engel (“The Big Bang Theory”) also serves as an executive producer.

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It stars Bradley Steven Perry, Jake Short, Paris Berelc, Devan Leos and Augie Isaac.