Have you heard the news? NBC has announced that they have renewed Shades of Blue, the gritty drama starring Jennifer Lopez and Ray Liotta, for a 3rd season!  The announcement was made by Jennifer Salke, the President of NBC Entertainment.

“We’re so hugely appreciative of everything Jennifer and Ray do, and know it is due to their dedication, as well as the hard work of our incredible cast and producers, that ‘Shades of Blue’ has so clearly and compellingly earned a third-season renewal,” Salke said. “This show continues to mine powerful stories that always leave us hungry for more.”

Looking at the numbers, it's really no surprise that Shades of Blue will continue on. Currently the show is in it's second season and dominating the Sunday 10 p.m. ET hour among the ABC, CBS and NBC dramas, generating a +50% margin of victory in the timeslot in adult 18-49 rating.