‘Burn Notice’ Renewed for Season 7 in 2013

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Burn Notice Season 7 Renewal Jeffrey Donovan ‘Burn Notice Renewed for Season 7 in 2013

USA Network has carved out something of a niche with a number of light, crowd-pleasing television series that end up gaining more-than-decent viewership and lengthy runs. Many are quirky hybrids – especially character-driven comedy/crime procedurals such as Psych and Monk. The formula doesn’t always work (one need only look over the announcements of USA’s upcoming cancellations for verification), but these strange televised animals can inspire great audience loyalty.

One of the more successful recent examples of USA’s hybrid phenomenon is the dramedy/spy thriller Burn Notice. The show’s solid fanbase should be pleased by the recent news that Michael Westen and his gun-toting pals will return for season 7 next year.

Yesterday, the USA Network announced that it has ordered 13 new episodes of Burn Notice for 2013. This is a particular win for the show, as its sixth season has yet to wrap up. Burn Notice will air its two-hour mid-season premiere tonight.

Burn Notice stars Jeffrey Donovan (J. Edgar) as Michael Westen, an elite CIA agent suddenly disavowed by the Company and left for dead in Miami. Over the course of the last six seasons, Westen has helped out the helpless with his very specific skill-set, hung out with this his aging mother (Sharon Gless of Nip/Tuck), and tried to unravel the reasons why he was so suddenly “burned” by his former superiors. The show also stars the inimitable Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs) as a bumbling-but-resourceful FBI fink and Gabrielle Anwar (The Tudors) as Michael’s trigger-happy ex-girlfriend.

Burn Notice Season 7 Renewal ‘Burn Notice Renewed for Season 7 in 2013

These new installments of Burn Notice will take the show well past its hundredth episode. This makes Burn Notice only the third television series on USA to surpass 100 episodes. While there is no word as to whether the show itself will mark the occasion, one has to wonder whether the series’ occasional bursts of wacky bombast will manifest in a full-on anniversary episode.

Here’s to hoping for some more variations on explosives made from household items.

Burn Notice returns for more of season 6 tonight; season 7 will slink back onto television in 2013.

Source: USA Network

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  1. My husband and I love Burn Notice. Can’t wait for the new season. I hope they have many more seasons. Was very disapointed when Monk ended.

  2. I love this show!! Its different. Hiliarious ! Alot of action!

  3. Last season of Burn notice! I hope it end with Fiona and Michael blowing up in an explosion of Fiona’s making.

  4. I love Jeffrey Donovan. Great actor. Love the program and all the characters. One of the better attention holding shows on tv. Love, love, love it.

  5. i hope it ends with micheal and fiono getting married

  6. Hope it will continue on after season 7 I really really love this program
    I watched the first 5 seasons on Netflix and am watching the sixth season on the Canadian superchannel. and waiting for the 7th season please keep on making more and more episodes.

  7. I think burn notice could have changed 2 things to be successful (I watch a lot of tv). 1. each episode should have been separate or 2 part episodes. So if you missed an episode or two you didn’t have to figure out how you got there. 2. I felt Fi was the downfall of the show. I quit watching because she was so mean, not feminine or personable. There was nothing likable about her. Everyone else was fun to watch. Take some hints from NCIS especially Ziva David. Anita in Seattle (retired)

    • Fi was one of the best actresses and unfortunately you “watching alot of tv” doesnt mean you umderstand her role in the show….. Without her there is no romance

      Every good show needs romance

      • Our family loves burn notice..and ALL the characters.. fiona is great.. the moms my fav… she plays a good part..hopefully they keep the show running were from washington and everyone we know loves burn notice…

    • fi was very likeable, you should have continued watching and maybe than you would see it differently

  8. My family and I can’t wait to watch this show every year. Wish they would extend it another season….Love ALL the characters. Do not like Psyche, Suits or the rest like them. Burn Notice is unusual, refreshing and out of the box. We just hold our breath waiting to see if the network big wigs will be smart enough to keep this one riding. LONG LIVE THIS SERIES!! IF WE ARE LUCKY!

  9. Love this show. Never want it to end.

    • love,love,love this show. so happy to hear about season 7. just finished season 6 yesterday. Michael looked so sexy odering around those CIA suits in the last seen. love, love, love this show.

  10. May 10, 2013 11:06 AM PDT
    Burn Notice to End After Upcoming Season 7

    Michael Ausiello

    Burn Notice Cancelled Burn Notice is flaming out.

    USA Network has announced that the drama’s upcoming 13-episode seventh season will be its last.

    “From day one, Burn Notice‘s characters, storylines and mythology have consistently captivated a massive audience,” said USA co-presidents Jeff Wachtel and Chris McCumber in a statement, “and this final season will raise the stakes even higher, leading up to a spectacular series finale.”

    RELATED | Adrian Pasdar Joins Burn Notice as [Spoiler]

    The show’s farewell season kicks off Thursday, June 6 at 9/8c.

  11. This is the best casted show .I love
    The humor & all the brilliant twists!
    Great writting & great acting!
    Thank you fir saving Sam! Cant
    wait for season 7 ! Yeah!!!!!

  12. There should be more episodes to the 7th season!!!

  13. It seems that every good show never last long enough. I love Burn Notice, it has everything that makes a great show. Please continue the show. They have the perfect actors and I love Fi too.

  14. My husband and I love to watch “Burn Notice”. I even watch all the reruns like NCIS” It is great also.

  15. please keep burn notice going…..

  16. My family and I love this show I really really hope you guys make a new season it would make me so happy

  17. was on edge of my seat, the last season of burn notice and the final episode i almost cried. Has to be the best casted show ever created!
    totally mind blown

    we need another season!
    i love fi and michael together.

  18. one of the most entertaining shows on tv and they cancelled it? are they crazy? the whole show is based on inventions, strategies, and methods to deal with adverse situations. the show was top rated with very loyal fans.the sponsors of the show need to bring it back. the show was my all time favorite and i looked forward to seeing it every week and could not get enough of it. the viewers of this show should have had a say so as to its demise. PLEASE BRING IT BACK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  19. I love the show and never want it to end . I wish I could see them in real life .

  20. Guys Burn notice wasnt Cancelled. Matt Nix and Jeffrey Donovan wanted the show to finish on there own terms and the way they wanted it to.
    It is my number 1 fav show of all time

  21. Husband and I love this show!! Fi is amazing!!!! Along with every other actor!
    They all made the show one of the best ever to air! It can’t end like that though!!! It needs one more season at least! Too many un answered questions!! Come on BRING IT BACK PLEASE!!!! :)

  22. Absolutely best tv show/series considering all the other crap on , wish it was going to more season , love it , lots of action , clean humor , definently a show with class :)

  23. the best show in the world that i have nerev seen is “burn notice” i wish to had continuse your shows and i love micheal, axe,and fi all the best

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