No Surprise: A&E Orders 2nd Season of LONGMIRE

In a move expected by most, A&E will be bringing back LONGMIRE for a second season. In the first four episodes, the series has averaged 3.9 million viewers.

The series is based on the novels of Craig Johnson and stars actor Robert Taylor (The Matrix) stars as Walt Longmire, sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. Walt has been sort of sleep-walking through life since his wife died a year ago. The show starts as he begins his journey back into the world of the living. Also on board are Katee Sackhoff (“Battlestar Gallactica”), Lou Diamond Phillips (“Numb3rs”), Bailey Chase (“Damages”), Cassidy Freeman (“Smallville”) and newcomer Adam Bartley.