NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution has renewed “The Martha Stewart Show” for a third season in national syndication.
Currently in its second season, “Martha,” which debuted in 2005, has been sold to the NBC owned-and- operated stations in cities including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia and San Francisco for the 2007-08 season.
For the week ended Oct. 15 the daily series drew its highest ratings since the week ended May 29 at a 1.4. Although up 8% week to week, skein was down year to year.
Martha Stewart and Mark Burnett serve as exec producers of skein.