Series earns 13 episodes for fourth season

Syfy has ordered a 13-episode fourth season of “Sanctuary,” with an expectation it will premiere this fall.

Starring Amanda Tapping, “Sanctuary” is on a short hiatus in the middle of its third season, which is averaging 2 million total viewers and 1 million in the 25-54 demo.

Production on season four is scheduled to begin in the spring.

Series creator Damian Kindler exec produces with Tapping, Martin Wood and Keith Beedie along with Tricon Films. Robin Dunne, Agam Darshi, Ryan Robbins and Christopher Heyerdahl co-star.

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