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‘Andromeda,’ ‘X’ renewed

Sorbo starrer still tops with male auds

NEW YORK — Tribune’s syndie skeins “Gene Roddenberry’s Andromeda” and “Mutant X” have both been renewed for the 2003-04 season.

“Andromeda,” picked up for its fourth season, is carried in 148 markets repping 88% of the U.S. Kevin Sorbo starrer has consistently been the top-ranked syndie with adult men since it debuted in 2000.

Tribune, Fireworks Entertainment and MBR Prods. produce the program, based on work from the late Roddenberry’s archives.

Renewed for its third season, “Mutant X” is carried in 103 markets repping 76% of the U.S.

Series is produced by Tribune, Marvel Studios and Fireworks Entertainment.

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