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CBS TV renews syndie series ‘Excused’

Dating show from Renegade 83 bowed last fall

CBS Television Distribution has renewed the syndie strip “Excused” for a second season, sales prexy Joe DiSalvo announced Thursday.

Each episode follows a group of men or women competing for a chance for a date with one of two individuals. The show, hosted by comic Iliza Shlesinger, debuted last September.

Half-hour, produced by Renegade 83 Entertainment and exec produced by David Garfinkle and Jay Renfroe, airs on Fox’s WWOR in Gotham, CBS’ KCAL in L.A. and Weigel’s WCIU in Chicago.

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