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UMC Renews Victoria Rowell’s ‘The Rich and the Ruthless’ for Second Season

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The rich will be getting even more ruthless as UMC has renewed the  (ex-Drucilla Winters, “”) created “” for a second season.

Loosely based on her novels “” and “,” the series is a behind-the-scenes send up of what happens when the cameras aren’t rolling when a struggling soap opera is forced to move production from Los Angeles to Montego Bay, Jamaica.

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In addition to Rowell herself, the series stars  (“”),  (ex-Ashley Abbott, “Y&R”) and  (ex-Detective Charlie Baker, “”), among a host of others. The first season, which premiered in July on UMC.tv as part of its Fall Out Fridays programming block, also features an appearance by  (Sheila Carter, “The Bold and the Beautiful”).

“Look for more of the Barringer family drama or lights, camera, calamity and claws,” said Rowell in a recent ABC News feature of the upcoming second season, filming now.

Click here to watch the first season of “The Rich and the Ruthless” on UMC.tv.

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