UK detective drama, Endeavour, has been recommissioned for a sixth season.
The Inspector Morse prequel, featuring Shaun Evans & Roger Allam, will again be written by Russell Lewis.
The 5th series launched with UK audiences of 6.7m, the highest for three years.
Creator, Russell Lewis said: “As our story reaches the last year of the 1960s, and mankind makes its giant leap, all at #TeamEndeavour look forward to exploring further early chapters in the casebook of Colin Dexter’s beloved creation.”
ITV’s Head of Drama, Polly Hill added: “Endeavour continues to be hugely popular with ITV audiences and we’re delighted to be bringing viewers more films to enjoy. Thanks to Russell Lewis’s consistently intriguing scripts and the excellent production values at Mammoth Screen, it is a high quality drama that ITV is immensely proud of.”
Endeavour screens in Australia on 13th Street and TWO