‘Total Divas’ renewed amid Nikki Bella, John Cena split

There will be more “Total Divas” on E!. The network has renewed the popular series for seasons eight and nine.

“Total Divas” follows female WWE Superstars, taking viewers inside their professional careers and the challenges of their everyday lives.

“We are thrilled to have celebrated the 100th episode of this popular franchise and are grateful to announce two additional seasons,” said Amy Introcaso-Davis, E!’s Executive Vice President of Development and Production. “The series will continue to give a rare glimpse at a beloved cast of strong, diverse women whose big personalities, unique relationships and aspirational lifestyles have proven to resonate with our audience.”

Season 7 of “Total Divas” delivered 884k Total Viewers and 547k P18-49 and ranked among the Top 5 original programs on Wednesdays in primetime (8-11pm) across ad-supported cable among key demo W18-34, according to Nielsen Live+3 stats and E!.

The series renewal comes ahead of the May 20 third season premiere of “Total Divas” spinoff series “Total Bellas” starring WWE Superstars Brie Bella and Nikki Bella.

“Total Divas” is produced by WWE and Bunim/Murray Productions. Gil Goldschein, Russell Jay and Farnaz Farjam Chazan are Executive Producers for Bunim/Murray Productions. Kevin Dunn is Executive Producer for WWE. Nikki Bella serves as a co-executive producer.

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