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Jennifer Lopez's 'Shades of Blue' Renewed for Season 2

Jennifer Lopez will be back on the small screen next year for a second season of her new NBC series Shades of Blue!

The series has been renewed for a second season after improving its time-slot by an average of 38 percent.

“We want to thank Jennifer, who is the hardest working woman we know, for her incredible efforts as both the star and producer of this show, as well as well as our other amazing producers and cast for all their tireless work in creating one of the most compelling dramas on television today,” NBC’s entertainment president Jennifer Salke said in a statement (via TV Line). “We’re so excited to find out where this story will lead and have them raise the stakes even higher in what we know will be a fantastic second season.”

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Gina Rodriguez Talks Wanting A Baby On 'Ellen': I Want One So Bad!

Gina Rodriguez happily strikes a pose while attending the launch of Jennifer Lopez‘s All I Have Las Vegas residency at the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino on Wednesday (January 20) in Las Vegas.

The 31-year-old Jane the Virgin star was joined at the event by Derek Hough, Cheryl Burke, Sarah Jeffery and Dayo Okeniyi.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Gina Rodriguez

That same day, Gina taped her appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, airing on Thursday (January 21)!

“From #JaneTheVirgin to the @TheEllenShow then jumping on a plane to see @JLo rock it!,” Gina tweeted. “I’m going to say it’s a pretty good Wednesday 💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽”

During her appearance, Gina talked to Ellen about wanting a baby and how being on the Jane the Virgin set makes her want them even more.

“I feel like they bring the baby up to me and my ovaries are like, ‘ahhhh, come here baby!’ But they don’t cry on the set,” Gina expressed. “It’s like perfect. As soon as one cries they take it away from me and the other one comes in. I want one. So bad. I do, but I don’t want the whole process. I just want one to arrive like the stork conversation, right?”

FYI: Gina is wearing a SAFiYAA dress. Sarah is wearing Samantha Wills jewelry.

20+ pictures inside of Gina Rodriguez and others at the launch party… More Here! »

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Jennifer Lopez Says Shonda Rhimes Made Television 'Interesting Again'

Jennifer Lopez and her co-star Ray Liotta arrive at the 2016 Winter TCA Tour to promote their new NBC show Shades of Blue on Wednesday (January 13) in Pasadena, Calif.

The 46-year-old superstar cited Shonda Rhimes’ work on Grey’s Anatomy as a milestone for diversity in television.

“That’s where TV got interesting again. I remember watching that and what was so interesting was where she placed different characters,” Jennifer said. “Since then it feels like the norm. There’s no getting away from it.”

Also pictured: Shades of Blue stars Hampton Fluker, Dayo Okeniyi, Drea de Matteo, Sarah Jeffery and Vincent Laresca posing for photos at the event.

FYI: Jennifer is wearing a Victoria Beckham dress and Casadei pumps.

30+ pictures inside of the Shades of Blue cast arriving at the 2016 Winter TCA Tour

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Jennifer Lopez Is a Shady Cop in First 'Shades of Blue' Trailer

Jennifer Lopez is making her big return to dramatic television work next year and the first trailer for her show Shades of Blue is here!

The 46-year-old actress stars as sexy New York detective (and single mother) Harlee Santos, who fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest and talented daughter (Sarah Jeffery). When she’s trapped by the FBI, however, and forced to inform on her own “brothers,” she’ll have to walk the fine line between love, loyalty, honor and betrayal, and try to keep it together for her daughter’s future.

Shades of Blue premieres on Thursday, January 7 at 10/9c on NBC.

Shades Of Blue Trailer

So proud of Shades of Blue. Can’t wait for you all to see it. Check out the trailer now! "Who we think we are and who we turn out to be… are they ever the same?” #FirstLook #ShadesOfBlue

Posted by Jennifer Lopez on Sunday, November 8, 2015

Jennifer Lopez Films 'Shades of Blue' Scenes With Dayo Okeniyi

Jennifer Lopez gets into character while walking on set of her new TV show Shades of Blue on Wednesday afternoon (July 8) in Queens, New York.

The 45-year-old actress and singer was joined in the scenes by her co-star Dayo Okeniyi.

In the steamy NBC crime drama, Jen stars as sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos, who fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter.

But when she’s trapped by the FBI and forced to inform on her own “brothers,” she’ll have to walk the fine line between love, loyalty, honor and betrayal, and try to keep it together for her daughter’s future.

15+ pictures inside of Jennifer Lopez and Dayo Okeniyi shooting their new show… More Here! »

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Jai Courtney & Dayo Okeniyi Suit Up for 'Terminator' Premiere!

Jai Courtney and Dayo Okeniyi are both looking super handsome in their suits at the premiere of Terminator: Genisys on Sunday (June 28) at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

The guys were joined at the event by their co-stars Jason Clarke, Sandrine Holt, Byung-hun Lee, Michael Gladis (with girlfriend, 2 Broke Girls star Beth Behrs), and Kyle Clements.

Dayo flew to the west coast from New York City just for the premiere. He is in the Big Apple right now working on his upcoming NBC series Shades of Blue with Jennifer Lopez.

FYI: Jai is wearing a Salvatore Ferragamo suit and a Chopard timepiece. Dayo is wearing head-to-toe Ralph Lauren. Sandrine is wearing a Luis Antonio gown.

30+ pictures inside of Jai Courtney and others at the premiere… More Here! »

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Jesse Metcalfe & Scott Eastwood Bring the Heat at Nylon's Young Hollywood Party

Jesse Metcalfe and Scott Eastwood sure are easy on the eyes at the Nylon + BCBGeneration May Young Hollywood Party held at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on Thursday evening (May 8) in Hollywood.

The two guys were joined by Jesse‘s fiance Cara Santana, his Dallas co-star Josh Henderson, Scott‘s sister Francesca Eastwood, Scout and Tallulah Willis, Jennette McCurdy, Crystal Reed, Peyton List, Bailee Madison, Greer Grammer, Sadie Calvano, Taylor Spreitler, Dayo Okeniyi, Keke Palmer, and Sosie Bacon.

During the event, Scott was seen cozying up to model Brittany Brousseau, where they were reportedly seen holding hands and being playful, E! News reports.

“Thanks @BCBGeneration & @nylonmag for a fun night! #ootd on “Tulle-ing Around” on CaraDisclothed! #liketkit” Cara tweeted.

FYI: Bailee, Jennette, and Cara are wearing BCBGeneration. Francesca is wearing a Philosophy by Natalie Ratabesi dress. Taylor is wearing a BCBG Max Azria dress, Nissa rings, La Soula necklace, Chanel clutch and Saint Laurent heels.

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