Disney Channel Renews ‘Jessie’ for Third Season

Debby Ryan Comedy Returns in Fall 2013 3/28/2013 12:49 PM Eastern

Disney Channel has ordered a third season of comedy series Jessie to premiere this fall, the network said Thursday.

Jessie stars Debby Ryan as a nanny for a high-profile New York City family, and season three will focus on the kids in her charge beginning to navigate young adulthood. The series ranked as the No. 2 series with kids 2 to 11 and kids 6 to 11 during its Friday time period in 2012.

The comedy was created by Pamela Eells O’Connell, who serves as executive producer. Ryan also serves as a co-producer.