Showtime Renews Newsmagazine Series “Vice,” with Paola Ramos, for Third & Fourth Seasons

Paola Ramos isn’t removing her vice

Showtime has renewed its newsmagazine series Vice, featuring the 35-year-old Mexican-American journalist, for a third and fourth season.

The series hails from Shane Smith’s youth-focused media company.

The third season will launch on May 1 and will run eight episodes through June 19 with a fourth eight episodes airing later this year.

The half-hour series will feature immersive reporting from the frontlines of global conflict and civil uprisings and this season will feature new stories from its team of global correspondents.

Vice has run for two seasons on Showtime, having previously aired six seasons on HBO.

In addition to Ramos, the reporting team of diverse group of journalists includes Hind Hassan, Alzo Slade, Seb Walker, Gianna Toboni, Ben C. Solomon, David Noriega and Krishna Andavolu.

Produced by Vice News, Beverly Chase is the executive producer and showrunner for Vice. Craig Thomson is co-executive producer, and Subrata De is the senior executive producer for the series.