Ok, it's official, The CW has renewed, 90210 and The . for an 8th season, The for a fourth season and 90210 for a fifth season.
here's the release:
THE CW ANNOUNCES EARLY PICKUPS FOR "THE," "SUPERNATURAL" AND "90210"
May 3, 2012 (Burbank, California) - The CW Network has given early pickups to the network's top-rated show, THE, fan favorite SUPERNATURAL, and the world's most-famous zip code, 90210, with all three series to return for the 2012-2013 season.
THEwill return for a fourth season of bloody good drama this fall, SUPERNATURAL will mark its eighth season with the monster-hunting Winchester brothers on The CW, and on 90210, the gang from West Beverly will return for season five.
Based on the series of books by L. J. Smith, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES is from Bonanza Productions Inc., Outerbanks Entertainment and Alloy Entertainment in association with Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios with executive producers Kevin Williamson ("Scream," "Dawson's Creek"), Julie Plec ("Kyle XY," "Wasteland"), Leslie Morgenstein ("," "Private") and Bob Levy (" ," "Privileged").
SUPERNATURAL is from Warner Bros. Television in association with Wonderland Sound and Vision, with executive producers McG ("Charlie's," "The O.C."), Robert Singer ("Midnight Caller"), Jeremy Carver (" ") and Phil Sgriccia.
90210 is produced by CBS Productions with executive producers Patti Carr ("," " ") and Lara Olsen (" ," " ").