Updated: This season will be its last, as ABC Family has decided to cancel Secret Life of the American Teenager after this renewal order; therefore making season five, show´s last.

What a day! more info about cancelled shows of 2012 and renewed shows of 2012,and in this case from family oriented cable: ABC Family renews The Secret Life of the American Teenager for season five.

“The Secret Life of the American Teenager,” a heartfelt one-hour drama from creator Brenda Hampton (“7th Heaven”), focuses on the relationships between families and friends, including how they deal with an unexpected teen pregnancy.

UPDATE: The upcoming fifth season of ABC Family‘s The Secret Life Of The American Teenager will be the series’ last. Since the show has been a hit and made ABC Family enter the originals scripted series map, the cabler is giving a fair share of respect by giving the show a full twelve episodes season to wrap the storylines and go in a planned fashion.

The 12-episode fifth and final season of Secret Life will launch in March.

The series cast includes Golden Globe® nominee Shailene Woodley, Ken Baumann, Mark Derwin, India Eisley, Greg Finley, Daren Kagasoff, Megan Park, Francia Raisa, with Steve Schirripa and Molly Ringwald. The Secret Life of the American Teenager gets renewed for a record breaking 5th season, taking it into over 100 episodes – a first for the network. “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” will continue its fourth season with all-new episodes beginning Monday, March 26, 8:00PM–9:00PM ET/PT.

Michael Riley, President of ABC Family stated: “We’re very proud of our deep bench of original content successfully built out over eight years of exceptional growth. This Summer, we’re excited to continue to expand our content across key genres adding another season to our groundbreaking drama, ‘Secret Life,’ wonderful comedy and a return to reality programming as we continue to innovate with our ABC Family brand.”

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