Freeform Drama THE BOLD TYPE Gets Season Four & New Showrunner

THE BOLD TYPE - "Carry The Weight" - Jane gets an eye opening experience when she is tasked with writing a piece about a performance artist/activist who is speaking out about sexual assault. Kat is distracted by thoughts of Adena while trying to throw a memorable NY Fashion Week party for Scarlet. And Sutton gets into an awkward situation with Richard. This episode of "The Bold Type" airs Tuesday, September 5 (9:01 - 10:02 p.m. EDT) on Freeform. (Freeform/Phillippe Bosse) AISHA DEE, MEGHANN FAHY, KATIE STEVENS

The Bold Type has clinched a season four renewal as well as a new showrunner.

Wendy Straker Hauser will be the new showrunner after having been with the production since the beginning. The renewal news comes from the Freeform Upfronts which saw stars Katie Stevens, Aisha Dee and Meghann Fahy make the announcement.

Based on the life of Joanna Coles, chief content officer, Hearst and former editor in chief of Cosmopolitan magazine The Bold Type will continue to highlight real-world issues faced by the employees of Scarlet Magazine.