By Lynette Rice
Updated August 05, 2011 at 07:42 PM EDT

The ladies are still a hit! TNT has ordered a third season of Rizzoli & Isles starring Angie Harmon and Sasha Alexander.

The drama, currently in its second year, launched this summer with 8.6 million viewers. Rizzoli, along with The Closer, are currently basic cable’s top two series for the year-to-date.

TNT ordered 15 episodes for the third season, which will bow next summer. The show’s second season will continue airing Mondays through Sept. 12.