All posts tagged 'CBS'

‘S.W.A.T.’, ‘9JKL’ Score Additional Episode Orders At CBS

CBS is extending the run of two of their freshman shows. The network has handed out a full season orders to their Shemar Moore fronted drama S.W.A.T. and a partial order to comedy series 9JKL. The orders are for seven additional episodes of S.W.A.T. (for a total of 20) and three additional episodes of 9JKL (for a total of 16).

‘Young Sheldon’ Picked Up For Full Season

CBS has handed out a full season order to their The Big Bang Theory prequel series Young Sheldon. The formal back nine order brings the episode order for the show's first season to twenty-two episodes.

Scoop: ‘Ransom’ Not Cancelled, Remains In Contention For Second Season Pick Up

EXCLUSIVE: The reports of Ransom's demise have been greatly exaggerated. Despite a flurry of media reports that CBS had axed the Luke Roberts fronted show, sources with direct knowledge of the situation tell me that it has in fact NOT been cancelled. I'm hearing that CBS has not made a decision one way or another and Ransom remains in contention for a second season pick up.

CBS Renews ‘Criminal Minds’ For Season 13

The team at the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit will be profiling cases for at least another year. Sky Living import Criminal Minds has been picked up by U.S. broadcaster CBS for a thirteenth season, TVWise has learned.

Bruce Helford Out As ‘Kevin Can Wait’ Showrunner

kevin-can-wait-ftThere's been a major shake-up on Kevin Can Wait. Veteran comedy producer Bruce Helford, who co-created the CBS comedy series with Kevin James and Rock Reuben, is exiting as showrunner, TVWise has confirmed. He is being replaced by former Cheers scribe Rob Long, who has come on-board as the new executive producer and showrunner.

CBS Cancels Summer Series ‘American Gothic’ & ‘BrainDead’

BrainDeadIts' the end of the road for two of CBS' summer dramas. The network has pulled the plug on American Gothic and BrainDead after both aired only one thirteen episode season, TVWise has confirmed. The third of CBS' summer scripted dramas, Zoo, has previously been renewed for 2017.

CBS Hands Out Full Season Orders To ‘Bull’, ‘Kevin Can Wait’ & ‘MacGyver’

bullCBS is expanding the runs of three of their freshman shows. The network has granted full season orders to dramas Bull and MacGyver and half-hour comedy series Kevin Can Wait, TVWise has learned. With these back nine orders, all three series' first seasons will now consist of twenty-two episodes.