CBS Renews 18 Series

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CBS Renews 18 Series

CBS today announced early renewals of 18 returning series for the 2017-2018 season, displaying the programming depth and stability of America’s Most Watched Network. Additional returning series pick-ups for next season will be announced at a later date.

The shows renewed to date include 6 comedies, 9 dramas, 1 reality series, 2 newsmagazines and a roster of hit programs across every night of the week. They also include the #1 scripted program/comedy “The Big Bang Theory;” the #1 drama “NCIS;” the #1 new series “Bull;” the #1 new comedy “Kevin Can Wait;” and the #1 newsmagazine “60 Minutes.”

In addition, 5 freshman shows are part of the Network’s early renewals, including “Bull,” “Kevin Can Wait,” “MacGyver,” “Man With a Plan” and “Superior Donuts”

Following are the renewed series to date for the 2017-2018 season:

– “The Big Bang Theory”*
– “Blue Bloods”
– “Bull”
– “Hawaii Five-0”
– “Kevin Can Wait”
– “Life in PieceS”
– “MacGyver”
– “Madam Secretary”
– “Man With a Plan”
– “Mom”
– “NCIS”*
– “NCIS: Los Angeles”
– “NCIS: New Orleans”
– “Scorpion”
– “Superior Donuts”
– “Survivor”
– “48 Hours”
– “50 Minutes”

CBS will finish the current season as America’s Most Watched Network for the 14th time in 15 years. The Network will announce its new fall 2017-2018 schedule on Wednesday, May 17 at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

* Renewals for “The Big Bang Theory” and “NCIS” were previously announced.

The above press release was issued by CBS.

LAST WEEK’S TOP 10 BROADCAST SERIES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Source: Nielsen Media Research // 11/27/17 - 12/03/17
Sunday Night FootballNBC6.4019.69 million
Thursday Night FootballNBC4.7015.60 million
Ohio St./WisconsinFOX3.6012.92 million
The OTFOX3.3010.19 million
Football Nt. in America: Pt. 3NBC3.109.71 million
This Is UsNBC2.8010.94 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS2.5013.84 million
Young SheldonCBS2.1012.11 million
Rudolph the ... ReindeerCBS1.908.07 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC1.909.60 million

TV WATCH TOP 10: 2017-18 SEASON AVERAGES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Sunday Night FootballNBC6.7719.04 million
Thursday Night FootballCBS4.7314.75 million
Young SheldonCBS3.8015.86 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS3.2514.48 million
This Is UsNBC3.1811.42 million
The Voice (Mon.)NBC2.5010.72 million
The Voice (Tues.)NBC2.4010.62 million
Will & GraceNBC2.137.69 million
Grey's AnatomyABC2.178.07 million
The Good DoctorABC2.1010.86 million