CBS Renews Its Entire Daytime Lineup for the 2016-2017 Season

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CBS Renews Its Entire Daytime Lineup for the 2016-2017 Season

CBS, the #1 rated network in daytime for 29 years, has renewed its entire Daytime schedule for the 2016-2017 season. The lineup, nominated for an industry-leading 60 Daytime Emmy Awards collectively, includes “Let’s Make a Deal”; “The Bold and the Beautiful,” which received a two-year pickup; “The Talk”; and “The Price is Right” and “The Young and the Restless,” which both previously received multi-year pickups through the 2017 season. This season, CBS Daytime saw its viewers increase +2% over a year ago.

“Each year, CBS Daytime produces more than 1,000 episodes of programming – the most for any broadcast network – which is only possible due to the incredible passion of the industry’s best creative talent, both in front of and behind the camera,” said Angelica McDaniel, Executive Vice President, Daytime Programs and Syndicated Program Development, CBS Entertainment and CBS Television Distribution. “Our loyal audience has made CBS Daytime the #1 daily destination for millions of viewers and we thank them for contributing to this phenomenal success. Next year will be even bigger and bolder!”

“Let’s Make a Deal,” with Daytime Emmy Award-nominated host Wayne Brady, will return for its eighth season. “Let’s Make a Deal 1” is averaging 3.33 million viewers, up +3% from last season while “Let’s Make a Deal 2” is averaging 3.72 million viewers, up +2%. Produced by FremantleMedia North America, the show is broadcast weekdays (check local listings) on the CBS Television Network. Mike Richards, Dan Funk and Jennifer Mullin are executive producers. “Let’s Make a Deal” is currently nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Game Show and Outstanding Game Show Host.

The 44th season of “The Price is Right 1” is up +4% from a year ago with an average of 5.13 million viewers while “The Price is Right 2” is up +3% with an average of 5.88 million viewers. Daytime television’s most watched daytime program, hosted by Drew Carey and produced by FremantleMedia North America, the program is broadcast weekdays (11:00 AM-12:00 PM, ET/10:00-11:00 AM, PT) on the CBS Television Network. Mike Richards and Jennifer Mullin are executive producers. “The Price is Right” is currently nominated for two Daytime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Game Show.

The #1 daytime drama for 27 consecutive years, “The Young and the Restless,” is averaging 5.28 million viewers, up +1% from last season. The series is broadcast weekdays (12:30-1:30 PM, ET/11:00 AM-12:00 PM, PT) on the CBS Television Network and is produced by Bell Dramatic Serial Company, in association with Sony Pictures Television. “The Young and the Restless” is currently nominated for 27 Daytime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama Series.

“The Bold and the Beautiful,” which recently celebrated its 29th anniversary, is averaging 3.94 million viewers. The most-watched dramatic serial in the world, “The Bold and the Beautiful” is a Bell-Phillip Television production, broadcast weekdays (1:30 PM-2:00 PM, ET/12:30-1:00 PM, PT) on the CBS Television Network. “The Bold and the Beautiful” is currently nominated for 23 Daytime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Drama Series.

Currently in its sixth season, “The Talk” is network television’s #1 daytime talk show, averaging 2.77 million viewers, up +2% from last year while remaining even in women 25-54 (1.0/06) and women 18-49 (0.7/05). Recently, the series won the 2016 People’s Choice Award for “Favorite Daytime TV Hosting Team” and the 2016 NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Talk Series.” “The Talk,” hosted by Julie Chen, Sara Gilbert, Sharon Osbourne, Aisha Tyler and Sheryl Underwood, broadcasts weekdays (2:00 PM, ET/1:00 PM, PT/CT). Produced by CBS Television Studios, the show was developed by Gilbert, who also serves as executive producer along with executive producer John Redmann. “The Talk” is currently nominated for six Daytime Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment and Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host.

This month, CBS Daytime announced the launch of “Not Safe for Daytime,” an edgy new series of digital videos on its YouTube channel that highlights and promotes CBS Daytime’s popular programs. The webisodes include inventive original skits, pop culture parodies and viral video spoofs, and feature stars from across the entire CBS Daytime lineup.

The above press release was issued by CBS.

LAST WEEK’S TOP 10 BROADCAST SERIES

SeriesNet.A18-49Viewers
Source: Nielsen Media Research // 10/30/17 - 11/05/17
World Series Gm. 7FOX8.2028.29 million
World Series Gm. 6FOX6.0022.33 million
Sunday Night FootballNBC4.9014.36 million
Football Nt. in America: Pt. 3NBC3.109.11 million
The Big Bang TheoryCBS2.7014.16 million
60 MinutesCBS2.5015.09 million
Young SheldonCBS2.3012.83 million
Football Nt. in America: Pt. 2NBC2.106.15 million
This Is UsNBC2.008.43 million
The Good DoctorABC1.9010.58 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