Cancellations and Renewals in the TV Verse – Master Guide 2015

By on May 9, 2015

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In case you wanted to know if your favorite shows were renewed or cancelled but were sick of wading through the millions of news releases this past week. Here is a compilation of most each networks and the shows they have announced regarding their renewal and cancelations status!

ABC

ABC has renewed “Agent Carter” and “Marvel’a Agents of SHIELD” for new seasons. Whoo!

The network has also renewed “Once Upon a Time,” “Secrets and Lies,” “Black-ish,” “Fresh Off the Boat,” “The Goldbergs,” “The Middle,” “Modern Family,” “Galavant” “Castle, “Grey’s Anatomy,” “How to Get Away with Murder,” “Scandal,” “Nashville,” “American Crime,” “The Bachelor,” “Dancing with the Stars,” “Shark Tank,” “20/20,” “American’s Funniest Home Videos,” and “Beyond the Tank.”

They have officially cancelled freshman shows “Forever,” “Cristela” and “Resurrection.” The reality-competition cooking show “The Taste” has also been cancelled.

ABC have also ordered several new television series including an “Uncle Buck” remake television adaptation. Other shows include a revival of “The Muppets,” comedy “The Real O’Neals,” “Dr. Ken,” starring Community’s Ken Jeong, drama “Quantico,” anthology series “Wicked City,” the biblical drama series “Of Kings and Prophets,” another forensic thriller “The Catch,” a political and supernatural drama “The Family,” and an untitled drama series centering on the oil discovery in American history that triggers a geopolitical shift and an economic boom in North Dakota on a scale not seen since the American 1849 Gold Rush

CBS

CBS has greenlit FOUR new dramas as well as TWO new comedies for the fall television season. Three of the dramas are television adaptations of movies: “Rush Hour,” “Limitless,” and “Code Black.” The third drama is a “Criminal Minds” spin-off called “Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders.” (Don’t get your hopes up with the “Rush Hour” series, it does not include Chris Tucker OR Jackie Chan. Insert Sad Face.)

The two new comedies from the network will be “Angel From Hell” and “Life in Pieces.”

CBS also ordered “Supergirl” officially to series earlier this week!

The network cancelled “Battled Creek.”

FOX

FOX officially greenlit new shows “The Frankenstein Code” starring Robert Kazinsky (Pacific Rim, True Blood). The story follows Jimmy Pritchard (Kazinsky), “a morally corrupt retired cop given a second chance at life when he is brought back from the dead. Now younger and stronger, Pritchard will have to choose between his old temptations and his new sense of purpose.”

The network has cancelled “The Following” after it’s third season while they have also announced that “Backstrom”would not be returning for a second season. “The Mindy Project” was also cancelled but may find life at Hulu for another season.

“Bones” will be returning for an astounding 11th season however with new showrunners. Several other of the network’s most popular shows are also returning for new seasons including “Sleepy Hollow,” The Simpsons,” New Girl,” “Family Guy,” “Bob’s Burgers,” and “Brooklyn Nine-Nine.”

Freshman shows returning for a second season include “Empire,” “Gotham,” and “Last Man on Earth.”

NBC

NBC has cancelled fan favorite show “One Big Happy,” the Ellen DeGeneres produced comedy series. The network also pulled the plug on “Constantine,” “State of Affairs,” “Marry Me,” and “About a Boy.”

NBC has ordered to series the Mark Paul Gosselaar show “People are Talking.” It has also ordered a  new comedy/variety show from DeGeneres, tentatively titled Little Big Shots, with Harvey attached to host. The network picked up two drama series, “The Player” and “Game of Silence.”

“Mysteries of Laura” has been renewed for a second season. “Undateable” and “Night Shift” will return for third seasons.

 

Will update as more cancellations or renewals come in!

About Darth Sarah

Sarah is a journalist and an artist who lives in the city. She loves movies and television. She reads early and often. She also secretly hopes the Doctor will come and take her away, though she realizes he probably already has a dedicated companion at the moment. Sarah also helps out over at BSCkids.com, Optionated.com and our other sites!

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