Network News for 2017-2018 Season (updated 3/23 2PM)


All changes in red!
As we’ve done for multiple years now, here’s a list of renewals, cancellations, and new series pickups, as we get more and more information from the networks!  Here is what we know so far!  Bookmark this page for updates as we get more news!

NBC will announce their 2017-2018 schedule the weekend leading up to May 15.

Officially renewed: AMERICA’S GOT TALENT, AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR, THE GOOD PLACE, NIGHT SHIFT, SHADES OF BLUE, SUPERSTORE, THIS IS US, THE VOICE

No word either way: THE BLACKLIST, THE BLACKLIST: REDEMPTION, BLINDSPOT, THE CARMICHAEL SHOW, CELEBRITY APPRENTICE, CHICAGO FIRE, CHICAGO JUSTICE, CHICAGO MED, CHICAGO PD, EMERALD CITY, GREAT NEWS, HOLLYWOOD GAME NIGHT, LAW & ORDER: SVU, LITTLE BIG SHOTS, MARLON, MIDNIGHT TEXAS, POWERLESS, SHADES OF BLUE, TAKEN, TIMELESS, TRIAL & ERROR

Officially canceled/ending: AQUARIUS, GRIMM

Pilots/Shows given series orders (some sight unseen):

  • WILL & GRACE – though technically not a new pilot, this reboot of the Emmy-winning series is guaranteed for 10 new episodes in the new season.  The foursome is back, and I’m sure it will continue to be incredible.

FOX will announce their 2017-2018 schedule on May 15.

Officially renewed: BOB’S BURGERS, EMPIRE, LETHAL WEAPON, LUCIFER, MASTERCHEF, THE MICK, THE SIMPSONS, SO YOU THINK YOU CAN DANCE, STAR

No word wither way: 24: LEGACY, AMERICAN GRIT, APB, BROOKLYN NINE-NINE, EMPIRE, THE EXORCIST, FAMILY GUY, GOTHAM, HELL’S KITCHEN, THE LAST MAN ON EARTH, MAKING HISTORY, MASTERCHEF JUNIOR, NEW GIRL, PITCH, PRISON BREAK, ROSEWOOD, SCREAM QUEENS, SLEEPY HOLLOW, SON OF ZORN, WAYWARD PINES, WORLD’S FUNNIEST, THE X-FILES

Officially canceled/ending: BONES

Pilots/Shows given series orders (some sight unseen):

  • ORVILLE – Seth MacFarlane created / stars with Adrianne Palicki – live action dramedy set centuries in the future on a spaceship.

ABC will announce their 2017-2018 on May 16.

Officially renewed: GREY’S ANATOMY, HOW TO GET AWAY WITH MURDER, THE MIDDLE, SCANDAL

No word either way: THE $100,000 PYRAMID, AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D., AMERICA’S FUNNIEST HOME VIDEOS, AMERICAN CRIME, AMERICAN HOUSEWIFE, THE BACHELOR, BACHELOR IN PARADISE, BLACK-ISH, THE CATCH, CELEBRITY FAMILY FEUD, DANCING WITH THE STARS, DESIGNATED SURVIVOR, DOWNWARD DOG, DR KEN, FRESH OFF THE BOAT, THE GOLDBERGS, IMAGINARY MARY, LAST MAN STANDING, MATCH GAME, MODERN FAMILY, ONCE UPON A TIME, QUANTICO, THE REAL O’NEALS, SECRETS AND LIES, SHARK TANK, SPEECHLESS, STILL STAR-CROSSED, TIME AFTER TIME

Essentially canceled: CONVICTION, NOTORIOUS

Officially canceled/ending: MISTRESSES

Pilots/Shows given series orders (some sight unseen):

  • TEN DAYS IN THE VALLEY – (straight to series) Kyra Sedgwick stars as TV producer Jane Sadler, whose young daughter goes missing, mirroring the cop drama she produces; Malcolm Jamal Warner will co-star as Matt, the head writer on Jane’s TV show. Erika Christensen is playing Jane’s psychologist sister.
  • MARVEL’S INHUMANS – Anson Mount, Ken Leung, Annie Werschling, great cast – straight to series order for the latest Marvel series about more Marvel commodities.

CBS will announce their 2017-2018 schedule on May 17.

Officially Renewed: 48 HOURS, 60 MINUTES, THE BIG BANG THEORY (for 2 seasons), BLUE BLOODS, BULL, HAWAII FIVE-0, KEVIN CAN WAIT, LIFE IN PIECES, MACGYVER, MADAM SECRETARY, MAN WITH A PLAN, MOM, NCIS, NCIS: LA, NCIS: NOLA, SCORPION, SUPERIOR DONUTS, SURVIVOR

Essentially Canceled: DOUBT, PURE GENIUS, TRAINING DAY

No Word Either Way: 2 BROKE GIRLS, THE AMAZING RACE, BIG BROTHER, CODE BLACK, CRIMINAL MINDS, CRIMINAL MINDS: BEYOND BORDERS, ELEMENTARY, THE GREAT INDOORS, HUNTED, UNDERCOVER BOSS, ZOO

Pilots/Shows given series orders (some sight unseen):

  • YOUNG SHELDON – series centers around young Sheldon Cooper from THE BIG BANG THEORY – Jim Parsons will narrate, Iain Armitage (BIG LITTLE LIES) will play young Sheldon, and Zoe Perry (daughter to Laurie Metcalf and Jeff Perry) will play mom (Metcalf plays mom to adult Sheldon).  LOVE that bit of casting!

The CW will announce their 2017-2018 schedule on May 18.

Officially renewed: THE 100, ARROW, CRAZY EX-GIRLFRIEND, THE FLASH, JANE THE VIRGIN, LEGENDS OF TOMORROW, RIVERDALE, SUPERGIRL, SUPERNATURAL

No word either way: FREQUENCY, IZOMBIE, NO TOMORROW, THE ORIGINALS, WHOSE LINE IS IT ANYWAY?

Officially canceled/ending: REIGN, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES

Pilots/Shows given series orders (some sight unseen):