CBS Predictions: Extant is a Likely Renewal, Under The Dome a Certain Renewal, Reckless a Certain Cancellation
By Robin Oatley on July 13, 2014
Other recent Renewals and Cancellations on CBS:
- CBS Predictions: Zoo, Salvation and Doubt (June 25th)
- CBS Recap: Elementary Renewed, 2 Broke Girls Cancelled (May 21st)
During the summer there are fewer series airing and thus we will be making our predictions every other week. Starting in September, we will resume our normal routine in which we predict the future of the shows of every week.
had its series premiere this week, and it scored a 1.6 in adults 18-49. Not an amazing score, but definitely not a terrible one either. It is expected to drop next week; a drop most series experience when airing their second episode. However, given its current status as the second highest rating drama on CBS, by far, and the fact that even when it drops it will most likely remain far above the average, we will upgrade it to a Likely Renewal.
The highest rating drama currently airing on CBS is . It returned to a 2.2 adults 18-49 rating two weeks ago, and scored a 1.7 this week. As it is the highest rating series on CBS at the moment, we will upgrade it to a Certain Renewal.
This leaves us with the two lower rating series on CBS: and . premiered to a 0.6 adults 18-49 rating, a very low rating and given Daniel’s quite negative review perhaps not that surprising. It shouldn’t come as a surprise that this series will be downgraded to a Certain Cancellation. , on the other hand, will get the benefit of the doubt this week. However, if it doesn’t manage to pull its ratings to a higher level in the coming weeks, it may face a cancellation as well.