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CBS 2016-17 Season Ratings (updated 5/23/17)

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Last season, CBS introduced only seven new shows during the regular season. They cancelled three,  renewed three, and one (Supergirl) moved to The CW. How will their new programming do in the ratings this time around? Stay tuned.CBS shows this season (so far): 2 Broke Girls, 48 Hours, 48 Hours: NCIS, 60 Minutes, The Amazing Rice, The Big Bang Theory, Blue Bloods, Bull, The Case Of, Code Black, Criminal Minds, Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, Doubt, Elementary, The Great Indoors, Hawaii Five-0, Hunted, Kevin Can Wait, Life in Pieces, MacGyver, Madam Secretary, Man with a Plan, Mom, NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: New Orleans, The Odd Couple, Pure Genius, Ransom, Scorpion, Superior Donuts, Survivor, Training Day, and Undercover Boss.There's lots of data that CBS execs look at when deciding whether to renew or cancel a TV series but ratings are typically the biggest piece. Here's how the network's shows are doing so far.Read »

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108 Ending or Cancelled TV Shows for the 2016-17 Season

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Here's a list of TV shows that aired (or are expected to air) during the 2016-17 season (roughly September 2016 through August 2017) and that also won't be back for the 2017-18 season. Not finding a show that you believe has been cancelled? Check the 2015-16 season list or 2014-15 season list.Most recent additions: Chicago Justice (NBC), Training Day (CBS), The Young Pope (HBO), Pure Genius (CBS), The Odd Couple (CBS), Shots Fired (Fox), Prison Break (Fox), Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders (CBS), Scream Queens (Fox), The Great Indoors (CBS), Baby Daddy (Freeform), 2 Broke Girls (CBS), The Blacklist: Redemption (NBC), American Crime (ABC), Secrets and Lies (ABC), Powerless (NBC), The Real O'Neals (ABC), Dr. Ken (ABC), The Catch (ABC), Imaginary Mary (ABC), Apb (Fox), Making History (Fox), Son of Zorn (Fox), Conviction (ABC), Notorious (ABC), Last Man Standing (ABC), Sleepy Hollow (Fox), Rosewood (Fox), Frequency (The CW), No Tomorrow (The CW), »

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“Criminal Minds” Actresses Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook Push for Equal Pay

23 May 2017 11:01 AM, PDT | Women and Hollywood | See recent Women and Hollywood news »

Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook in “Criminal Minds”: CBS

Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook of Criminal Minds” are fighting for equal pay. The duo are seeking parity with co-stars Joe Mantegna and Matthew Gray Gubler for the CBS procedural’s 13th season and are currently at an “impasse” in contract negotiations. Deadline broke the story.

The source reports that the actresses are “willing to walk” if they do not receive the pay they deserve. This is completely understandable, especially since this is not the first time the duo have had this battle. Vangsness and Cook were in a similar situation in 2013. They were earning less than half of co-stars Gubler and Shemar Moore’s paychecks and held out for better agreements with ABC Studios, CBS TV Studios, and CBS.

It’s only right that Vangsness and Cook fight for what they deserve, but it’s sickening that this is the second time in four years they’ve had to do so. Also, CBS just went through a similar situation with Mayim Bialik and Melissa Rauch, who were earning significantly less than their co-stars on “The Big Bang Theory.”

Vangsness and Cook have appeared on “Criminal Minds” since its first season in 2005. Cook has been a series regular during its entire run, with the exception of Season 6. That was the year CBS dropped Cook and co-star Paget Brewster, leaving Vangsness as the only regular female character. Vangsness started as a recurring character in Season 1 and became a series regular soon after.

Unfortunately, pay parity is anything but a given for actresses. The aforementioned “Big Bang Theory” situation saw stars Bialik and Rauch hold out for equal pay before re-upping their contracts for two more seasons. The actresses were earning about $200,000 per episode, as compared to the $1 million their co-stars were making. Natalie Portman told Marie Claire UK that she made a third of Ashton Kutcher’s pay on “No Strings Attached.” Emmy Rossum, the main character of “Shameless,” demanded a raise in December. She and the rest of the cast had been paid less than co-star William H. Macy from the get-go. In May 2016 Robin Wright revealed her fight for better pay on “House of Cards.” “Claire Underwood’s character was more popular than [Frank’s] for a period of time,” she said. “So I capitalized on it. I was like, ‘You better pay me or I’m going to go public.’ And they did.”

In Hollywood women are often hesitant to go forward when they are paid less than men. In an industry this sexist, actresses may develop a bad reputation simply for demanding what they are entitled to. Plus, they are already making more money than some people will ever see in a lifetime, so actresses may fear that their concerns won’t be taken seriously, or they’ll be dismissed as being overpaid in the first place. But this isn’t about a certain profession’s pay grade; it’s about gender equality within the profession. As Jessica Chastain recently told Variety, “What I do now, when I’m taking on a film, I always ask about the fairness of the pay. I ask what they’re offering me in comparison to the guy. I don’t care about how much I get paid; I’m in an industry where we’re overcompensated for the work we do.” The “Zookeeper’s Wife” star added, “But I don’t want to be on a set where I’m doing the same work as someone else and they’re getting five times what I’m getting.”

Criminal Minds” Actresses Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook Push for Equal Pay was originally published in Women and Hollywood on Medium, where people are continuing the conversation by highlighting and responding to this story. »

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L.A. Screenings: What Seven Major Studios Have on Tap

23 May 2017 10:15 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Here’s what seven major studios have on tap during the annual TV market.

CBS Studios Intl.

Big bets are being placed on military dramas “Seal Team,” starring David Boreanaz, and “Valor,” featuring a fresh-faced cast. Summer series “Salvation” also has a military angle (albeit crossed with sci-fi), while both Jeremy Piven’s “Wisdom of the Crowd” and Alan Cumming’s “Instinct” mix crime solving and modern technology. The studio is light on laughs this year, with just one solo-produced comedy: “9Jkl,” based on the life of creator and star Mark Feuerstein.

Disney Media Distribution

Not just one but four new Marvel series will be on display, including the much anticipated “Inhumans” and the youth-skewing “Cloak & Dagger,” “New Warriors” and “Runaways.” And although it’s not based on a comic book, “Grey’s Anatomy” officially becomes a franchise, launching a new as-yet-untitled spinoff. Shonda Rhimes also makes her case with legal drama “For the People,” while »

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Criminal Minds: Season 13; Kirsten Vangsness & A.J. Cook May Not Return

22 May 2017 7:05 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Criminal Minds has already been renewed for a 13th season, but will the whole cast return? Deadline reports stars Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook may be leaving the CBS TV series.The long-running crime procedural follows a unique team of profilers for the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit (Bau) at Quantico, Virginia. The cast includes Vangsness, Cook, Matthew Gray Gubler, Paget Brewster, Joe Mantegna, Adam Rodriguez, Damon Gupton, and Aisha TylerRead More… »

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‘Criminal Minds’: Kirsten Vangsness & A.J. Cook In Limbo Over Parity Push As Joe Mantegna & Matthew Gray Gubler Re-Up

22 May 2017 11:57 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Exclusive: Criminal Minds veterans Joe Mantegna and Matthew Gray Gubler have closed new deals to continue on the long-running CBS drama series, recently renewed for a 13th season. However, I hear Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook are currently at an impasse in their negotiations as the actresses are seeking parity with their male co-stars. The duo, who are negotiating together, took a similar stand during the 2013 negotiations as the two at the time consistently had been… »

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Will Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook Return for 'Criminal Minds' Season 13?

22 May 2017 6:48 AM, PDT | buddytv.com | See recent BuddyTV news »

Criminal Minds is continuing into season 13 after a year that saw quite the cast shake-up. Season 13 might not quite right the ship when it comes to the cast, however. Deadline is reporting that Kirsten Vangsness and A.J. Cook's future with the show is a little uncertain. The reason for the hold-up is that the two actresses are looking for similar payment to their male counterparts. It's matter that has been in dispute for a quite a long time.


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TVLine Items: East Los High Cancelled, Mad Men Vet Joins Shooter and More

19 May 2017 11:33 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Hulu is closing the doors on East Los High — but there’s some good news for the cancelled teen drama.

The streaming service has ordered the one-hour special East Los High: Finale Event, premiering this fall.

RelatedCable/Streaming Renewal Scorecard: What’s Coming Back? What’s Cancelled? What’s On the Bubble?

The series ender picks up eight months after the Season 4 finale as the crew prepares to leave high school behind and maybe even East L.A. In the process, they will learn the true meaning of love, family and friendship in the “romantic, sexy and emotional” wrap-up, per Hulu. »

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Tracy Morgan’s new TBS series titled The Last O.G., Cedric the Entertainer joins cast

18 May 2017 8:00 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

TBS has announced that Tracy Morgan’s new comedy series is going by the title The Last O.G., and will see him starring alongside Cedric the Entertainer (The Soul Man), Tiffany Haddish (Keanu), Allen Maldonado (The Equalizer), Ryan Gaul (Identity Thief), Taylor Mosby (Criminal Minds) and Dante Hoagland (The New Edition Story).

Created by Jordan Peele and John Carcieri, The Last O.G. sees Morgan as Tray, “an ex-con who is shocked to see just how much the world has changed when he is released on good behavior from a 15-year prison stint. Returning to his newly gentrified Brooklyn neighborhood, he discovers that his former girlfriend, Shay (Haddish), has married an affable, successful white man who is helping raise Tray’s twin sons who he never knew existed. Wanting nothing more than to connect with his kids, but having neither the money to support them nor himself, Tray falls »

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Upfronts 2017: Networks by the Numbers

18 May 2017 4:11 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The marathon week of broadcast Upfronts is officially over. Though the week was jam-packed, per usual, if this year’s presentations seemed slightly less crowded — that’s because they were.

Overall, the networks had less new shows to present to the rooms of advertisers because series orders are down this year, as previously reported by Variety. Across the Big Four and the CW, just 38 new scripted shows were ordered for the 2017-2018 television season — vs. 42 series that were greenlit last year. In fact, this year’s orders marks the lowest tally in five years.

Here’s a look at the breakdown for each network’s 2017 vs. 2016 series orders.


Even with their big bet on the “American Idol” reboot, which will fill up time on their midseason schedule, the Alphabet was the only Big Four network to order more series than last year. The “Roseanne” revival is certain to get attention — despite the awkward banter among the »

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Check Out the Fall 2017 Television Schedule

18 May 2017 1:00 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

The five broadcast networks -- ABC, CBS, The CW, Fox, and NBC -- have released their plans for the upcoming Fall 2017 season. If you want to start planning what you'll be watching each night this fall, check out the chart for the night-by-night schedule below. We'll add dates as they become available.ABC Fall 2017 shows:  20/20, America's Funniest Home Videos, American Housewife, Black-ish, Dancing with the Stars, Designated Survivor, Fresh Off the Boat, The Goldbergs, The Good Doctor, The Gospel of Kevin, Grey's Anatomy, How to Get Away with Murder, Marvel's Inhumans, Marvel's Agents of Shield (once Inhumans has finished), The Mayor, The Middle, Modern Family, Once Upon a Time, Quantico, Shark Tank, Speechless, Ten Days in the Valley, and To Tell the Truth.CBS Fall 2017 shows:  9Jkl, 48 Hours, 60 Minutes, The Big Bang Theory, Blue Bloods, Bull, Criminal Minds, Hawaii Five-0, Kevin »

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Cancelled or Renewed? Status of CBS TV Shows

18 May 2017 11:35 AM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Below, you'll find a list of CBS and CBS All Access recent/current/upcoming primetime TV shows and their current status. To see a series' ratings, click the links in the middle column (where applicable).Shows include 2 Broke Girls, 48 Hours, 48 Hours: NCIS, 60 Minutes, 9Jkl, The Amazing Race, American Gothic, Angel from Hell, The Big Bang Theory, Big Brother, Big Brother: Over the Top, Blue Bloods, BrainDead, Bull, Candy Crush, The Case Of, Code Black, Criminal Minds, Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders, Doubt, Elementary, The Good Fight, Hawaii Five-0 (2010), Hunted, Instinct, Kevin Can Wait, Life in Pieces, Limitless, MacGyver (2016), Madam Secretary, Man with a Plan, Me Myself & I, Mom, NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, NCIS: New Orleans, The Odd Couple (2015), Person of Interest, Pure Genius, Ransom, Rush Hour, Salvation, Scorpion, Seal Team, Star Trek: Discovery, Superior Donuts, Survivor, Swat, Training Day, Undercover Boss, Wisdom of »

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Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders: Would You Have Watched Season Three of the Cancelled CBS Series?

18 May 2017 12:16 AM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

It looks like the success of Criminal Minds couldn't save another one of its spinoffs. Recently, we reported that CBS has cancelled Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders after two seasons. But would you have watched a third season of the TV series?The crime procedural revolves around the International Division of the FBI which investigates crimes and rescues Americans in peril abroad. The cast includes Gary Sinise, Alana De La Garza, Daniel Henney, Tyler James Williams, and Annie Funke.Read More… »

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'Criminal Minds' Fave Shemar Moore Says His New Show 'S.W.A.T.' Is a 'Thrill Ride' -- Watch the Trailer!

17 May 2017 6:38 PM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Shemar Moore is back on CBS!

The 47-year-old star returns to the small screen in S.W.A.T., a one-hour drama inspired by the 1970s television series and 2003 film, as S.W.A.T. Sergeant Daniel “Hondo” Harrelson, who is tasked to run a specialized tactical unit in Los Angeles.

Moore, who played fan-favorite Derek Morgan on Criminal Minds from 2005 to 2016, spoke to Et’s Leanne Aguilera on the red carpet ahead of CBS’ Upfront presentation at Carnegie Hall in New York City on Wednesday, and opened up about his return to the network.

Related: Shemar Moore Dishes on His 'Criminal Minds' Finale Return

“CBS has been so good to me,” the actor said. “I started out as a baby daddy on Young and the Restless and then I got my baby girls on Criminal Minds, and now -- I just got a really good group of people. This is a team »

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10 Things We Learned From CBS’ Upfront

17 May 2017 3:59 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

CBS packed Carnegie Hall on Wednesday afternoon with an upfront that played like one of its Tuesday action-dramas. It was slick, well-paced, a little hokey in parts, and the hero — broadcast television — won in the end.

By now, Leslie Moonves and Co. are a well-oiled machine when it comes to putting on the razzle-dazzle at the upfront. Kelly Kahl, the network’s longtime scheduling guru, did an able job filling in for CBS Entertainment president Glenn Geller, who is on medical leave. There is no media CEO who likes playing to a big crowd more than CBS Corp. chairman-ceo Moonves, and it shows every year. It didn’t hurt that this year CBS has some notable successes to show off, from the surge for Stephen Colbert’s “The Late Show” to the steady progress of “CBS This Morning” in chipping away “Today” and “Good Morning America’s” longtime advantage.

It also didn’t hurt that CBS’ shows »

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Stephen Colbert Thanks Donald Trump For Ratings, Announces New ‘Criminal Minds’ Star James Comey At CBS Upfront

17 May 2017 3:52 PM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

“Hello and welcome. I'm your host, Stephen Colbert,” the CBS late-night show, in top hat and tails, said at the top of CBS’s Upfront presentation, after executing one of those kitchy song-and-dance numbers that earned him rave reviews during election season political convention nights. “I want to welcome the whole CBS family,” Colbert said, especially naming the network’s “incredible affiliates and, of course, a special welcome to the hot new star of Criminal Minds, James… »

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Watch Trailers for New CBS Shows ‘Young Sheldon,’ ‘S.W.A.T.,’ ‘Seal Team,’ ‘Wisdom of the Crowd,’ and More

17 May 2017 2:41 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

CBS released trailers for its new shows for the 2017-2018 season following its upfront presentation in New York on Wednesday, including first looks at “Big Bang Theory” prequel “Young Sheldon,” the reboot of “S.W.A.T.” with Shemar Moore, and the Jeremy Piven-led drama “Wisdom of the Crowd,” among others.

Young Sheldon,” which stars Iain Armitage as the nine-year-old version of Jim Parsons’ Dr. Sheldon Cooper, will air after “Big Bang” on Thursdays, beginning on Nov. 2, once Thursday Night Football concludes. The network will air a special preview of the pilot on Sept. 25. New comedies “9Jkl” and “Me, Myself, and I” will air on Mondays along with “Kevin Can Wait.”

S.W.A.T.” will air Thursdays at 10 p.m., also beginning on Nov. 2, while “Seal Team” — with “Bones” alum David Boreanaz — will air Wednesdays at 9 in between “Survivor” and “Criminal Minds.” “Wisdom of the Crowd” will join the network’s Sunday night lineup at 8 p.m »

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CBS Announces Fall 2017-18 Schedule

17 May 2017 12:42 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

The Tiffany Network has announced their plans for the 2017-18 season. New shows include 9Jkl, By the Book, Instinct, Seal Team, Swat, Wisdom of the Crowd, Young Sheldon, and Me, Myself & I.Returning CBS TV shows include 48 Hours, 60 Minutes, The Amazing Race, The Big Bang Theory, Blue Bloods, Bull, Code Black, Criminal Minds, Elementary, 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, and Undercover Boss. Here's the Fall 2017 schedule, followed by the CBS press release:Monday8:00-8:30 Pm -- The Big Bang Theory8:30-9:00 Pm -- Young Sheldon (N) (Special One Time Preview Sept. 25)8:30-9:00 Pm -- 9Jkl (N) (Premieres Oct. 2)9:00-9:30 Pm -- Kevin Can Wait9:30-10:00 Pm -- Me, »

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Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders

17 May 2017 11:40 AM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Network: CBSEpisodes: 26 (hour)Seasons: TwoTV show dates: March 16, 2016 -- May 17, 2017Series status: CancelledPerformers include: Gary Sinise, Alana De La Garza, Daniel Henney, Annie Funke, and Tyler James Williams.TV show description:      A spinoff of the Criminal Minds TV show, this crime drama follows the specialized International Division of the FBI. The members are tasked with solving crimes and coming to the rescue of Americans who find themselves in danger while abroad.Heading the International Response Unit is Unit Chief Jack Garrett (Gary Sinise), a seasoned 20-year veteran of the Bureau. He works with a specially-trained and diverse team.Clara Seger (Alana De La Garza) is a very intelligent and well-travelled multi-lingual cultural anthropologist. Matthew Simmons (Daniel Henney) is a former military hero with very fast profiling skills which he honed »

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CBS Is Now Giving You a Full Hour Inside the Big Bang Universe

17 May 2017 9:40 AM, PDT | POPSUGAR | See recent BuzzSugar news »

CBS has unveiled its Fall TV schedule, and fans of The Big Bang Theory may as well just block off their entire Thursday nights. Beginning Oct. 27, the night will kick off with a full hour inside the Big Bang universe. The flagship series will be on at 8 p.m., followed by the new spinoff, Young Sheldon. Save for the new shows, the rest of the primetime schedule is staying mostly stationary. Take a look, and check out ABC's, NBC's, and Fox's Fall lineups! Monday 8 p.m. - The Big Bang Theory/Kevin Can Wait 8:30 p.m. - 9Jkl* 9 p.m. - Kevin Can Wait/Me, Myself and I* 9:30 p.m. - Me, Myself and I*/Superior Donuts 10 p.m. - Scorpion Tuesday 8 p.m. - NCIS 9 p.m. - Bull 10 p.m. - NCIS: New Orleans Wednesday 8 p.m. - Survivor 9 p.m. - Seal Team 10 p.m. »

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