Corona virus safety measures have shut down production on a number of shows, preventing or delaying episodes of various TV shows from airing, and muddying the waters of their renewal/cancellation status.
What’s more, doubt over how production can be managed during the pandemic means that being renewed for the 2020/2021 Primetime Broadcast season no longer guarantees our favorite shows will see the light of a TV screen, even if they have been successfully renewed.
So how can you tell if and when your favorite shows are likely to return?
Below you will find a definitive guide to all 5 Broadcast networks, and an up to the minute (updated daily) list of shows that have been officially renewed, are likely to be renewed, are likely to be canceled, and where they currently fit into their Network’s schedule.
Check back or bookmark for daily updates on all renewal and cancelation statuses.
Check out our sister article Has My Show Been Canceled? for a complete list of shows that will not be rejoining the schedule this fall.
To see where your favorite shows fit into its respective Network’s schedule for the upcoming season, see below:
These shows have been officially given the green light for another season by their respective Networks.
ABC: A Million Little Things, American Housewife, Black-ish, For Life, Grey’s Anatomy, Mixed-ish, Station 19, The Conners, The Goldbergs, The Good Doctor, The Rookie.
NBC: Brooklyn Nine-Nine, Chicago Fire, Chicago Med, Chicago PD, Good Girls, Law and Order SVU, Manifest, New Amsterdam, Superstore, The Blacklist, This is Us, Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist.
FOX: 911, 911 Lone Star, Bless the Harts, Bob’s Burgers, Duncanville, Family Guy, Last Man Standing, Prodigal Son, The Resident, The Simpsons.
CBS: All Rise, Blue Bloods, Bob ♥ Abishola, Bull, Evil, FBI, FBI: Most Wanted, MacGyver, Magnum P.I., Mom, NCIS, NCIS Los Angeles, NCIS New Orleans, SEAL Team, SWAT, The Neighborhood, The Unicorn, Young Sheldon.
CW: All American, Batwoman, Black Lightning, Charmed, DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, Dynasty, In the Dark, Legacies, Nancy Drew, Riverdale, Roswell New Mexico, Supergirl, The Flash.
LIKELY TO BE RENEWED
Based on ratings, these shows are likely to return, but have not yet been officially announced as renewed.
A Million Little Things, American Housewife, Black-ish, Bless This Mess, For Life, Mixed-ish, Single Parents, Schooled, The Connors, The Goldbergs, The Rookie.
NBC: [no new predictions]
CBS: [no new predictions]
CW: Katy Keene.
ON THE BUBBLE…
On the bubble shows are likely to be cancelled, but may just surprise us.
Indebted, Zoey’s Extraordinary playlist.
FOX: [no new predictions]
CBS: [no new predictions]
CW: [no new predictions]