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03.23.2017

CBS RENEWS 18 SERIES FOR THE 2017-2018 SEASON

Pick-Ups Include the #1 Scripted Program/Comedy, the #1 Drama, the #1 New Series, the #1 New Comedy and the #1 Newsmagazine

5 Freshman Series Part of Network’s Early Renewals

CBS today announced early renewals of 18 returning series for the 2017-2018 season, displaying the programming depth and stability of America’s Most Watched Network. Additional returning series pick-ups for next season will be announced at a later date.

The shows renewed to date include 6 comedies, 9 dramas, 1 reality series, 2 newsmagazines and a roster of hit programs across every night of the week. They also include the #1 scripted program/comedy THE BIG BANG THEORY; the #1 drama NCIS; the #1 new series BULL; the #1 new comedy KEVIN CAN WAIT; and the #1 newsmagazine 60 MINUTES.

In addition, 5 freshman shows are part of the Network’s early renewals, including BULL, KEVIN CAN WAIT, MACGYVER, MAN WITH A PLAN and SUPERIOR DONUTS.

Following are the renewed series to date for the 2017-2018 season:

  • THE BIG BANG THEORY*

  • BLUE BLOODS

  • BULL

  • 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

  • 48 HOURS

  • 60 MINUTES

CBS will finish the current season as America’s Most Watched Network for the 14th time in 15 years. The Network will announce its new fall 2017-2018 schedule on Wednesday, May 17 at Carnegie Hall in New York City.

* Renewals for THE BIG BANG THEORY and NCIS were previously announced.

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Press Contacts:

Phil Gonzales

818-655-1580

phil.gonzales@cbs.com

Diane Ekeblad

818-655-1585

diane.ekeblad@cbs.com