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‘FBI’ Season Finale Pulled by CBS After Texas School Shooting

CBS has pulled the FBI season finale following the Texas school shooting that left at least 19 children and two adults dead according to local officials. The Dick Wolf-produced show’s season four finale was scheduled to air Tuesday, the same day that Texas Gov. Greg Abbott confirmed that a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary […]

CBS’ ‘FBI’ Franchise Scores Two-Year Renewal

CBS is betting big on its FBI franchise. The network has picked up all three shows from megaproducer Dick Wolf — and not just for one season. The three series — flagship show FBI and spinoffs FBI: Most Wanted and FBI: International — have all received two-season renewals that will take them through the 2023-24 […]

How Broadcast Stacks Up With Streaming in Total Minutes Viewed

CBS has entered the realm of its streaming rivals — at least in terms of the way it measures viewing on a given platform. The network on Wednesday released a chart showing how many minutes viewers have spent with CBS in the 2021-22 season so far, and it’s a staggeringly large number: 166.74 billion minutes […]

TV Ratings: World Series Ends With Second Smallest Audience Ever

The World Series ended Tuesday with its biggest audience of the six-game contest and posted substantial games over last year’s pandemic-altered series. But aside from last year, the series goes down as the least watched since total-viewer tallies became available in the early 1970s. Elsewhere Tuesday, CBS’ FBI trio held up reasonably well, NBC’s La […]

TV Ratings: ‘The Voice,’ MLB Wild Card Lead Tuesday

The Voice remained the top broadcast network show Tuesday night, but it ceded the No. 1 spot across all of Nielsen-measured TV to the start of the Major League Baseball playoffs. ESPN hit multi-year highs for the AL wild card matchup between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees. On the broadcast side, CBS’ […]

TV Ratings: ‘La Brea’ Avoids Nielsen Sinkhole With Solid Premiere

La Brea opens with a huge sinkhole opening under the tar pits in Los Angeles, so had it debuted to poor ratings, the headlines would have written themselves. Fortunately for NBC, the drama series scored very solid numbers for its premiere Tuesday: It leads all new series in the first two weeks of the season […]

TV Ratings: ‘The Voice’ Edges Up in Tuesday Debut

The Voice captured Tuesday’s best primetime ratings, leading the night in both total viewers and adults 18-49 and improving slightly on its season premiere Monday. The night’s lone series debut, Fox’s Our Kind of People, pulled in modest premiere numbers, while CBS’ three-headed FBI franchise performed solidly. The Voice was once again the only primetime […]

TV Ratings: ‘This Is Us’ Edges Up, ‘FBI’ Ties ‘NCIS’ in Demo

NBC’s This Is Us returned from three weeks off to slightly higher ratings, helping the network improve week to week. CBS swept the primetime rankings in both adults 18-49 and total viewers, with FBI tying lead-in NCIS in the key ad demographic. This Is Us recorded a 0.83 rating among adults 18-49 and 5.08 million […]

TV Ratings: ‘NCIS’ Hits Demo Low, Falls Behind ‘FBI’

The third-year series beats its lead-in among adults 18-49 for the first time when they've aired back to back.

CBS Adds 5 Shows to Late Fall Premiere Slate

CBS has added five more series to its November premiere slate, giving the network full primetime blocks on three nights of the week and at least two hours of originals on two others.

MIPCOM: Free TV Alive and Kicking Despite SVOD Boom

This year all the hype at MIPCOM, the world's largest television market, was around streaming.

CBS’ ‘FBI’ Spinoff Adds Kellan Lutz

CBS' 'FBI' spinoff continues to take shape with the addition of Kellan Lutz to the show's cast.