CBS has ordered three additional episodes of its Code Black TV show. The new pick-up brings the medical drama’s second season episode count up to 16. The network also ordered additional episodes of new comedies, Man with a Plan and The Great Indoors.
Code Black stars Marcia Gay Harden, Boris Kodjoe, Melanie Chandra, Harry Ford, Benjamin Hollingsworth, Jillian Murray, William Allen Young, Luis Guzmán, and Rob Lowe. Michael Seitzman, David Marshall Grant, Ryan McGarry, David Von Ancken, Marti Noxon and Linda Goldstein Knowlton executive produce.
CBS Orders Additional Second Season Episodes of Code Black
In its first season, Code Black was on the renewal/cancellation bubble. The producers retooled the series, and made cast changes, in order to secure a second season on CBS.
In season one, Code Black averaged a 1.27 rating in the 18-49 demographic. The show drew an average of 7.11 million total viewers (live + same day ratings).
In the renewal press release, CBS reports Code Black is averaging 7.94 million viewers, 2.1/06 in adults 25-54 and 1.5/05 in adults 18-49. The network cites those numbers as Nielsen’s most current ratings (9/19/2016-11/10/2016).
What do you think? Have you been watching Code Black, season two? Do you think it will be cancelled or renewed for a third season?