Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and Ian Brennan co-created Glee and it was a big ratings success for FOX (at least in the first few seasons). Now, the trio’s new series for the network, Scream Queens, also be a hit? Will it be cancelled or renewed for a second season? Stay tuned to find out.
A college campus comedy horror TV series, Scream Queens, is set around the Kappa Kappa Tau sorority house. Dressed in the college mascot’s Red Devil outfit, a killer is on the loose, and almost everyone has a motive. The cast includes Emma Roberts, Skyler Samuels, Lea Michele, Glen Powell, Diego Boneta, Abigail Breslin, Keke Palmer, Oliver Hudson, Nasim Pedrad, Lucien Laviscount, Billie Lourd, and Jamie Lee Curtis.
The ratings are typically the best indication of a show’s likelihood of staying on the air. The higher the ratings (particularly the 18-49 demo), the better the chances for survival. This chart will be updated as new ratings data becomes available — usually the next day, around 11:30am EST/8:30am PST. Refresh to see the latest.
1/15 update: FOX has renewed Scream Queens for a second season.
Final season averages: 1.09 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 2.788 million total viewers.
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Note: Note: These are the Live + Same Day Ratings which include “live” viewing plus delayed DVR viewing, up until 3am local time that same night. Ratings marked with an “*” are the fast affiliate ratings and will be updated with the Live+SD numbers when they are made available. Typically, networks get paid for C+3 ratings which includes DVR viewing within three days of the original airing when commercials are watched. Those numbers are rarely released to the press.
What do you think? Do you like the Scream Queens TV show on FOX? Do you think it should be cancelled or renewed for a second season?