The first season of Shades of Blue premiered on January 7th.
The NBC cop drama follows Detective Harlee Santos (Lopez), a single mother who begins working alongside Lieutenant Matt Wozniak’s (Ray Liotta) FBI anti-corruption task force. The series also stars Drea de Matteo.
So far, the series has been performing decently in the ratings, with an average viewership of 6.85 million per episode. However, ratings have been decreasing steadily since the series’ premiered with over eight million viewers.
From NBC president Jennifer Salke, in a press statement:
We want to thank Jennifer, who is the hardest working woman we know, for her incredible efforts as both the star and producer of this show, as well as well as our other amazing producers and cast for all their tireless work in creating one of the most compelling dramas on television today.”
What do you think? Do you watch Shades of Blue? Are you glad it was renewed?