What fate awaits the Macon seven? Has the Underground TV show been cancelled or renewed for a third season on WGN America? The television vulture is watching all the latest cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of Underground season three. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?
What’s This TV Show About?
Airing on the WGN America cable channel, Underground stars Jurnee Smollett-Bell, Aldis Hodge, Jessica De Gouw, Alano Miller, and Christopher Meloni. The cast also includes Christopher Backus, Marc Blucas, Reed Diamond, James Lafferty, Amirah Vann, Bokeem Woodbine, Aisha Hinds, Jasika Nicole, Michael Trotter, Jesse Luken, Sadie Stratton, and Robert Christopher Riley. In the second season, John Legend will guest star as abolitionist Frederick Douglass. A historical drama, Underground follows the heroes of the Underground Railroad who harnessed every bit of their wits, strength, and grit in order to escape slavery and live as free men and women. In season two, their fight for freedom continues, even as tragedy strikes.
Season Two Ratings
The second season of Underground is averaging a 0.21 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 608,000 viewers. Compared to season one, that’s down by 35% and down by 39%, respectively. Learn how Underground stacks up against WGN America’s other TV shows.
Underground is WGN America’s fourth scripted drama, and its ratings in the first season beat the now-cancelled Outsiders, as well as previously cancelled TV series, Salem and Manhattan. Although the second season premiere earned solid ratings (for WGNA), it is still too early to assess if the Underground TV show will be cancelled or renewed for a third season. I will keep an eye on the ratings and update this page, periodically. Subscribe to be notified of Underground cancellation or renewal news.
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