ABC launched 11 new scripted TV series (not counting the Roseanne revival) during the regular portion of the 2017-18 season. They cancelled seven and renewed only four. That’s not a very good average. How will the alphabet network TV shows perform during the 2018-19 season? Stay tuned!
ABC shows (so far): 1969, 20/20, The Alec Baldwin Show, American Housewife, American Idol, America’s Funniest Home Videos, The Bachelor, Black-ish, Child Support, The Conners, Dancing with the Stars, Dancing with the Stars: Juniors, The Fix, For the People, Fresh Off the Boat, The Goldbergs, The Good Doctor, The Great American Baking Show, The Great Christmas Light Fight, Grey’s Anatomy, How to Get Away with Murder, The Kids Are Alright, Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD, Match Game, A Million Little Things, Modern Family, The Rookie, Schooled, Shark Tank, Single Parents, Speechless, Splitting Up Together, Station 19, Videos After Dark, and Whiskey Cavalier.
There’s lots of data that network execs look at when deciding whether to renew or cancel a TV series but ratings are the major ingredient. These charts will be updated daily, as new ratings data becomes available.