Don’t spend the fifth season of the Broad City TV show wondering whether it will be cancelled or renewed for season six on Comedy Central. The cable network previously announced season five would be the final installment. Even though Broad City is ending, we’re still tracking the ratings as a benchmark for other Comedy Central TV series, so stay tuned.
A Comedy Central scripted series, Broad City follows two best friends — Ilana (Ilana Glazer) and Abbi (Abbi Jacobson) — as they navigate their twenties in New York City. In the final season, Ilana starts her own business delves into her family history. Meanwhile, Abbi turns 30.
Below are the show’s TV ratings, typically the best way to tell if the series will be cancelled or renewed. These figures will be updated as the weeks progress.
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For comparisons: The fourth season of Broad City averaged a 0.33 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 584,000 total viewers.
Cable ratings are typically released within a day or so of the show’s airing, except for in the case of weekends and holidays. They are sometimes harder to come by so there may be occasional delays or gaps.
What do you think? Is the Broad City TV series ending at the right time? If it was your choice, would Comedy Central cancel or renew Broad City for a sixth season?