Cancelations

The Quick and the Dead: A Guide to TV’s Renewals and Cancellations

On the eve of Upfront Week, when the five English-language broadcast networks will present their respective 2014-15 prime-time schedules to media buyers, advertisers and the working press, news of various renewals and cancellations continues to seep out like booze through a sot’s pores three days into a bender.

NBC Cancels Sean Saves the World

In the end, not only did Sean not save the world, he couldn’t even save himself.

Room at the Top: A Handful of New Series Break Through

It’s getting mighty crowded at the bottom of the broadcast barrel, as nearly two-thirds of the new network series are delivering less than a 2.0 rating in the dollar demo.

ABC Unveils Midseason Slate

In a bid to make room for its robust slate of midseason newcomers, ABC on Tuesday effectively drew the curtain on one freshman drama and put a second series on hiatus.

ABC Gives Full-Season Orders to The Goldbergs, Trophy Wife

ABC has tightened up its comedy lineup, giving full-season orders to freshman sitcoms The Goldbergs and Trophy Wife, ordering an additional four episodes of Super Fun Night and closing the books on Back in the Game.

NBC Grounds Ironside, Welcome to the Family

Ironside is off the case.

ABC Gives Full-Season Order to Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

ABC has given a back-nine order to its new drama series Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., bringing the series to a complete run of 22 episodes.

We Are Dead Men: CBS Kills Off Freshman Comedy

If Jerry O’Connell can’t seem to catch a break on broadcast TV, CBS’ Monday 8:30 p.m. time slot isn’t in much better shape.

ABC Cancels Lucky 7

Lucky 7 has been 86’d. After just two episodes, the low-rated freshman drama has been yanked from ABC’s Tuesday night lineup. Effective Oct. 8, the network will fill the 10 p.m. time slot with encore presentations of its hit drama Scandal.

A&E Cancels The Glades

Although the Season 4 finale of The Glades put up big numbers for A&E, the network on Friday pulled the plug on its procedural.