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Why NBC Has Already Renewed 3 Shows for Next Season

Like its fellow broadcasters, NBC has refused to utter the c-word this fall.

Upfront Uproar: NBC Guts Thursday Night Comedies, Shifts The Blacklist

On the verge of winning its first seasonal ratings crown in a decade, NBC still has a lot of work to do if it’s going to repeat its title run in 2014-15.

‘Game-Changer’ Episode of Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Fizzles

Although Tuesday night’s installment of Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. was heavily promoted as a tie-in to the newly released theatrical hit Captain America: The Winter Soldier, relatively few viewers were on hand to see the ensuing plot twist play out.

NBC Renews 3 Dramas

NBC has renewed the Dick Wolf series, Chicago Fire, and its freshman spinoff drama, Chicago P.D., for the 2014-15 broadcast TV season. The network also ordered a fourth season of its supernatural Friday night strip, Grimm.

Chicago P.D. Off to a Promising Start on NBC

In a season marred by wholly forgettable 10 p.m. launches, NBC thus far is the only broadcaster showing signs of life in the final hour of prime time.

CBS’ Intelligence Is the Season’s Most-Watched Premiere

CBS could have a winner on its hands with its first midseason drama launch, while a solid performer in the Tuesday 10 p.m. slot continues to elude ABC.

CBS Soars With Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

There are three certainties to be gleaned from the classic Rankin/Bass holiday special Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: 1) Bumbles bounce, 2) Santa’s workshop is a hotbed of discrimination and sexism, and 3) nothing drives ratings quite l

Another Ratings Skid for Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

One of the first series to earn a back-nine order is starting to look like a candidate for cancelation.

NBC Grounds Ironside, Welcome to the Family

Ironside is off the case.

Ratings: Fox Stops the Bleeding, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Softens

In the absence of a new episode of NBC’s The Voice, the Tuesday night broadcast lineup enjoyed a bit of a reprieve. But while a number of new series appeared to have reached a sort of equilibrium, one high-profile drama keeps losing steam.