NBC have renewed their highly popular series Law & Order: Special Victims Unit for an eighteenth season.
The series has been a solid performer for the peacock network, even after 17 years in primetime it still manages to average over 7 million viewers every episode.
In addition to renewed SVU, the network have renewed producer Dick Wolf’s contract for another 5 years until 2020. Wolf has two successful franchises with the Law & Order series and the Chicago themed dramas aswell, which have all been renewed.
Law & Order: SVU follows an elite squad of detectives who investigate sexually based crimes in New York City. This season, the cast includes Mariska Hargitay, Ice-T, Kelli Giddish, Peter Scanavino, and Raul Esparza.
NBC have renewed their medical drama Chicago Med for season number two.
The ratings have been solid from the new drama, with the series averaging 8.4 million viewers over the course of the first eight episodes.
There are a total of 18 episodes in the first season.
Other Chicago based shows such as Chicago Fire and Chicago P.D. have also been renewed by NBC
Chicago Med is set at the city’s new state-of-the-art trauma center. It revolves around the doctors, nurses, and staff members who treat the most severe trauma cases. The ensemble cast includes Oliver Platt, S. Epatha Merkerson, Nick Gehlfuss, Yaya DaCosta, Colin Donnell, Brian Tee, Torrey DeVitto, Rachel DiPillo, Carl Lumbly, Julie Berman, Brennan Brown, and Marlyne Barrett.
Heroes: Reborn has been cancelled after one season.
NBC have cancelled the live variety show Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris after one season.
NBC have renewed their hit series The Blacklist for fourth season.
NBC have cut their new series Truth By Told episode count from 13 to 10.
NBC have renewed their singing competition The Voice for a tenth season.
NBC has ordered an additional 9 more episodes of their new series Blindspot.
There are ten new shows premiering in October and we thought we would take a look at them and see what they’re all about.
NBC have renewed their series The Carmichael Show for a second season.
NBC have cancelled their new show Mr. Robinson after one season on the air.
NBC have renewed their reality talent series America’s Got Talent for an 11th season.
There are six new shows premiering in August and we thought we would take a look at them and see what they’re all about.
NBC have cancelled their comedy Welcome To Sweden midway through the second season.
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