CBS' Fam: Grade the Premiere!

For a comedy series — with a studio audience, no less — there sure is a lot of drama going down on CBS’ Fam. The sitcom, which premiered Thursday, introduced us to Clem (The Vampire Diaries‘ Nina Dobrev) and Nick (Disjointed‘s Tone Bell), a newly engaged couple looking forward to their bright future together. A […]

CBS' Biggest Renewal/Cancellation Cliffhangers: 13 Shows on the Bubble

The Big Bang Theory and Young Sheldon will absolutely be back next season. The entire NCIS franchise also appears a lock to return. And you can probably take a sixth season of Mom directly to the bank. But if you remove those half-dozen renewal slam-dunks from the equation, CBS’ scripted schedule is sea of “bubble” shows.  […]

Mira Sorvino to Play the Boss in CBS' Military Drama Pilot The Code

Mira Sorvino is enlisting in The Code: The Oscar-winning actress has signed on to play a lead role in the CBS military/courtroom drama pilot, according to our sister site Deadline. The Code centers on the Marine Corps’ Judge Advocate Division, where each attorney is trained to be a prosecutor, a defense attorney, an investigator and […]

L.A. Confidential Adaptation Leads CBS' Four New Drama Pilot Orders

Yes, yet another ’90s favorite is getting turned into a new TV pilot. (But hey, at least it’s not an old TV show this time.) CBS has ordered a quartet of new drama pilots for the 2018-19 TV season, TVLine has learned, led by L.A. Confidential, a new take on the James Ellroy detective novel […]

Midseason Ratings Report: What Are CBS' Best & Worst Shows?

Now that the broadcasters have completed their run of fresh episodes for the fall, let’s see how each network’s shows are stacking up thus far for the 2017-18 TV season, now turning to CBS. RELATEDMidseason Ratings Report: What Are ABC’s Best & Worst Shows? Listed below is the average Live+Same Day demo RATING for each CBS series. Beside […]

CBS' 9JKL Premiere: Grade It!

CBS’ new sitcom 9JKL has landed a prime piece of TV real estate, airing right after The Big Bang Theory — but are you ready to commit to a season-long lease after Monday’s series premiere? When we meet actor Josh (Mark Feuerstein), he’s in a bit of a slump: He’s newly divorced and his long-running TV […]

CBS' SEAL Team Premiere: Grade It!

CBS on Wednesday introduced viewers to an elite SEAL Team, led by Bones vet David Boreanaz. Will you enlist? Boreanaz plays Jason Hayes, the leader of a Tier One team sent on various clandestine missions by CIA analyst Mandy Ellis (Mad Men‘s Jessica Paré). He operates alongside fellow SEALs Ray Perry (Insecure‘s Neil Brown Jr.), Lisa Davis (Franklin & Bash‘s […]

CBS' Young Sheldon Premiere: Grade It!

CBS on Monday chronicled two major milestones in Sheldon Cooper’s life: girlfriend Amy’s response to his marriage proposal in the Season 11 premiere of The Big Bang Theory, and his first day of high school in the series premiere of Young Sheldon. RELATEDYoung Sheldon Adds Annie Potts as Iconic Big Bang Theory Character As expected, Sheldon makes a […]