2016-17 TV Season: Renewed and Canceled

by IMDb-Editors | last updated - 1 day ago

IMDb is keeping track of which scripted series are renewed and canceled. Read on to learn the fates of your favorite shows.

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Dawn-Lyen Gardner, Rutina Wesley, and Kofi Siriboe in Queen Sugar (2016)

Renewed: "Queen Sugar"

Announced: July 26, 2017

“Queen Sugar” has been renewed for Season 3 at the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN).

The Originals (2013)

Ending: "The Originals"

Announced: July 20, 2017

Showrunner Julie Plec announced on Twitter that "The Vampire Diaries" spinoff will end after its upcoming fifth season.

Bob Odenkirk in Better Call Saul (2015)

Renewed: "Better Call Saul"

Announced: June 27, 2017

AMC has renewed the "Breaking Bad" spinoff for a fourth season.

Britt Robertson in Girlboss (2017)

Canceled: "Girlboss"

Announced: June 26, 2017

Netflix has canceled its comedy series about a young fashion businesswoman after one season.

Allison Tolman, Samm Hodges, and Ned the Dog in Downward Dog (2017)

Canceled: "Downward Dog"

Announced: June 23, 2017

Co-creator Samm Hodges announced on Twitter that ABC has canceled this show after its first and only season.

Bill Nye at an event for Rogue One (2016)

Renewed: "Bill Nye Saves the World"

Announced: June 15, 2017

Netflix has renewed Bill Nye's talk show for a second season.

Ellie Kemper and Tituss Burgess in Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (2015)

Renewed: "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"

Announced: June 13, 2017

Netflix has renewed its Tina Fey/Robert Carlock-created comedy for a fourth season.

Idris Elba in Luther (2010)

Renewed: "Luther"

Announced: June 12, 2017

BBC has greenlit a four-episode fifth season of the British crime drama "Luther," with Idris Elba returning as DCI John Luther. "Luther" last aired in 2015.

Corey Hawkins in 24: Legacy (2016)

Canceled: "24: Legacy"

Announced: June 7, 2017

FOX ended the run of the most recent incarnation of its action drama. It has left the door open to other variations of the "24" franchise, however.

Aldis Hodge and Jurnee Smollett-Bell in Underground (2016)

Canceled: "Underground"

Announced: May 31, 2017

WGN America has canceled this historical series, that chronicled the lives of both runaway slaves and abolitionists in the pre-Civil War United States, after two seasons,

Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Veep (2012)

Renewed: "Veep"

Announced: May 25, 2017

HBO has renewed the Emmy-winning comedy series for a seventh season.

Martin Starr, Zach Woods, Thomas Middleditch, and Kumail Nanjiani in Silicon Valley (2014)

Renewed: "Silicon Valley"

Announced: May 25, 2017

HBO has renewed the Mike Judge comedy series for a fifth season.

Jaden Smith, Skylan Brooks, Shameik Moore, Justice Smith, and Tremaine Brown Jr. in The Get Down (2016)

Canceled: "The Get Down"

Announced: May 24, 2017

Netflix has canceled its hip-hop origin story after one season.

Carl Weathers and Philip Winchester in Chicago Justice (2017)

Canceled: "Chicago Justice"

Announced: May 23, 2017

NBC has canceled the Dick Wolf court drama after one season.

John Lithgow and Angel Parker in Trial & Error (2017)

Renewed: "Trial & Error"

Announced: May 20, 2017

NBC has renewed the comedy series for a 10-episode second season.

Arrested Development (2003)

Returning: "Arrested Development"

Announced: May 17, 2017

Netflix is bringing back the family comedy for a fifth season, to begin in 2018. The show's fourth season debuted on Netflix in 2013.

Kerry Washington in Scandal (2012)

Ending: "Scandal"

Announced: May 16, 2017

Ceding to the wishes of series creator Shonda Rhimes, ABC will end the drama series after its seventh season in 2018.

Priyanka Chopra in Quantico (2015)

Renewed: "Quantico"

Announced: May 15, 2017

ABC's drama series will return for a 13-episode third season.

Teri Hatcher, Matthew Perry, and Thomas Lennon in The Odd Couple (2015)

Canceled: "The Odd Couple"

Announced: May 15, 2017

CBS has canceled the sitcom after three seasons.

Jamie Lee Curtis, John Stamos, and Emma Roberts in Scream Queens (2015)

Canceled: "Scream Queens"

Announced: May 15, 2017

FOX has canceled the Ryan Murphy horror-comedy series after two seasons.

Rob Lowe and Marcia Gay Harden in Code Black (2015)

Renewed: "Code Black"

Announced: May 14, 2017

CBS has renewed the medical drama for a third season.

Zooey Deschanel and Max Greenfield in New Girl (2011)

Renewed: "New Girl"

Announced: May 14, 2017

FOX has renewed the comedy series for a seventh and final season.

Jonny Lee Miller and Lucy Liu in Elementary (2012)

Renewed: "Elementary" and "The Amazing Race"

Announced: May 13, 2017

CBS has given a sixth season to "Elementary" and a 30th to "The Amazing Race."

Stephen Fry, Joel McHale, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Susannah Fielding, Shaun Brown, and Christine Ko in The Great Indoors (2016)

Canceled: "The Great Indoors"

Announced: May 13, 2017

NBC has canceled the comedy series after one season.

Malcolm Barrett, Abigail Spencer, and Matt Lanter in Timeless (2016)

Renewed: "Timeless"

Announced: May 13, 2017

History has been changed. Just days after NBC announced the cancellation of the time travel series, "Timeless" has been renewed for a second season.

Ice-T and Mariska Hargitay in Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999)

Renewed: "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit"

Announced: May 13, 2017

NBC has renewed the long-running police procedural for its 19th season.

Tahj Mowry and Jean-Luc Bilodeau in Baby Daddy (2012)

Ending: "Baby Daddy"

Announced: May 13, 2017

Freeform announced the comedy series will end at the conclusion of its sixth season.

Jennifer Coolidge, Kat Dennings, and Beth Behrs in 2 Broke Girls (2011)

Canceled: "2 Broke Girls"

Announced: May 12, 2017

CBS' veteran comedy series has been canceled after six seasons.

Ben Daniels and Alfonso Herrera in The Exorcist (2016)

Renewed: "The Exorcist"

Announced: May 12, 2017

FOX's horror drama will return for a second season.

Pierce Brosnan and Henry Garrett in The Son (2017)

Renewed: "The Son"

Announced: May 12, 2017

AMC's drama starring Pierce Brosnan will return for a second season.

Andy Samberg in Brooklyn Nine-Nine (2013)

Renewed: "Brooklyn Nine-Nine"

Announced: May 12, 2017

FOX's cop comedy will return for a fifth season.

Famke Janssen and Ryan Eggold in The Blacklist: Redemption (2017)

Canceled: "The Blacklist: Redemption"

Announced: May 12, 2017

NBC has canceled the series after one season

Ken Jeong, Randall Park, and Wei-ning Hsu in Fresh Off the Boat (2015)

Renewed: "Fresh Off the Boat" and "Speechless"

Announced: May 12, 2017

ABC announced the renewal of two of its comedies: "Fresh Off the Boat" for its fourth season and "Speechless" for its second.

Piper Perabo in Notorious (2016)

Canceled: "Notorious"

Announced: May 12, 2017

ABC has canceled the legal drama after one season.

Mireille Enos in The Catch (2016)

Canceled: "The Catch," "Dr. Ken," "Imaginary Mary," and "The Real O'Neals"

Announced: May 11, 2017

ABC announced cancellations of four series, including con-man drama "The Catch," which was produced by Shonda Rhimes.

Jennifer Morrison and Colin O'Donoghue in Once Upon a Time (2011)

Renewed: "Once Upon A Time"

Announced: May 11, 2017

ABC has renewed the fantasy series for Season 7 and will reportedly undergo a major reboot that will focus on new cast members Andrew J. West and Alison Fernandez, due to Jennifer Morrison's recently announced departure.

John Michael Higgins and Nicole Richie in Great News (2017)

Renewed: "Great News"

Announced: May 11, 2017

NBC's news comedy will return for a 13-episode second season.

Henry Simmons and Clark Gregg in Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)

Renewed: "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," "Black-ish," "Designated Survivor," and "American Housewife,"

Announced: May 11, 2017

ABC announced renewals for these four series. Both "Designated Survivor" and "American Housewife" will get second seasons.

Juliette Lewis in Secrets and Lies (2015)

Canceled: "Secrets and Lies" and "American Crime"

Announced: May 11, 2017

"American Crime" and "Secrets and Lies" have both been canceled after three and two seasons respectively at ABC.

Tom Bergeron, Val Chmerkovskiy, and Laurie Hernandez in Dancing with the Stars (2005)

Renewed: "Dancing With the Stars," "The Bachelor," and ""Shark Tank"

Announced: May 11, 2017

In addition to acquiring "American Idol," ABC has also these renewed its three long-running unscripted series for additional seasons.

Ian McShane and Ricky Whittle in American Gods (2017)

Renewed: "American Gods"

Announced: May 11, 2017

The Starz fantasy series will get a second season, extending Neil Gaiman's epic story from its initial eight-episode season.

Megan Boone in The Blacklist (2013)

Renewed: "The Blacklist"

Announced: May 11, 2017

"The Blacklist" has been renewed for a 22-episode Season 5 at NBC.

Wendi McLendon-Covey in The Goldbergs (2013)

Renewed: "The Goldbergs"

Announced: May 11, 2017

ABC has renewed the family comedy series for both Seasons 5 and 6.

Jason Sudeikis and Johnny Pemberton in Son of Zorn (2016)

Canceled: "Son of Zorn," "APB," and "Making History"

Announced: May 11, 2017

FOX canceled this trio of freshman series.

Vanessa Hudgens in Powerless (2017)

Canceled: "Powerless"

Announced: May 11, 2017

NBC has canceled this DC Comics-based series, starring Vanessa Hudgens.

Robin Lord Taylor in Gotham (2014)

Renewed: "Gotham"

Announced: May 10, 2017

FOX has renewed the Batman prequel series for a fourth season.

Will Forte in The Last Man on Earth (2015)

Renewed: "The Last Man on Earth"

Announced: May 10, 2017

FOX has renewed the comedy for a fourth season.

Yusuf Gatewood, Daniel Gillies, Joseph Morgan, Phoebe Tonkin, and Charles Michael Davis in The Originals (2013)

Renewed: "The Originals" and "iZombie"

Announced: May 10, 2017

The CW has renewed "The Originals" for a fifth season, while "iZombie" will get a fourth season.

Julie Bowen and Ty Burrell in Modern Family (2009)

Renewed: "Modern Family"

Announced: May 10, 2017

ABC has renewed the long-running comedy series for two more seasons.

Tim Allen and Nancy Travis in Last Man Standing (2011)

Canceled: "Last Man Standing"

Announced: May 10, 2017

ABC has canceled the Tim Allen comedy after six seasons.

Jesse Spencer and Eamonn Walker in Chicago Fire (2012)

Renewed: "Chicago Fire," "Chicago Med," and "Chicago P.D."

Announced: May 10, 2017

NBC renewed a trio of its dramas that take place in Chicago. There's no word yet on the fate of "Chicago Justice."

Sullivan Stapleton and Jaimie Alexander in Blindspot (2015)

Renewed: "Blindspot"

Announced: May 10, 2017

NBC's crime drama series will return for a third season.

Tom Mison in Sleepy Hollow (2013)

Canceled: "Sleepy Hollow"

Announced: May 9, 2017

FOX has canceled the supernatural drama, starring Tom Mison, after four seasons.

Clive Standen in Taken (2017)

Renewed: "Taken"

Announced: May 9, 2017

NBC has renewed the prequel to the hit action film franchise of the same name for a second season, consisting of 16 episodes.

Morris Chestnut and Jaina Lee Ortiz in Rosewood (2015)

Canceled: "Rosewood"

Announced: May 9, 2017

FOX has canceled this crime procedural, starring Morris Chestnut, after two seasons.

Peyton List in Frequency (2016)

Canceled: "Frequency"

Announced: May 8, 2017

The CW canceled this fantasy drama series, based on the film of the same name, after one season.

Tori Anderson and Joshua Sasse in No Tomorrow (2016)

Canceled: "No Tomorrow"

Announced: May 8, 2017

The CW has canceled "No Tomorrow" after one season.

Dylan Minnette and Katherine Langford in 13 Reasons Why (2017)

Renewed: "13 Reasons Why"

Announced: May 7, 2017

The hit Netflix series will return in 2018 with 13 more hour-long episodes and will pick up in the aftermath of Hannah's death.

Joely Richardson, Florence Kasumba, and Ana Ularu in Emerald City (2016)

Canceled: "Emerald City"

Announced: May 4, 2017

The fantasy series, inspired by L. Frank Baum’s “Wizard of Oz” tales, has been canceled by NBC after one season.

Elisabeth Moss and Alexis Bledel in The Handmaid's Tale (2017)

Renewed: "The Handmaid's Tale"

Announced: May 3, 2017

Just one week after the show's debut, Hulu has renewed the series for a second season.

Vanna White in Wheel of Fortune (1983)

Renewed: "Wheel of Fortune"

Announced: May 2, 2017

Long-time game show "Wheel of Fortune" has been renewed through 2020, which would mark its 36th season.

Mark-Paul Gosselaar and Kylie Bunbury in Pitch (2016)

Canceled: "Pitch"

Announced: May 1, 2017

FOX confirmed the female-led baseball drama will not return for a second season.

Chad Michael Collins and Leo Howard in Freakish (2016)

Renewed: "Freakish"

Announced: May 1, 2017

Hulu's horror series will get a second season.

James Purefoy and Michael Kenneth Williams in Hap and Leonard (2016)

Renewed: "Hap and Leonard"

Announced: May 1, 2017

SundanceTV has ordered up a six-episode Season 3.

Eliza Bennett in Sweet/Vicious (2016)

Canceled: "Sweet/Vicious"

Announced: April 28, 2017

Despite being a critical hit, MTV's dark comedy won't return for a second season.

Jake Allyn as BoJohn Folsom on THE QUAD

Renewed: "The Quad"

Announced: April 27, 2017

BET renewed its scripted drama for Season 2.

Christina Ricci in Z: The Beginning of Everything (2015)

Renewed: "Z: The Beginning of Everything"

Announced: April 27, 2017

Amazon's series about Zelda FitzGerald will return for a second season.

Ingobernable (2017)

Renewed: "Ingobernable"

Announced: April 27, 2017

Netflix renewed the Spanish-language drama for a 15-episode second season.

Jason Jones and Natalie Zea in The Detour (2016)

Renewed: "Detour"

Announced: April 25, 2017

TBS has given the comedy series a third season, to begin 2018.

Emily Beecham in Into the Badlands (2015)

Renewed: "Into the Badlands"

Announced: April 25, 2017

AMC has renewed the martial-arts western series for a 16-episode third season.

Daniel Lissing and Erin Krakow in When Calls the Heart (2014)

Renewed: "When Calls the Heart"

Announced: April 24, 2017

Hallmark's Sunday-night family drama will return for a fifth season.

Emeraude Toubia and Katherine McNamara in Shadowhunters (2016)

Renewed: "Shadowhunters"

Announced: April 21, 2017

Freeform has renewed its fantasy series "Shadowhunters," starring Katherine McNamara, for its third season.

Gillian Anderson and David Duchovny in The X-Files (1993)

Renewed: "The X-Files"

Announced: April 20, 2017

After a long delay, Fox has finally committed to producing a second edition of "The X-Files" revival.

Molly Bernard and Hilary Duff in Younger (2015)

Renewed: "Younger" and "Teachers"

Announced: April 20, 2017

"Younger" earned a 12-episode fifth season from TV Land ahead of its Season 4 debut this June. "Teachers" will get a 20-episode third season.

Geoffrey Rush in Genius (2017)

Renewed: "Genius"

Announced: April 19, 2017

Nat Geo announced a Season 2 for the series, even before the premiere of Season 1.

Rupert Grint in Snatch (2017)

Renewed: "Snatch" and "SuperMansion"

Announced: April 19, 2017

Crackle is giving a second season to "Snatch," its most streamed scripted original to date. "SuperMansion" will return for a third season.

Michael Dorman and Michael Chernus in Patriot (2015)

Renewed: "Patriot"

Announced: April 18, 2017

Amazon's dark spy comedy "Patriot" will return for a second season on the streaming service.

Parker Young and Rob Heaps in Imposters (2017)

Renewed: "Imposters"

Announced: April 17, 2017

Bravo has ordered a second season of its dark comedy.

Kim Dickens and Alycia Debnam-Carey in Fear the Walking Dead (2015)

Renewed: "Fear the Walking Dead"

Announced: April 14, 2017

Ahead of the launch of Season 3 this June, AMC has renewed the series for a fourth season.

Mark Jeffrey Miller, Gillian Alexy, Laurie Klatscher, Tina Alexis Allen, Troy Bogdan, Danielle Brickman, and David Breda in Outsiders (2016)

Canceled: "The Outsiders"

Announced: April 14, 2017

WGN has canceled the series after two seasons.

Josh Henderson and Christine Evangelista in The Arrangement (2017)

Renewed: "The Arrangement"

Announced: April 13, 2017

E! has ordered a second season of this original scripted series, set to span another 10 episodes.

Mackenzie Astin and Stella Maeve in The Magicians (2015)

Renewed: "The Magicians"

Announced: April 12, 2017

There will be a third season for Syfy's drama series based on Lev Grossman's best-selling novels.

Hugh Dancy and Aaron Paul in The Path (2016)

Renewed: "The Path"

Announced: April 12, 2017

Hulu renewed the series for a third season just hours after the Season 2 finale was streamed.

Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin in Grace and Frankie (2015)

Renewed: "Grace and Frankie"

Announced: April 12, 2017

Netflix renewed the series for a fourth season, which will include the addition of Lisa Kudrow to the cast. The announcement came just weeks after the debut of Season 3.

Clare Bowen and Sam Palladio in Nashville (2012)

Renewed: "Nashville"

Announced: April 10, 2017

CMT has renewed "Nashville" for a second season on the cable network and sixth overall. The upcoming season will feature only 16 episodes.

A.J. Cook, Damon Gupton, Adam Rodriguez, and Aisha Tyler in Criminal Minds (2005)

Renewed: "Criminal Minds"

Announced: April 7, 2017

The veteran crime drama will return to CBS for a 13th season.

Hank Azaria and Amanda Peet in Brockmire (2017)

Renewed: "Brockmire"

Announced: April 5, 2017

IFC's comedy series was renewed just ahead of its scheduled series premiere.

Neil Patrick Harris, Jacqueline Robbins, and Joyce Robbins in A Series of Unfortunate Events (2017)

Renewed and Extended: "A Series of Unfortunate Events"

Announced: April 4, 2017

Less than a month after Netflix announced it had picked up a second season of the series, the Neil Patrick Harris-led show has been extended for a third.

Sarah Wayne Callies and Alex Neustaedter in Colony (2016)

Renewed: "Colony"

Announced: April 4, 2017

USA Network has renewed Carlton Cuse and Ryan Condal's "Colony" for a third season.

Jay Baruchel and Sarah Gadon in Man Seeking Woman (2015)

Canceled: "Man Seeking Woman"

Announced: April 4, 2017

There will be no fourth season for FXX's romantic comedy series.

Jessica Hecht and Lizzie Brocheré in Falling Water (2016)

Renewed: "Falling Water"

Announced: April 3, 2017

USA's supernatural thriller drama returns for a second season.

Frank Grillo in Kingdom (2014)

Canceled: "Kingdom"

Announced: April 1, 2017

DirecTV's mixed martial arts drama will be canceled after the completion of the show's third season.

Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant in Santa Clarita Diet (2017)

Renewed: "Santa Clarita Diet"

Announced: March 29, 2017

Netflix's zombie mom series isn't going away: It will begin production on Season 2 sometime this summer.