Monday, October 17, 2016

CBS Orders Full Seasons for 'Bull,' 'Kevin Can Wait' and 'MacGyver'

CBS has handed out full season orders to three new series today - Bull, Kevin Can Wait and MacGyver. The orders are for an additional nine episodes, being each of their seasons totals to 22 episodes.

"We're thrilled viewers have embraced these three shows creatively," said Glenn Geller, CBS Entertainment president. "Each one has made an immediate and positive impact on our schedule, while significantly contributing to growing their respective nights."

In delayed viewing, Kevin Can Wait is currently averaging a 2.8 rating in the key Adults 18-49 demographic. The other two shows have had strong performances as well - with Bull averaging a 2.6 rating and MacGyver getting a 1.9 rating.

The additional episode orders comes a week ahead of the next round of series debuts for CBS - with new comedy Man With a Plan starring Matt LeBlanc set to begin on Monday, October 24 and new comedy The Great Indoors starring Joel McHale and new drama Pure Genius starring Dermot Mulroney premiering on Thursday, October 27.