ABC’s Renewed, Cancelled, and Picked up Shows


More TV news coming in, this time from ABC. Needless to say there are some surprising renewals and cancellation. So first off lets find out which shows will not be coming back next season:


Forever, Cristela, Resurrection and The Taste will not be coming back next season. And on a side note the Marvel Agents of Shield spinoff has also already been given the axe by ABC.



Castle, Grey’s Anatomy, How to Get Away with Murder, Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D., Nashville, Once Upon a Time, Scandal, American Crime, Secrets and Lies, Marvel’s Agent Carter, Black-ish, Fresh Off the Boat, The Goldbergs, The Middle, Modern Family, and coming out of left field Galavant will be returning next season.

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Picked Up:


Jennifer Schuur OTHER EPs: Shondaland’s Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers CAST: Mireille Enos (The Killing), Damon Dayoub (NCIS), Bethany Joy Lenz (One Tree Hill), Rose Rollins (The L Word), Jacky Ido, Jay Hayden, Elvy Yost Unbeknownst to her slippery fiancé, a bride-to-be — who investigates fraud for a living — is not all she claims to be. And when the fiancé’s expertly planned con collides with her perfectly constructed lies, they plunge into a dangerous game of cat and mouse. Based on an idea by novelist Kate Atkinson and Helen Gregory.


Jenna Bans OTHER EPs: David Hoberman, Todd Lieberman, Laurie Zaks CAST: Zach Gilford (Friday Night Lights), Joan Allen (The Missing), Andrew McCarthy (Pretty in Pink), Alison Pill (The Newsroom), Liam James (The Way, Way Back), Rarmian Newton (Dance Academy), Rupert Graves (V for Vendetta), Madeleine Arthur (Supernatural), Alex Steele (Degrassi: The Next Generation) Centers on a politician’s son who shows up nearly 10 years after his presumed death and rocks the local community. His reappearance, naturally, has repercussions for the neighbor jailed for his murder and the police officer that handled the case.


Adam Cooper, Bill Collage OTHER EPs: Jason Reed, Reza Aslan and Mahyad Tousi CAST: Simone Kessell (Terra Nova), Oliver Rix, Maisie Richardson-Sellers (The Originals), Mohammad Bakri (Tyrant), James Floyd An epic Biblical saga of faith, ambition and betrayal as told through the eyes of a battle-weary king, a powerful and resentful prophet and a resourceful young shepherd on a collision course with destiny.


Josh Safran OTHER EPs: The Mark Gordon Company CAST: Aunjanue Ellis (NCIS: Los Angeles), Dougray Scott (Hemlock Grove), Tate Ellington, Priyanka Chopra A group of young FBI recruits, all with specific reasons for joining, battle their way through training at the Quantico base in Virginia. As we intercut between their hidden pasts and their present training, we also flash-forward to the near future, where one of the recruits will turn out to be a sleeper terrorist.


Stephen Baigelman OTHER EPs: Mandeville Television CAST: Erika Christensen (Parenthood), Taissa Farmiga (American Horror Story), Darrell Britt-Gibson (The Wire), Adam Rothenberg (Ripper Street), Holley Fain (Grey’s Anatomy), Anne Winters (Tyrant), Ed Westwick (Gossip Girl) A character-driven, true-crime procedural that explores sex, politics and popular culture across various noteworthy eras in L.A. history. Season one focuses on two LA COPS in search for a Bonnie & Clyde-esque serial killing team amidst the rock-and-roll, coke-infused revelry of the 1980s Sunset Strip.


ABC has also picked up the following three comedy series The Muppets, The Real O’Neals and Dr. Ken


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