Chicago Justice, New Girl, 24


It's time to play the waiting game. 

While CBS renewed 18 of its shows, ABC picked up the TGIT line-up and NBC handed out a huge two-season renewal to This Is Us, not every broadcast show was so lucky this TV season.

In fact, there are dozens of series still waiting to hear if they've been picked up or canceled in the most stressful time of the year for the TV industry (aka the two weeks leading up to the Upfront presentations in New York City, beginning on May 15).

Start those prayer circles and Twitter trends, people, it's go-time!



While there are some shoo-ins that have yet to be officially picked up, many decisions will come down to the fire and we apologize to our nails in advance for how much we will be gnawing on them in the near future.

Some of the biggest shows on the chopping block include  Quantico and New Girl, with 24: Legacy and Chicago Justice also awaiting pick-up news.

New Girl


Quantico, Season 2

ABC/Giovanni Rufino

Chicago Justice


Elementary behind the scenes, Lucy Liu 381

CBS/Jeff Neira

Code Black, Rob Lowe


Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders


24: Legacy


Scream Queens, Halloween 2016

Mike Danenberg / Universal Studios Hollywood

Which shows are you hoping survive the upcoming cancellations? Sound off in the comments!

(Originally published on Friday, May 5, 2017 at 9:45 am PT)

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