CBS Renews ‘Elementary’ and ‘The Amazing Race’

CBS is doubling down on Elementary and The Amazing Race.

The network has renewed both of a shows, conjunction of that were among a 11 returning and 5 new array a network renewed in March. The procedural drama, that debuted in 2012, will lapse for a sixth season. Meanwhile, a long-running existence array will be behind for a 30th.

Elementary, a complicated spin on Sherlock Holmes, scored a renovation notwithstanding being CBS’ lowest-performing returning scripted series, averaging usually a 1.2 rating in a pivotal demo with a really aged assembly of 7.7 million viewers.

The drama, that stars Lucy Liu and Jonny Lee Miller, had been buried on Sunday nights, mostly airing outward of primetime interjection to NFL delays in a fall. But remunerative library deals and general interest have kept a CBS TV Studios prolongation in favor, and will continue to do so.

An unscripted foe array that has been on a atmosphere given 2001, The Amazing Race is hosted by Phil Keoghan. The newest deteriorate premiered on Mar 30 on a network, replacing a low-rated movement array Training Day.

The renewals comes one day after CBS pulled a block on comedy 2 Broke Girls after 6 seasons, and a same day it canceled Joel McHale multicam The Great Indoors, that aired for usually one season.

On Friday, a network picked adult 3 comedy pilots to series: 9JKL, starring Mark Feuerstein; Living Biblically, executive constructed by Big Bang Theory star Johnny Galecki and Me, Myself and I, fronted by SNL‘s Bobby Moynihan. Also in a tube during a network is a Young Sheldon Big Bang Theory prequel for a 2017-18 season.