Category Archives: Cancellation Watch

Cancellation Watch Breaking News: American Gods Gets Renewed for a Third Season with a New Showrunner

Word broke late yesterday that Starz’s fantasy series American Gods, based on the Neil Gaiman book of the same name, has been renewed for a third season and new showrunner Charles “Chic” Eglee (The Walking Dead, Hemlock Grove) will come onboard to helm that. The news does not come as a huge surprise even though the show just… Read More »

Will The Passage Be Renewed or Cancelled?

FOX’s vampire-pocalypse series The Passage just wrapped up its first season and the finale has left many wondering what will happen in the show’s second year. But at this point, there is no guarantee that it will be returning to the network’s schedule next season. Based on the Justin Cronin book of the same name, the show debuted… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Scorecard: American Gods Enters Lower in the Rankings

Starz’s American Gods returned for its second season this past Sunday and saw its ratings drop off notably after a two year absence. That causes it to enter the Scorecard at the Number 22 slot which is much lower than where it typically ranked in its first year. It is only one slot below already renewed Outlander (which airs… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Weekly Roundup: The Walking Dead Improves, American Gods Returns Down

Ratings results and status updates on all the currently airing sci fi & fantasy shows as well as those still awaiting word on their fates. For the latest ratings updates, be sure to follow the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site Ratings Results of Interest: On Sunday, AMC’s The Walking Dead improved to a 1.8 rating based on the… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Breaking News: Arrow Will End With Its Eighth Season

Stephen Amell, star of The CW’s superhero series Arrow, announced yesterday on Twitter that his show will be coming to an end next season after a shortened ten-episode run: Playing Oliver Queen has been the greatest professional experience of my life… but you can’t be a vigilante forever. Arrow will return for a final run of 10 episodes… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Scorecard: The Passage, Deadly Class, and More Slip in the Rankings

Several shows slipped in the rankings this week due to declining ratings. FOX’s The Passage slipped two slots to Number 16 after its ratings dropped last week. Syfy’s Deadly Class slipped one slot to Number 13 as that show has been trending down for several weeks. The CW’s Roswell New Mexico dropped three slots to Number 14 after… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Weekly Roundup: The Gifted Goes Out on a Low Note, The Walking Dead Holds Steady

Ratings results and status updates on all the currently airing sci fi & fantasy shows as well as those still awaiting word on their fates. For the latest ratings updates, be sure to follow the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site Ratings Results of Interest: On Tuesday last week, FOX’s The Gifted slipped to a 0.4 rating based on… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Breaking News: The Voyage for Star Trek Discovery Will Continue for a Third Season

The voyage continues for Star Trek: Discovery as CBS All Access has renewed that show for a third season. That news does not come as a big surprise especially after the streaming service recorded a record-breaking increase in subscriptions during the weekend of its second season premiere. The first season of the series debuted in 2017 and led… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Scorecard: Siren Is Still Sinking in the Rankings

Freeform’s paranormal drama Siren has seen its ratings slip since its second season premiere and that show dropped yet another rung in the Scorecard this week to Number 17.  That puts it barely in the upper half of the rankings and this one could definitely benefit from a Call to Action by fans on the social networks.  Improving… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Weekly Roundup: The Orville Improves, Siren May Be Sinking

Ratings results and status updates on all the currently airing sci fi & fantasy shows as well as those still awaiting word on their fates. For the latest ratings updates, be sure to follow the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site Ratings Results of Interest: With most of The CW shows on a break last week, there was not… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Breaking News: Wynonna Earp Runs Into Production Troubles, But Fans Step Up to #FightForWynonna

Syfy’s supernatural drama Wynonna Earp, based on the IDW comic of the same name, received a fourth season renewal announcement last July and fans of the show have been expecting it to return with new episodes this Summer. But the show appears to be facing some troubles as series star Melanie Scrofano has indicated that production has not… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Breaking News: Netflix Renews The Haunting of Hill House as Season-Long Horror Anthology

Netflix has renewed its horror series The Haunting of Hill House and shortened its primary title to The Haunting as that one will now become a season-long anthology.  The first season was based on the book of the same name by Shirley Jackson and debuted in Fall of 2018. The series was well received by fans and critics… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Weekly Roundup: Manifest Loses Altitude But Is Still Holding Course, The Gifted Is in Trouble

Ratings results and status updates on all the currently airing sci fi & fantasy shows as well as those still awaiting word on their fates. For the latest ratings updates, be sure to follow the Cancelled Sci Fi Twitter Site Ratings Results of Interest: On Monday, NBC’s Manifest slipped to a 1.0 rating based on same day viewing… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Scorecard: Siren Continues to Slip in the Rankings

The numbers for Freeform’s Siren have been down the last couple of weeks and that show has seen its ranking slip in the Scorecard.  It dropped three places this week from Number 13 to Number 16.  It is still in the upper half of the Scorecard, but needs to level out if it wants to stay afloat for a… Read More »

Cancellation Watch Breaking News: Syfy Cancels Nightflyers after One Season

Coming as no surprise, Syfy has announced that its sci fi / horror series Nightflyers, based on the George R.R. Martin novella of the same name, will not be returning for a second season. That series bowed last December with a modest 0.15 rating based on same day viewing for the 18-49 demographic and saw its numbers go… Read More »