God Friended Me

Status: Active, Airing 1st Season
Timelsot: Sundays 9 PM EST
Premiere: September 30, 2018
Network: CBS
Starring: Brandon Micheal Hall, Violett Beane, Suraj Sharma, Javicia Leslie, Joe Morton
Series Website: www.cbs.com/shows/god-friended-me/

Description: This show stars Brandon Micheal Hall in a humorous, uplifting drama about Miles Finer, an outspoken atheist whose life is turned upside down when he receives a friend request on social media from God and unwittingly becomes an agent of change in the lives and destinies of others around him. After repeated pokes by God, Miles’ curiosity takes over, and he accepts the ultimate friend request and follows the signs to Cara Bloom, an online journalist. Brought together by the “God Account,” the two find themselves investigating God’s friend suggestions and inadvertently helping others in need. Miles is set on getting to the bottom of what he believes is an elaborate hoax, but in the meantime he’ll play along and, in the process, change his life forever. CBS.com

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Status: This show’s numbers in the 18-49 demo are just passable, but it continues to rank in the Top 25 based on total viewers each week. It has received a full season pickup, and if it can continue to post good total viewers stats (older-skewing CBS tends to give more weight to those numbers), then it may survive to a second season.

Season to Date (StD) Ratings Results:

Air Date Airings Live+SD Rtg StD Avg Tot Vwrs (M) Status
9/30/18 1 1.30 1.30 10.1 Renewal Possible
10/7/18 2 0.90 1.10 8.4 Renewal Possible
10/14/18 3 1.00 1.07 7.9 Renewal Possible
10/21/18 4 1.20 1.10 8.9 Renewal Possible
10/28/18 5 0.70 1.02 6.9 Renewal Possible
11/4/18 6 0.80 0.98 7.4 Renewal Possible
11/11/18 7 1.00 0.99 7.9 Renewal Possible
11/18/18 8 0.80 0.96 7.5 Renewal Possible
11/25/18 9 1.00 0.97 8.1 Renewal Possible
12/2/18 n/a Preempted 0.97 n/a Renewal Possible

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