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Discussion in 'Now Playing - TV Show Talk' started by betts4, Feb 24, 2014.

  1. betts4

    betts4 I am Spartacus!

    Dec 26, 2005
    Wondering if anyone has heard about cancelled shows? Specifically Almost Human?

    I hope not, but what I am reading online is that it's a maybe. However, I am just doing a general google and not sure where to go for specifics if they are out there.

    TIVO_GUY_HERE I miss the ocean

    Jul 10, 2000
    From TVGuide.com this came out today. take from it what you will :)


    Almost Human (Fox)
    Beauty and the Beast (CW)
    Betrayal (ABC)
    The Carrie Diaries (CW)
    Dads (Fox)
    Dracula (NBC)
    Enlisted (Fox)
    Hart of Dixie (CW)
    Hostages (CBS)
    Intelligence (CBS)
    Killer Women (ABC)
    The Mentalist (CBS)
    Mom (CBS)
    Nashville (ABC)
    The Neighbors (ABC)
    Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (ABC)
    Raising Hope (Fox)
    Rake (Fox)
    Revolution (NBC)
    Super Fun Night (ABC)
    The Tomorrow People (CW)
    Trophy Wife (ABC)
    Two and a Half Men (CBS)
    Us & Them (Fox)


    The Assets (ABC)
    Back in the Game (ABC)
    How I Met Your Mother (CBS)
    Ironside (NBC)
    Lucky 7 (ABC)
    The Michael J. Fox Show (NBC)
    Nikita (CW)
    Sean Saves the World (NBC)
    We Are Men (CBS)
    Welcome to the Family (NBC)
    The X Factor (Fox)

    I hope things look better for:

    Trophy Wife
    The Neighbors
  3. tonestert

    tonestert New Member

    Nov 15, 2007
    This web site tries to predict which shows may be cancelled TV by the Numbers

    Almost Human is listed as "more likely to be cancelled than renewed by May, 2014."
    This site is not always right though.
  4. betts4

    betts4 I am Spartacus!

    Dec 26, 2005
    Trophy Wife? Man, that is another one of my favorites.
  5. cheesesteak

    cheesesteak Meh.

    Jul 24, 2003
    Aw,man. I like Almost Human.

    I'll watch Intelligence until it gets canceled or the two leads start boinking, whichever comes first.
  6. DevdogAZ

    DevdogAZ Give em Hell, Devils

    Apr 16, 2003
    They actually have two different methodologies. The Renew/Cancel Index is the one you referred to, and they have a "Bubble Watch" column which uses a different prediction method, but it also is predicting Almost Human will be canceled.
  7. DouglasPHill

    DouglasPHill Active Member

    Feb 10, 2005
    I'm betting on the boinking.
  8. TAsunder

    TAsunder Debates Ghee vs Gi

    Aug 6, 2003
    Wasn't Fringe always/usually listed in the "more likely to be canceled" column, though? I feel like Almost Human might do ok in a Friday slot...
  9. That Don Guy

    That Don Guy Now with more GB

    Mar 13, 2003
    I think that Almost Human is going to be saved by the extra 3 hours in the fall made available by The X Factor not coming back. (It can air Thursday nights at 8 until American Idol returns in January 2015.)
  10. Fahtrim

    Fahtrim New Member

    Apr 12, 2004
    I like almost human!

    I also like Enlisted and The Mentalist!!
  11. gossamer88

    gossamer88 HDTV Snob

    Jul 26, 2005
    I really like 'Mom'.
  12. NashvilleKat

    NashvilleKat Retired Old Fart

    Dec 24, 2013
    I've really been enjoying Almost Human. I was a bit slow to embrace it but it has grown on me. Mom is my favorite new sitcom. I hope it doesn't get cancelled. Nashville has become soapy but still, I enjoy the local flavor.
  13. LoadStar

    LoadStar LOAD"*",8,1

    Jul 24, 2001
    Nashville is a weird case. Most are predicting its cancellation, but it's a series that the head of ABC called out specifically during the TCA tour as being one that he is more excited about coming back... so I don't know. It is rather expensive to make, given that it is heavily filmed on location.
  14. mr.unnatural

    mr.unnatural New Member

    Feb 2, 2006
    I've learned not to get too entrenched in any TV show anymore. Chances are if it's one I like, it's more likely to get canceled. I only wish that if they are going to cancel a show, let us know immediately after the decsion has been made so I won't waste my time watching the remaining episodes of a storyline that will end up going unresolved.

    There are eight shows that I watch on the looking not so good list, but only a few that I'd be mildly disappointed about getting canceled.
  15. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

    Jun 12, 2004
    Me, too...but I'm not losing sleep over predictions...
  16. whitson77

    whitson77 New Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    I really hope they don't cancel Almost Human. The story arc is good. They had a couple of shaky episodes early on. Especially the episode where the nerd guy had bad gas (horrible) but it got stronger as the season went on and found it's footing.
  17. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

    Jun 12, 2004
    They just need to get some continuity with the episode order; that's been frustrating.
  18. whitson77

    whitson77 New Member

    Nov 10, 2002
    Totally agree. The city is behind a wall? Took 9 episodes to just throw that in? :)
  19. Steveknj

    Steveknj Lost in New Joisey

    Mar 10, 2003
    I don't worry about newer stuff being canceled. I just assume it will be and am pleasantly surprised when it isn't. So if I enjoy a show, I generally stick with it, no matter what the ratings are. Why should "ratings" determine what I like to watch or not? It's longer shows that I've been vested in for years that I get upset about being canceled. Something like Fringe, was always on the bubble, and as it got through the second season and was on the bubble, I got upset. Luckily it last a couple of more seasons more than it should have.

    The one show in recent memory that got canceled after one season that REALLY bugged me was Terriers.
  20. Bierboy

    Bierboy Seasoned gas passer

    Jun 12, 2004
    ...and Journeyman...

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