ghosts in no danger of being spooked by CBS: The network has renewed the freshman comedy for a second season.
CBS has also extended Monday sitcoms early the neighborhood and Bob Hearts Abishola, for seasons 5 and 4 respectively. The trio joins Young Sheldon, which was previously extended for three more seasons (until Spring 2024).
The ones from TVLine 2022 Renewal Scorecard has been updated to reflect the pickups.
season to date, ghosts – which got caught Order for the whole season by CBS in October – averaged 8.1 million total viewers and a demo rating of 0.9 (calculating with Live + 7 DVR playback), making it the most watched new comedy of the TV season, tying NBC’s the pitch and ABC’s Abbot Elementary School as the top-rated new series. Among all CBS newcomers, it’s a downright tie NCIS: Hawaii in the general audience.
the neighborhood (with 6.6 million viewers and a demo rating of 0.9) is tied among all CBS comedies ghosts for No. 2 in the demo while being second in the audience; Bob Hearts Abishola (6.6 mil/0.7) ranks third in both bars.
“We’re thrilled to bring back television’s four most-watched comedies for next season, and I’m proud of the incredible team who are maintaining CBS’s position as the clear leader in comedy,” Network President Kelly Kahl said in a statement. “Joe Port and Joe Wiseman, along with an outstanding cast and exceptional writers, did an excellent job on the adaptation ghosts for the USA and absolutely make their own. This intelligent and charming show delivers new creative climaxes every week, not to mention shocking new audience records.”
Watch them ghosts Ensemble Responds to Renewal Messages Below…
This may not come as a surprise to anyone watching and loving #GhostsCBS, but we still found a way to surprise the cast with this good news – Ghosts is officially renewed for Season 2! pic.twitter.com/8enZVIcp8I
— Ghosts (@GhostsCBS) January 24, 2022