Update: CBS has made it charismatic – “S.W.A.T.” has been renewed for a seventh season, marking a reversal of nan network’s determination to cancel nan show conscionable 3 days ago.
CBS Entertainment president Amy Reisenbach and Sony Pictures Television Studios president Katherine Pope opportunity successful a associated statement: “We person listened to our viewers and their outpouring of passion for ‘S.W.A.T.’ and we person reached an statement to renew it for a last play of 13 episodes to aerial during nan 2023-2024 broadcast year.”
Original: Though unceremoniously canceled connected Friday aft six seasons, “S.W.A.T.” now reportedly could return for a seventh play connected CBS according to Deadline.
The tract indicates renewal conversations betwixt CBS and Sony Pictures Television restarted soon aft nan cancellation bid came down – news of nan axing drafting an contiguous backlash from fans.
Talks person continued complete nan play into Monday and whilst nan business is still evolving, location apparently person been affirmative signs. If an statement is made, it would reportedly beryllium for a thirteen-episode seventh season.
The imaginable renewal could travel astatine nan costs of nan Amanda Warren-led freshman bull play “East New York” arsenic renewal negotiations betwixt CBS and Warner Bros. TV connected that show person been “bumpy” and nan shows whitethorn beryllium competing for 1 slot.
Whilst canceled bid uncovering a caller location elsewhere is much regular these days, a web reversing its cancellation determination is still alternatively rare. Sony TV has knowledgeable it now connected respective shows though including NBC’s “Timeless” and FOX’s “Breaking In”.
The cancellation came arsenic “S.W.A.T.” had been enjoying a ratings resurgence and has seen uncommon double-digit linear viewership summation year-to-year. The sixth play finale airs May 19th.
CBS is slated to unveil its autumn schedule connected Wednesday.