2012 TV Renewal Cheat Sheet

Between now and May, networks will start making the choice on whether shows keep on living for another season or will end their run.  Below is our cheat sheet for all shows on the four major networks, The CW, and Cable.  We will be updating this page as networks make their decisions, so be sure to bookmark or follow us on twitter via @Entertainista for the most up to date information.

Below is our up to date TV Renewal guide.

We will be continually updating this as networks pickup/cancel shows.

Basic Networks


The Bachelor: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
The Bachelorette: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Body of Proof: 50/50.Renewal Confirmed
Castle: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Charlie’s Angels: Officially canceled.
Cougar Town: 50/50. Renewed for Fourth Season on TBS
Dancing With the Stars: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Desperate Housewives: Officially canceled. Series finale airs in May.
Don’t Trust the B**** in Apt 23: Too soon to say. Renewal Confirmed
Extreme Makeover: Home Edition: Officially canceled. Series finale airs later this month.
GCB: 50/50. Officially Canceled.
Grey’s Anatomy: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Happy Endings: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Last Man Standing: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed.
Man Up: Officially canceled.
The Middle: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
The Missing: Too soon to say. Doubtful. Officially Canceled
Modern Family: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Once Upon a Time: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Pan Am: Doubtful. Officially Canceled.
Private Practice: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
Revenge: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
The River: Doubtful. Officially Canceled.
Scandal: Too soon to say. Renewal Confirmed
Suburgatory: Looking good. Renewal Confirmed
Work It: Too Soon to Say. Officially canceled.


2 Broke Girls: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
The Amazing Race: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
The Big Bang Theory: Renewal Confirmed
Blue Bloods: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
Criminal Minds: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
CSI: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
CSI: Miami: 50/50. Officially Canceled.
CSI: NY: 50/50. Renewal Confirmed
A Gifted Man: Doubtful. Officially Canceled.
The Good Wife: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
Hawaii Five-0: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
How I Met Your Mother: Renewal Confirmed
How to Be a Gentleman: Officially Canceled
The Mentalist: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
Mike & Molly: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
NCIS: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
NCIS: Los Angeles: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
Person of Interest: 50/50. Renewal Confirmed
Rob: Too Soon to Say. Officially Canceled.
Rules of Engagement: Pretty Safe
Survivor: Renewal Confirmed
Two and a Half Men: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed.
Undercover Boss: 50/50. Renewal Confirmed
Unforgettable: Pretty Safe. 50/50. Officially Canceled.


Alcatraz: Too Soon to Say. Officially Canceled
Allen Gregory: Doubtful Officially Canceled
American Dad: Renewal Confirmed
American Idol: Looking Good
Bob’s Burgers: 50/50
Bones: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
Breaking In: Too Soon to Say. Officially Canceled
The Cleveland Show: Renewal Confirmed
Family Guy: Looking Good
The Finder: Too Soon to Say. Doubtful. Officially Canceled
Fringe: Doubtful. Renewal Confirmed.
Glee: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed.
House: 50/50 Officially canceled, series finale will air this spring.
I Hate My Teenage Daughter: Doubtful. Officially Canceled
Kitchen Nightmares: Pretty Safe
Napoleon Dynamite: Too Soon to Say
New Girl: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed.
Raising Hope: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed.
The Simpsons: Renewal Confirmed
Terra Nova: 50/50. Officially Canceled
The X Factor: Renewal Confirmed
Touch: Renewal Confirmed


30 Rock: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed for Final Season (13 episode order)
Are You There Chelsea?: Too Soon to Say.Officially Canceled.
Awake: Too Soon to Say. Officially Canceled.
Bent: Officially Canceled.
Best Friends Forever: Officially Canceled.
The Biggest Loser: Looking Good
Celebrity Apprentice: Looking Good
Chuck: Officially Canceled Series finale airs January 27.
Community: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
Free Agents: Officially Canceled
Grimm: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
Harry’s Law: 50/50. Officially Canceled.
Law & Order: SVU: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed.
The Office: Pretty Safe
Parenthood: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed.
Parks and Recreation: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed
The Playboy Club: Officially Canceled
Prime Suspect: Officially Canceled
Smash: Too Soon to Say. Renewal Confirmed
The Firm: Too Soon to Say
Up All Night: 50/50. Renewal Confirmed
The Voice: Looking Good
Whitney: Doubtful. 50/50. Renewal Confirmed.


90210: 50/50. Renewal Confirmed.
America’s Next Top Model: Looking Good
Gossip Girl: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed for final season.
H8R: Officially Canceled
Hart of Dixie: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed.
Nikita: 50/50. Renewal Confirmed.
One Tree Hill: Officially Canceled. Series finale airs this spring.
Remodeled: Too Soon to Say. Doubtful
Ringer: 50/50. Doubtful. Officially Canceled.
The Secret Circle: Pretty Safe. 50/50. Officially Canceled.
Supernatural: Pretty Safe. Renewal Confirmed
The Vampire Diaries: Looking Good. Renewal Confirmed

Cable Networks

Boardwalk Empire: Renewed
Board to Death : Officially Canceled
How to Make it in America: Officially Canceled
Hung: Officially Canceled
True Blood: Renewal Confirmed. New episodes start this summer
Game of Thrones: Renewal Confirmed. New episodes start in April.  Season 3 Renewal Confirmed.
Girls: Season 2 Renewal Confirmed (10 episodes).
VEEP: Season 2 Renewal Confirmed (10 episodes).
Dexter: Renewal Confirmed for 7th Season
Homeland: Renewal Confirmed
Nurse Jackie: Renewal Confirmed for 4th season.
Shameless: Renewal Confirmed for 3rd season.
House of  Lies: Renewal Confirmed
Californication: Renewal Confirmed for a 6th season.
The Borgias: Renewal Confirmed for 3rd Season
The Walking Dead: Renewal Confirmed
Mad Men: Officially Renewed (2012 premiere date). Season 5 premiere date is now March 25, 2012.
The Killing: Renewal Confirmed.  Second season starts this summer
Hell On Wheels: Renewal Confirmed

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