via Press Release:
CBS RENEWS 18 PRIMETIME SHOWS FOR THE 2013-2014 SEASON
Returning Series Showcase the Ratings Success and Programming Depth of Television's
#1 Network in Viewers, Adults 18-49 and Adults 25-54
CBS announced today it has renewed 18 returning series from television's top-rated lineup for the 2013-2014 broadcast season.
The mass renewals showcase the strength and stability of television's leading network among viewers, adults 18-49 and adults 25-54. This season, CBS is home to the #1 program/drama (), the #1 comedy ( ), the #1 new series ( ) and the #1 newsmagazine ( ).
The renewals, comprising 16 hours of its primetime schedule, include four comedies, nine dramas, three reality series and two newsmagazines. The returning shows encompass every night of the week and every hour, many of which rank #1 in their time period and some which rank #1 for the entire night.
The renewed comedies include the previously announced, the final season of as well as and MIKE & MOLLY.
Among the returning dramas are the previously announced, television's #1 program and top drama for the fourth consecutive year, and the time period-winning : CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION.
Other dramas renewed include: LOS ANGELES, the #2 drama for the third straight year; , the fastest-growing show on network television; , the season’s most-watched new program; as well as , THE , and THE .
The Network's three Emmy Award-winning reality series — THE, SURVIVOR and — also return with new editions.