CBS Renews “SEAL Team” & “SWAT”

CBS has renewed its freshman dramas “SWAT” and “SEAL Team” for second seasons.

“SEAL Team” is a one-hour military drama starring David Boreanaz and Max Thieriot that follows the professional and personal lives of the most elite unit of Navy SEALs as they train, plan and execute dangerous missions. The series is currently averaging a 1.1 rating in adults 18-49 and 6.8 million viewers per episode in Nielsen’s Live+Same Day ratings.

“SWAT,” a remake of the classic TV series, stars Shemar Moore and Alex Russell in the story of a specialized tactical unit that is the last stop in law enforcement in Los Angeles. It is averaging a 1.0 and 6.2 million viewers per episode in Live+Same Day.

Both series also jump up by several million when DVR figures are accounted for. They join “Young Sheldon” as series that have scored early renewals.

Source: Variety