CBS has renewed freshman drama series Code Black and Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders for a second season, as well as sophomore comedy The Odd Couple for a third season and reality show Undercover Boss for an eighth season. As expected, the list does not include freshman drama Limitless though CBS has not made its cancellation official. Also not on the list and fully expected to be canceled is new midseason action comedy Rush Hour.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh’s mayor has gone undercover for a reality show. A disguised Bill Peduto appeared on Sunday’s episode of the CBS series “Undercover Boss,” collecting trash, sawing down trees and helping build a door. The first-term Democrat donned a wig and beard to blend in as Ed Chadwick from Kentucky. It didn’t work […]
CBS Entertainment named Mitch Graham VP alternative programming Tuesday. With the new title, Graham will oversee CBS’s lineup of reality franchises, including Survivor, The Amazing Race, Big Brother and Undercover Boss. He’ll also be charged with coming up with ideas for new alternative programming. Graham has worked as director of publicity at CBS Communications since 2008. […]
The Amazing Race will return with a new edition on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 8 p.m. The network also revealed a shakeup to its Friday night lineup, with Undercover Boss moving to Fridays at 8 starting Feb. 17.
The network’s Sunday reality series are picked up for 19th and third seasons, respectively.