The Rebels

CBS inks massive 3 season renewal

The #1 primetime comedy in the US, The Big Bang Theory, has been renewed for 3 more seasons and will see the cornerstone series run through until at least 2016/17.  This will take the hit series through to it’s 10th season and with it, the very likely chance of payrises for the cast.

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Of the 10 pilots that Amazon Studios put up for consideration by its viewers, four of them have been selected to have full series produced.

Getting the green light will be cop drama Bosch, Sci-fi/horror drama (from the maker of The X Files) The After, and comedies Mozart in the Jungle and Transparent.

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New TV series are no longer the exclusive domain for broadcasters with online streaming services launching their own series or, as in Amazon’s case, pilots for fans to watch, rate and review prior to being picked up for full seasons.  Ten pilots have been produced for viewers to help determine which will make it to a full season.  There are two dramas in the latest round of series vying for a full series are supernatural thriller The After and Bosch (Chris Carter – The X Files / Eric Overmyer – The Wire) along with three comedies Mozart in the JungleTransparent and The Rebels as well as five kids’ shows Girtimer Gibbon’s Life on Normal StreetHardboiled EggheadsThe Jo B. & G. Raff ShowMaker Shack Agency and Wishenpoof.

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