CBS has renewed 16 primetime series, which join The Big Bang Theory and How I Met Your Mother, already signed to multi-year deals. The futures of seven shows, including Two and a Half Men, CSI: Miami and CSI: NY remain undecided.
Watson may have thought that Toronto was in the United States, but thankfully ratings care little for such trifling matters as "geography," and the IBM supercomputer has brought Jeopardy its highest ratings in four years. So what other game shows could benefit from cybernetic guests?
He's already created reality shows set in the jungle (Survivor) and the urban jungle (The Apprentice), but Mark Burnett's new reality show for ABC dumps office politics for something more "high-adventure."