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Deathwatch: Fall TV survival status report

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It’s been a remarkably bloodless fall TV season. There have only been a few shows officially canceled (and a couple more unofficially), while other modestly rated shows have received rather generous full-season pick-ups (like ABC’s Forever). Still, some titles have yet to receive a network verdict and could go either way. Below is our Deathwatch guide to what’s sticking around for awhile, which shows are still on the bubble and which are canceled (or sorta canceled).

One thing you’ll notice is there are remarkably few currently endangered shows. That’s not to say every green show is actually doing well or will live to see season (there are a few returning titles — like ABC’s Revenge and Fox’s Mindy Project — that are looking unlikely to survive to next fall given their current numbers). But for the time being, they are apparently safe from any impending action.

Color guide: Full Season / Endangered / Canceled or Canceled-ish / Too Soon

FOX

Current

Bob’s Burgers

Bones

Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Family Guy

Gotham

Gracepoint: Limited series; Not returning confirmed

MasterChef Junior

The Mindy Project: Fox has ordered an extra six episodes 

Mulaney: Order reduced from 16 to 13 episodes, downshifted to 7:30 p.m. Sundays; Dire ratings

New Girl

Red Band Society: No official decision on a second season, but you can safely bet it won’t return

The Simpsons

Sleepy Hollow

Utopia: Canceled, cast sent home, live feeds discontinued

Midseason

American Idol

Backstrom

Bordertown

Empire

The Following

Glee: Final season, 13 episodes

Hell’s Kitchen

The Last Man on Earth

Wayward Pines: Limited series

Weird Loners

Summer/TBD

Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?: Just revived

NBC

Current

A to Z: Unofficial: NBC not currently planning to order more; All 13 will air

About a Boy

Bad Judge: Unofficial: NBC not currently planning to order more; All 13 will air

The Biggest Loser

The Blacklist

Constantine: Not pulling its Grimm lead-in weight; No decision, but will stop production after 13 episodes

Chicago Fire

Chicago P.D.

Grimm

Law & Order: Special Victims Unit

Marry Me: Heavily aided by Voice lead-in, but received 5 extra episodes

The Mysteries of Laura: Modest expectations in a troubled slot helped this panned drama get a full season

Parenthood: Final season, 13 episodes

State of Affairs: Premieres Nov. 17

The Voice

Midseason

Allegiance

Celebrity Apprentice

Hannibal

Hollywood Game Night

Mr. Robinson

One Big Happy

Odyssey: Limited series

Parks and Recreation: Final season

Undateable

Welcome to Sweden

Summer/TBD

A.D.: Limited series

American Ninja Warrior

America’s Got Talent

Aquarius: Limited series

Heroes: Reborn: Limited series

Last Comic Standing

The Night Shift

The Sing-Off

The Slap: Limited series

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

ABC

Current

Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

America’s Funniest Home Videos

The Bachelor

Black-ish: Fall’s top-rated new comedy

Castle

Cristela: The weakest link in ABC’s Friday lineup, but snagged full season

Dancing with the Stars

Forever: Modest ratings, yet received full season

The Goldbergs

Grey’s Anatomy

How to Get Away with Murder: No. 1 new hit of the fall among adults 18-49 (4.4 rating including DVR)

Manhattan Love Story: First officially canceled series of the fall

Last Man Standing

The Middle

Modern Family

Nashville

Once Upon a Time

Resurrection

Revenge

Scandal

Selfie: ABC deleting

Shark Tank

Midseason

Agent Carter

American Crime

Fresh Off the Boat

Galavant

Secrets & Lies

The Taste

Wipeout

The Whispers

Summer/TBD

The Astronaut Wives Club

Mistresses

CBS

STALKER

Current

2 Broke Girls

The Amazing Race

The Big Bang Theory

Blue Bloods

Criminal Minds

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Elementary

The Good Wife

Hawaii Five-0

The McCarthys: Not as big as CBS wants, but held steady in week 2

Madam Secretary

The Mentalist: Final season, 13 episodes

The Millers: Production shut down

Mom

NCIS

NCIS: Los Angeles

NCIS: New Orleans: Ranks as the most-watched new series in total audience (18.2 million viewers including DVR)

Person of Interest

Scorpion

Stalker: A modestly rated pickup

Survivor

Two and a Half Men: On final season

Undercover Boss

Midseason

Battle Creek

CSI: Cyber

Mike & Molly

The Odd Couple

Summer or TBD

Big Brother

Extant

Under the Dome

Zoo

THE CW

Current

The 100

America’s Next Top Model

Arrow

The Flash: Premiere was CW’s most-watched telecast ever

Jane the Virgin: The lowest-rated new fall show (0.6 average including DVR)

Reign

Supernatural

The Originals

The Vampire Diaries

Whose Line is it Anyway

Midseason

iZombie

Hart of Dixie

The Messengers

Summer or TBD

Beauty and the Beast