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CBS Renews ‘NCIS: New Orleans,’ ‘Madam Secretary’ and ‘Scorpion’

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Barbara Nitke/CBS
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During the CBS and Showtime portion of the Winter Television Critics Association Press Tour event in Pasadena, CBS announced that it has picked up second seasons of freshman dramas “,” “” and “.”

“These freshman dramas have each made a big impact on key nights of the week,” said , Chairman, CBS Entertainment. “Creatively distinctive, the series are backed by strong showrunners with amazingly talented casts, and have resonated with a big, broad audience.”

Starring , , , and , “NCIS: New Orleans,” which airs Tuesdays at 9:00 PM, ET/PT, currently ranks as the most watched new series and broadcast television’s second highest rated drama, behind only parent series “NCIS.”

“Madam Secretary” is the second most watched new series of the season, averaging 14.9 million viewers. Airing Sundays at 8:00 PM, ET/PT, it stars , , , , , , , , and .

Ranked as the third most watched new series, averaging 14.5 million viewers on Mondays at 9:00 PM, ET/PT, “Scorpion” stars , , , , and .

The new seasons of each series will premiere sometime this fall on CBS.