We won’t see Joe’s life again during the 2022-23 TV season. NBC canceled Ordinary Joe he will therefore not have a second year.
A drama series, Ordinary Joe The TV show stars James Wolk, Natalie Martinez, Elizabeth Lail, Charlie Barnett, David Warshofsky and Teddy Sears with Adam Rodriguez, Jack Coleman, Christine Adams, Joe Carroll, Rushi Kota, Jason Burkey and Gabrielle Byndloss in recurring roles. The show follows young Joe Kimbreau (Wolk) as he makes a pivotal and life-changing decision while graduating from Syracuse University. The three diverging side stories of that night find Joe and the people around him with different careers, relationships, and family lives. The three stories follow Joe about 10 years after graduation: following in his father’s footsteps, as a police officer; following his passion, as a music star; and after marrying his love, as a nurse.
Airing on Monday nights, the first season of Ordinary Joe garnered an average rating of 0.32 in the 18–49 demographic and 2.28 million viewers in Live+ same-day ratings (including DVR playback until 3 a.m.). It was one of the Peacock Network’s lowest-rated scripted series of the current season. In the Live + 7 Days ratings, the show averaged 0.47 with 3.41 million, bringing 44% more in the demo and 50% more viewers.
The drama series’ de facto finale aired on January 24. Deadline first reported the cancellation. Another freshman series that also aired on Monday nights, The big jumpwas also canceled today.
What do you think? Did you enjoy the Ordinary Joe TV shows on NBC? Are you disappointed that there is no second season?