Fire trucks from Station 19 will continue to roll during the 2022-2023 televised season. ABC has renewed the drama series for first responders for a sixth year. Yesterday, the alphabet network renewed its sister series Grey’s Anatomy for a 19th year.
the Station 19 The TV show stars Jaina Lee Ortiz, Jason George, Boris Kodjoe, Gray Damon, Barrett Doss, Jay Hayden, Okieriete Onaodowan, Danielle Savre, Stefania Spampinato and Carlos Miranda. The TV series centers on the heroic firefighters of Seattle Fire Station 19. From captain to new recruit, they risk their lives and hearts both on the job and off the clock. Brave men and women are like family and together they put their own lives on the line as first responders to save the lives of others.
The fifth season of Station 19 averaging 0.63 among 18-49 year olds and 4.56 million viewers (which includes same day viewing and DVR playback until 3:00 a.m.). Compared to season four, that’s a 25% drop in demo and 12% drop in viewership in live + audiences on the same day. In the Live + 7 Days ratings, the fifth season averages a demo of 0.94 with 6.27 million. That’s an average increase of 50% and 38%, respectively, over same-day odds.
Here is the announcement of the renewal of the sixth season of ABC:
ABC orders season 6 of “Station 19”
Krista Vernoff set to return as showrunner
‘Station 19’ soars + 234% among adults aged 18-49 after delayed cross-platform viewing
ABC has renewed “Station 19” for its sixth season. Executive producer and showrunner Krista Vernoff will continue to helm the hit spin-off series “Grey’s Anatomy”.
“Station 19” follows a group of heroic Seattle firefighters as they put their lives and hearts in danger. The latest series, from the executive producers of “Grey’s Anatomy,” takes us into the tough, tight-knit and at times heartbreaking world of the city’s bravest first responders.
“It’s a privilege to tell the stories of our heroic first responders, who, on our show and in real life, put their lives on the line every day to protect us all,” said Vernoff. “I am very grateful to Disney and ABC for the early pickup of season six of ‘Station 19!’ It’s a tribute to the incredible work of our talented cast, crew, writers and creative team, as well as the dedication of our loyal fans who tune in every week.
“The gripping storytelling and passionate fan base that ‘Station 19’ continues to cultivate is a testament to the unwavering dedication of Krista Vernoff and the incredibly talented cast and crew,” said Craig Erwich, President of Hulu Originals and ABC Entertainment. “Coupled with yesterday’s renewal of ‘Grey’s Anatomy’, the return of ‘Station 19’ guarantees more crossover opportunities and an exciting evening of televised dates.
“Station 19” averages 2.17 among adults aged 18-49 this season after 35 days of viewing on linear and digital platforms, marking a + 234% increase from its initial live score + the same day.
“Station 19” stars Jaina Lee Ortiz as Andy Herrera, Jason George as Ben Warren, Boris Kodjoe as Robert Sullivan, Gray Damon as Jack Gibson, Barrett Doss as Victoria Hughes, Jay Hayden as Travis Montgomery, Danielle Savre as Maya Bishop, Stefania Spampinato as Carina DeLuca and Carlos Miranda as Theo Ruiz.
Krista Vernoff is showrunner and executive producer of “Station 19”. The series was created by Stacy McKee. Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers are the executive producers. “Station 19” is produced by ABC Signature, a subsidiary of Disney Television Studios.
About ABC Entertainment
ABC Entertainment’s gripping programming includes “Grey’s Anatomy,” the longest-running medical drama to air on prime-time television; the appraisal juggernaut ‘The Bachelor’ franchise; the gripping dramas “Big Sky”, “The Good Doctor”, “A Million Little Things”, “The Rookie”, “Station 19” and the new female series “Queens”; pioneering comedies “black-ish,” “The Conners,” “The Goldbergs,” “Home Economics,” and “The Wonder Years,” ABC’s strongest comedy debut in two years; the popular Summer Fun & Games programming block, including “The $ 100,000 Pyramid”, “Holey Moley” and “Press Your Luck”; “American Idol” star sensation; “Shark Tank” reality phenomenon; family favorites “America’s Funniest Home Videos”, “Celebrity Family Feud”, “Celebrity Wheel of Fortune”, “The Chase”, “Dancing with the Stars”, “Supermarket Sweep” and “To Tell the Truth”; “General Hospital”, broadcast for more than 55 years on the network; and late-night talk show “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” “; as well as the critically acclaimed Emmy® Award-winning “Live in Face of a Studio Audience” specials. The network also offers some of television’s most prestigious awards shows, including “The Oscars®”, “The CMA Awards” and the “American Music Awards”.
What do you think? Are you a regular spectator of the Station 19 TV series on ABC? Are you happy to know that the series has been renewed for season six?