“Ransom,” a show that has been facing possible cancellation, will live to see the second season. CBS has given the thriller a renewal, an unlikely turn of events for a show that got sub-par ratings. Nevertheless, it has been given another chance.
TV Guide says that the “Ransom” series cancellation had previously been reported in May, but that turned out to be a mistake. The magazine suggests that CBS wants to keep the low-cost drama around as something the network can screen on low-viewer Saturday nights in place of a rerun.
“Ransom” is a co-production by a number of different studios and networks that includes CBS, Canada’s Global