Scorpion Season 5: Why CBS Canceled the Show? Will it ever return?

Scorpion Season 5

The American action based Drama series “Scorpion” is created by Nick Santora. Scorpion Season 5 is much-anticipated by its fans. However, The CBS Network is not considering the renewal of the series.

Scorpion revolves around a team hired by Cabe Gallo. The group includes a 197 IQ, computer intellect Walter O’Brien, and his bright experts. This unit together solves major crises that arise around the globe.

The First episode of Scorpion premiered on 22 September 2014. Till now Scorpion has come with 4 installments of this series, including a total of 93 episodes. The last episode of Scorpion was aired on April 16, 2018, on the CBS network.

The series has acquired quite a fan base, and the character of Walter O’Brien is a favorite for its brilliance.

How Scorpion Performed In The Previous Season

The Scorpion has always got some mixed reviews. The CBS network premiered the series in 2014 in the time slot of 10 pm EST. Having such a late time slot, Scorpion became a low-performer for the CBS network.

Later CBS re-scheduled the “Scorpion” to be aired after The Big Bang Theory in order to increase the ratings. This change brought results and Scorpion became one of the highest-rated TV Show of the CBS Network.

Scorpion Season 5 – Renewed or Cancelled

For the fans of this action based drama series, this news is going to hurt as CBS Network cancels the Scorpion Season 5.

The Series got cancel because of the poor performance of its last season. Scorpion got the least views on the CBS Network.

In the Last Season, that is, Season 4 of Scorpion, has an all-time low 0.7 rating and 5.1 million total viewers. This made the show missing from the network’s renewal spree.

Cast Reacts To Cancellation Of Scorpion Season 5

The cancellation of Scorpion Season 5 is a sting for its fans; however, the Cast of the series handled the new very well. The Cast took to Twitter to show their reaction to the news. Katharine McPhee thanked CBS for the journey. She also thanked all the cast and crew members of Scorpion, and finally, she ended up showing her gratitude towards the fans of the series.

Robert Patrick and other cast members also reacted in the same manner as that of Katharine McPhee. Robert thanked all the fans, writers and everyone. He also added that it was a great story to tell and a hell of a run.

Jadyn Wong and Elyes Gabel took to Instagram to show their emotions for the series. Wong said, although it is sad to say farewell, he is full of gratitude. Wong added, he is humbly in awe and appreciation for the crew who withstood every challenge and held them up day in and day out. Lastly, he thanked his fans and said he is excited about the future, and hope they will join him.

Well, this means an end to Walter along with his friends, resolving complex problems to save lives and the farewell of American Drama Series as there will be no Scorpion Season 5 unless something magical happens.

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