CBS Picks Up Life in Pieces For Season 4
Although the third season of the CBS's sitcom Life in Pieces wasn't so impressive like the show's debut, it showcased much more spectacular results in comparison with its predecessor. The ratings have raised up, while the reception was mostly positive. Most likely, you are intrigued whether there will be a fourth season of Life in Pieces on CBS. Fortunately, on May 13, 2018, the broadcaster revealed that the sitcom had been renewed for its fourth installment.
As mentioned above, the statistics for the current season of Life in Pieces looked favorable. Noteworthy that the television ratings of the third season overcame those of Season 2. Thus, the third season's premiere has garnered about 6.67 million viewers with a 1.22 key demo (P18-49). This figure is 12% higher than those of Season 2. The subsequent episodes showcased much better results as well. Without a doubt, this was a good sign for Life in Pieces, as for its chances to avoid cancelation on CBS.
The viewers have evaluated the third season of Life in Pieces at 3.5/5 with a 75% approval rating, according to Rotten Tomatoes. Last season, this indicator, however, was better, 4.4/5/88%. On IMDb, Life in Pieces keeps high scores of 7.9/10 ~ 8,000 votes. So, in general, the response from the target audience looks very well.
Summing up, Life in Pieces had strong odds to broadcast its fourth season on CBS. The sitcom has showcased the uptrend in the statistics this season by garnering more viewers; the response from the target audience was favorable enough. As a result, we believed that CBS was about to pick up Life in Pieces for a next round. Luckily, we were right in our forecast.
What Is The Show Life in Pieces About?
If you have not yet watched this comedy series on CBS, please read a brief overview of Life in Pieces below.
The story focuses on the Short family residing in Los Angeles County. This big, close-knit family consists of three generations of its members. The series thereby chronicles the hilarious milestone moments of each family member through their point of view. Each week, the viewers watch for four short stories. Those small pieces eventually present to the observer the full picture of the Short family's life.
So, Matt, the middle among the three siblings, has finally made an offer of marriage to his sweetheart, Colleen. Meanwhile, his younger brother, Greg, as well as his wife Jen, is attempting to keep a proper balance between work and parenting their toddler. At the same time, the eldest sibling, Heather, and her husband, Tim, are trying to cope with their three children. To make the things more complicated, their oldest son and his wife are residing in a tiny house. The family's matriarch, Joan, is ready to cope with any troubles to make the life of the entire family happier. On the other hand, John, the family's patriarch is also seeking more opportunities to spend more time with his family.
About The Possible Premiere Date For Season 4
As mentioned above, Life in Pieces was renewed for another installment on CBS. But the broadcaster has yet to announce any news about the likely release date for Season 4.
We think that the premiere could take place this December. If to look up at the current schedule of the show, its previous seasons have kicked off in September, October, and, finally, November. Therefore, we suppose that ABC won't change the tradition and will release Life in Pieces Season 4 in December 2018. But still, all the data above is just our forecast. We are looking forward to the official statement of CBS. We will update this page when CBC announces reliable data on the subject. As of now, stay tuned for updates. We'll keep you informed.