What stories are left to be covered? Has the Dateline NBC TV show been cancelled or renewed for a 30th season on NBC? The television vulture is watching all the latest cancellation and renewal news, so this page is the place to track the status of Dateline NBC, season 30. Bookmark it, or subscribe for the latest updates. Remember, the television vulture is watching your shows. Are you?
What’s This TV Show About?
Airing on the NBC television network, Dateline NBC is a newsmagazine that’s the longest-running series in the network’s primetime history. The program covers stories ranging from mysteries to documentaries and in-depth investigations. Anchor Lester Holt is joined by correspondents like Andrea Canning, Josh Mankiewicz, Keith Morrison, and Dennis Murphy.
Season 29 Ratings
The Sunday and Monday episodes of the 29th season of Dateline NBC average a 0.39 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 2.87 million viewers. Compared to season 28 Monday episodes, that’s down by 22% in the demo and down by 12% in viewership.
The Thursday episodes of the 29th season average a 0.38 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 2.83 million viewers.
The Friday episodes of the 29th season average a 0.40 rating in the 18-49 demographic and 2.87 million viewers. Compared to season 28, that’s down by 25% in the demo and down by 18% in viewership.
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Will NBC cancel or renew Dateline NBC for season 30? This is the network’s longest-running series in primetime so, I don’t think there’s any way that it will be cancelled. I’m sure it will be renewed for a 30th anniversary season. I’ll update this page with breaking developments. Subscribe for free alerts on Dateline NBC cancellation or renewal news.
5/14/2021 update: NBC has renewed Dateline for a 30th season.
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