'Renew Our Show!' Sweet 16 Bracket Tournament: Chuck Vs. Human Target

‘Tis the season to be anxious — or at least it is for obsessive TV fans. Yes, folks, at this very moment, network executives are pondering their 2011-2012 lineups, closely monitoring their pilot development slate, and examining the latest ratings data to determine which existing series will return for another go-around.

Here at TVLine, we’re keeping track of all your favorite “on the bubble” shows with our regularly updated Renewal Scorecard feature, but we also thought it would be fun to put you in the role of network exec to find out which at-risk show most deserves an extended lease on life. And thus we created the first annual “Renew Our Show!” Sweet 16 Bracket Tournament, a single-elimination duel to the death among 16 yet-to-be-renewed favorites. We left out series that are total certainties to get picked up (hi, Criminal Minds, Supernatural, and Community!) as well as those to which the Grim Reaper has already paid a visit (adieu, Running Wilde!). Every weekday at 1 p.m. ET for the three weeks, you can vote in polls to help narrow down the field. Click here to see the entire bracket (then click again on the image for a zoomed-in view).

Today, we’re kicking things off with a flurry of fists, gunshots, and occasional disguises, as the super-spies from NBC’s Chuck and Fox’s Human Target face off. Polls will be open for 72 hours, so pick your poison, then hit the comments to justify your vote, and head to Facebook and Twitter to rally more fans to your favorite. And to get alerted to all future “Renew Our Show” showdowns, follow me on Twitter @MichaelSlezakTV. Ready, set, vote!



Comments (299)

  • NO WAY!! I DON’T WANT CHOOSE!!

    LOVE CHANCE LOVE CHUCK

    PLEASE RENEW BOOTH

    Comment by Siris – March 15, 2011 02:52 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • It must be spring. Every spring we have to go through “Will Chuck be renewed or not.”

    Comment by Marelco – March 17, 2011 07:19 PM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • Human Target!!!! Those of you that don’t like the addition of the two woman in HT this season and choose chuck because of it, that’s funny, because it’s the Chuck producer that came to HT and he’s the one that added the girls…ironic isn’t it?

    Comment by Tonya Schilling – April 4, 2011 09:59 AM PDT  Reply To This Post
  • i love chuck n human target

    Comment by hemmy hordunery – April 8, 2011 06:54 AM PDT  Reply To This Post

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