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[07/10/24 - 09:00 AM]
ABC Announces Fall 2024 Premiere Dates as the Network Leads as No. 1 In Entertainment for Fifth Consecutive Season
This news comes on the heels of the network closing out the 2023-2024 season as No. 1 in entertainment among Adults 18-49 for the fifth consecutive season, marking the longest winning streak in over 10 years.

[05/31/24 - 09:30 AM]
CBS Finales Dominate in Live+7 Viewership
CBS' May finales experienced significant increases with Live+7 Day viewing, currently having 16 of the top 25 shows with the highest seven-day lift.

[05/14/24 - 09:00 AM]
ABC Announces 2024-2025 Fall Primetime Schedule
The lineup features new scripted dramas backed by prolific creative teams and a deep bench of established fan-favorite series.

[04/25/24 - 10:37 AM]
ABC's "Will Trent" Continues Momentum as Series Logs Highest Total Viewer Audience to Date and Highest Adults 18-49 Rating in Over a Year
After 35 days of viewing on ABC, Hulu and digital platforms, "Will Trent" continues its ratings climb in episode three of season two, growing to 11.23 million Total Viewers and marking its highest multiplatform telecast to date.

[04/03/24 - 03:00 PM]
"Will Trent" Renewed for Season 3 by ABC
Based on Karin Slaughter's New York Times bestselling "Will Trent" series, Special Agent Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) was abandoned at birth and endured a harsh coming-of-age in Atlanta's overwhelmed foster care system.

[03/29/24 - 11:35 PM]
Development Update: Week of March 25-29
Updates include: Hulu cancels "Death and Other Details"; HBO pushes production on "Euphoria"; and "NCIS: Origins" at CBS rounds out its cast.

[03/15/24 - 09:30 AM]
ABC's "Will Trent" Grows to New Series High in Total Viewers
The series catapulted by +219% among Adults 18-49 (1.15 rating vs. 0.36 rating) after seven days of multiplatform viewing and increased by +4.19 million Total Viewers (9.02 million vs. 4.83 million) over its initial Live+Same Day average.

[02/28/24 - 09:10 AM]
ABC's "Will Trent" Launches Second Season with Series High in Total Viewers
The season two premiere of "Will Trent" delivered a combined cumulative audience of 9.20 million Total Viewers across all platforms for its premiere telecast on February 20 and its rebroadcast on February 22.

[01/31/24 - 07:03 AM]
Video: ABC At Last - Official Trailers and Teasers
The Alphabet gives first looks at its new seasons, from "9-1-1" to "Will Trent."

[11/16/23 - 02:00 PM]
ABC Announces 2024 Midseason Premiere Dates
Fan-favorite comedies "The Conners" and "Not Dead Yet" debut Wednesday, February 7, followed by a special one-hour premiere of the Emmy Award-winning "Abbott Elementary."

[11/10/23 - 11:45 PM]
Development Update: Week of November 6-10
Updates include: ABC cancels "The Rookie: Feds," passes on "The Good Lawyer"; Manish Dayal to recur on AMC's "The Walking Dead: Daryl Dixon"; and the broadcast networks detail first wave of filming start dates.

[05/16/23 - 11:00 AM]
ABC, No. 1 in Entertainment for Fourth Consecutive Season, Announces 2023-2024 Fall Primetime Schedule Featuring Strong Slate of Fan-Favorite Programming With Originals Debuting Every Night
Timing for previously announced renewals and pickups, including "9-1-1," "Abbott Elementary," "American Idol," "The Bachelor," "The Conners," "The Good Doctor," "Grey's Anatomy," "High Potential," "Not Dead Yet," "The Rookie," "Station 19," and "Will Trent" will be announced at a later date.

[04/18/23 - 02:23 PM]
Consider This Mystery Solved: "Will Trent" Will Be Back for More with Season 2
ABC confirmed the news on social media this afternoon.

[02/27/23 - 01:04 PM]
Premiere Episode of ABC's "Will Trent" Delivers Cumulative Audience of 18.2 Million Multiplatform Viewers Across All Airings
Plus: After 35 days of viewing across linear and digital platforms, the midseason premiere of ABC's "The Rookie" stood as the series' strongest telecast in Adults 18-49 (2.48 rating) in nearly 3 years and in Total Viewers (11.0 million).

[01/12/23 - 01:25 PM]
ABC Wins Tuesday in Adults 18-49 With New 3-Hour Drama Lineup
Excluding sports, ABC scored its most-watched Tuesday (6.6 million) with entertainment programming since November 2020 - since 11/24/20.

[01/11/23 - 11:59 AM]
You Can Bet on "Will Trent" - New Crime Drama Debuts as ABC's Most-Watched Series Premiere This Season
The premiere telecast tripled its initial Live+Same day Adult 18-49 rating after just three days of multiplatform viewing to hit a 1.15 rating (+203%) and grew to 7.4 million Total Viewers to stand as ABC's most-watched series debut this season.

[01/03/23 - 11:42 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, January 3
Updates include: Debra Jo Rupp to return for "Agatha: Coven of Chaos" at Disney+; Starz drops three series from its streaming service; and The CW's "The Flash" books returning faces.

[12/14/22 - 12:31 PM]
Video: "Will Trent" - Premieres Tuesday, January 3 on ABC
Based on Karin Slaughter's New York Times bestselling "Will Trent" series, Special Agent Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) was abandoned at birth and endured a harsh coming-of-age in Atlanta's overwhelmed foster care system.

[11/07/22 - 11:00 AM]
ABC Announces 2022-2023 Midseason Premiere Dates for New and Returning Series
A new Tuesday night block begins Tuesday, January 3, with a crossover event when "The Rookie" returns on its new day at 8:00/7:00c, followed by "The Rookie: Feds" at 9:00/8:00c.

[08/08/22 - 11:21 PM]
Development Update: Monday, August 8
Updates include: ABC orders drama "Will Trent" to series; Armando Iannucci, Sam Mendes bring "The Franchise" to HBO; and Sarah Pidgeon, Tanzyn Crawford board Hulu's "Tiny Beautiful Things."

[07/19/22 - 11:32 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, July 19
Updates include: Alexis Floyd joins the cast of ABC's "Grey's Anatomy"; Hugh Jackman to lend his voice to Hulu's "Koala Man"; and Salli Richardson-Whitfield extends her overall deal with HBO.

[05/10/22 - 11:31 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, May 10
Updates include: Hulu cancels "Dollface" after two seasons; Hamish Linklater to play Abraham Lincoln in Apple's "Manhunt"; and Sonja Sohn tapped for ABC's "Will Trent."

[05/05/22 - 11:34 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, May 5
Updates include: Ed O'Neill cast as Donald Sterling in FX's "The Sterling Affairs"; Marsha Stephanie Blake to star in ABC's "Find the Light"; and Apple's Rose Byrne/Seth Rogen-led "Platonic" fills out cast.

[04/22/22 - 11:26 PM]
Development Update: Friday, April 22
Updates include: Jesse Williams, Sarah Drew book return to "Grey's Anatomy"; Ayoola Smart to recur on Amazon's "The Wheel of Time"; and Laura Benanti, Robert Sean Leonard among those bound for HBO's "The Gilded Age."

[04/20/22 - 11:37 PM]
Development Update: Wednesday, April 20
Updates include: Benjamin Bratt tapped for Peacock's "Poker Face"; Erika Christensen to star in ABC's "Will Trent"; and Matilda Lawler lands role in "The Santa Clause" at Disney+.

[04/18/22 - 11:22 PM]
Development Update: Monday, April 18
Updates include: Ramón Rodríguez to lead ABC's "Will Trent"; Andrew McCarthy to recur on FOX's "The Resident"; and Michael Urie among latest bound for Apple's "Shrinking."

[02/01/22 - 11:33 PM]
Development Update: Tuesday, February 1
Updates include: "Starfleet Academy" eyed as next "Star Trek" TV series; Bob Odenkirk, David Cross bring "Guru Nation" to Paramount+; and "Will Trent" lands cast-contingent pilot order from ABC.







WILL TRENT (ABC)
Returns in Midseason 2025 (Exact Date TBA)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
1/3/23 - ???
STATUS:
returning in 2024/2025 (date TBA)
TIME SLOT:
not on the schedule
CURRENT SEASON:
3 (??? episodes)
VISIT THE OFFICIAL WEB SITE
ADDITIONAL NOTES:
Season 3 ordered on 4/3/24
DESCRIPTION:
(from ABC's web site, February 2024) Based on Karin Slaughter's New York Times bestselling "Will Trent" series, Special Agent Will Trent of the Georgia Bureau of Investigations (GBI) was abandoned at birth and endured a harsh coming-of-age in Atlanta's overwhelmed foster care system. But now, determined to use his unique point of view to make sure no one is abandoned like he was, Will Trent has the highest clearance rate in the GBI. "Will Trent" stars Ramón Rodríguez as Will Trent, Erika Christensen as Angie Polaski, Iantha Richardson as Faith Mitchell, Jake McLaughlin as Michael Ormewood and Sonja Sohn as Amanda Wagner. Executive producers are Liz Heldens, Dan Thomsen, Karin Slaughter and Oly Obst. Ramón Rodríguez is a producer. The pilot episode is written by Liz Heldens & Dan Thomsen, and directed and executive produced by Paul McGuigan.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Erika Christensen as Angie Polaski
· Iantha Richardson as Faith Mitchell
· Jake McLaughlin as Michael Ormewood
· Ramón Rodríguez as Will Trent
· Sonja Sohn as Amanda Wagner
CREW INFORMATION:
· Dan Thomsen as CRTR/EP
· Karin Slaughter as BOOK/EP
· Liz Heldens as CRTR/EP
· Oly Obst as EP
· Paul McGuigan as EP/DIR (Pilot)
· Ramón Rodríguez as PROD
GENRE(S):
· drama
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· 20th Television
· 3 Arts Entertainment