NBC's 'Hannibal,' starring Laurence Fishburne, left, and Mads Mikkelsen, looks like a keeper. It's been a mild late-season success for the network, which has a shortage of hits.
This is crunch time for the broadcast networks. They've seen their potential new series, they know how the shows now on the air have done and it's time to decide:
Which series will earn a spot on the fall schedule? And which won't?
Some of your favorite shows have probably already been renewed. But still others remain "on the bubble," as they say in the TV business. Originally a carpenters' term, "on the bubble" means something that could go either way. ...