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Limitless gets full season at CBS with 22 episodes

Things are looking up for the first season of “Limitless,” the popular new series on CBS will be adding more episodes for fans to watch during season one. CBS confirmed today that the network has given a full-season, 22-episode order to LIMITLESS, the #2 most-watched new show of the television season.

“We’re excited how LIMITLESS continues to evolve creatively each week and stand out with its unique style of storytelling,” said Glenn Geller, President, CBS Entertainment. “It’s off to a strong start in a highly competitive environment.”

LIMITLESS stars Jake McDorman, Jennifer Carpenter, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio and Hill Harper. Craig Sweeny, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Heather Kadin, Marc Webb, Bradley Cooper, Todd Phillips, Ryan Kavanaugh, Tucker Tooley and Tom Forman are executive producers for CBS Television Studios in association with K/O Paper Products and Relativity Television.

LIMITLESS is this season’s #2 new series on CBS, delivering 11.43 million viewers. In adults 18-49, it is averaging 2.4/08, up +9% from last year’s time period. The freshman drama has won its Tuesday 10:00-11:00 PM time period in viewers every week since its premiere. Also, it’s one of CBS’s top series in multi-platform viewing, including a series premiere that saw its audience increase +79% and its adults 18-49 rating jump +132% from its live plus same day average.

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