Global TV is looking into their scheduling plans given this news – to simulcast or not when ABC is skipping an episode. The show does astronomically better in Canada than the US so this doesn’t necessarily mean it won’t be renewed for a second season by Global. Compare with The Listener, which was cancelled by NBC but is still airing (give or take) on CTV.
From the Futon Critic:
- ABC Moves “Combat Hospital” Season Finale Up to Tuesday, September 6
“Brothers in Arms,” the show’s 11th episode, will be skipped by the network. Read more.