ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2016-17 season (the show's sixth) on 4/5/16; confirmed as 13 episodes on 4/22/16
DESCRIPTION: (from NBC's press release, April 2016) The war on Wesen rages on! NBC's Friday night drama series "Grimm" has been renewed for a sixth season. The announcement was made by Jennifer Salke, President, NBC Entertainment. "We absolutely love what our producers and cast have accomplished over the past five seasons," Salke said. "They have created a whole new world of creatures and have a truly devoted fan base. We can't wait to see what comes next." This season, "Grimm" originals are averaging a 1.7 rating in adults 18-49 and 6.4 million viewers overall in "live plus seven day" results from Nielsen Media Research. "Grimm" is one of the most time-shifted series on the broadcast networks, growing by an average of +90% in adult 18-49 rating (from a 0.91 to a 1.73) and more than 2.4 million viewers overall (3.9 million to 6.4 million) going from "live plus same day" to "live plus seven day" Nielsens. "Grimm" also generates an upscale audience, indexing at a 111 among adults 18-49 living homes with $100K+ incomes (with 100 representing an average concentration of those high-income homes).