The American medical drama series, Chicago Med is currently running its seventh season. It is quickly proceeding with the premiere of season 7, with the release of weekly episodes. The ongoing season has already released 15 episodes, which was the 134th episode to date.
This season is likely to have 22 episodes. But, fans are already keen on knowing what is the fate of the series for further seasons. From the creators, Dick Wolf and Matt Olmstead, this series has a significant fan following and is highly popular. So, what is the renewal status of the show, and will viewers get to see Chicago Med season 8?
Is Chicago Med Renewed For Season 8?
Paul Telegdy, the chairman for NBC Entertainment remarked that Dick Wolf has proved every time that he creates shows loved by the audiences. The platform has signed an epic deal with Dick Wolf’s production company, Wolf Entertainment. As per the deal, the fan-favorite shows are supposed to have a certain future for three years in continuity. The show has received a three-season extension back in 2020.
Chicago Med is undoubtedly an NBC staple, creating ripples in the One Chicago universe. Along with Chicago Med, Chicago PD and Chicago Fire were also given the three-season renewal status. Season 7 of Chicago Med has an average of 0.77 rating with the demographic of 18-49 and amasses about 6.91 million viewers. The series was first released back in November 2015 and is one of the most-watched shows in the One Chicago universe.
Will Season 8 Premiere in 2023?
The series, Chicago Med was simultaneously renewed for its sixth, seventh, and eighth season in 2020. The show has promised timely delivery to the viewers. Thus it seems probable that season 8 will come to the screens by 2023. But, it depends on the production schedule. However, the fans of this medical drama can rest assured that the series is getting another season for sure.
Is the Trailer Available?
It is quite early in time to expect a trailer for season 8. Currently, the series is premiering its seventh season, with episode 16 scheduled to release this March 16, 2022. The forthcoming episode is titled, “May Your Choices Reflect Hope, Not Fear.”
Tess Malone is the director of the episode, and it features a screenplay by Eli Talbert and Ryan Michael Jonhson. Dr. Halbert will help a patient, with symptoms of long-haul COVID. Taylor will look closely and rerun events of her dating life after a certain encounter.
As of now, no further details are available for season 8, besides the news of its renewal. Thus, viewers will have to wait longer to get a glimpse at what season 8 will bring.
Where Can You Watch Chicago Med?
The episodes of Chicago Med premieres on the original network, NBC at 8/7c. The episodes of Chicago Med season 7 get a weekly release on Wednesdays. If you are a cord-cutter, you can also choose to watch the episodes live on online platforms. Through select plans, the series in One Chicago universe is available for streaming on Hulu and Peacock. You can also head to FuboTV to stream episodes. The platform provides you with a 7-day free trial if you are a new user.