In today's crowded TV landscape, networks and streaming services have all increased the quantity of their offerings — at times to the detriment of quality.
To figure out which current shows are worth avoiding, we turned to the reviews aggregator Rotten Tomatoes to select the most critically loathed scripted show that each network and service is currently producing. We made some exceptions for shows that were canceled this year.
We excluded children's shows, talk shows, and docuseries, and we only selected from networks with multiple scripted shows that had enough reviews to receive a "Fresh" or "Rotten" designation. The critic score also had to be below 75%.
Here is the worst current TV show on 17 networks, according to critics:
John Lynch contributed to a previous version of this post.