Ranking the Success of Saved Shows: 'Lucifer,' 'Brooklyn Nine-Nine' & More (PHOTOS)

Meredith Jacobs

Most of the time, when a network cancels a show, that's it. But a few times, another network or a streaming service swoops in and resurrects it.

Such has been the case with popular series in recent years, to varying degrees of success. Some have only returned in order to wrap up storylines. Others have gone to air multiple seasons at a new home.

8 Canceled Shows Most Likely to Be Saved, Based on Ratings (PHOTOS)

8 Canceled Shows Most Likely to Be Saved, Based on Ratings (PHOTOS)

Check out the top contenders, including 'Whiskey Cavalier' and 'The Passage.'

With new seasons of Lucifer and Designated Survivor recently premiering on Netflix, as well as comedies Brooklyn Nine-Nine and Last Man Standing doing well on new networks, we're taking a look at the success of saved shows.

Click through the gallery above to see these series ranked from most to least successful. (We've taken into account factors including ratings and number of seasons ordered after being saved.)