‘Good Girls Revolt’ Is Officially Over After Rescue Efforts Fail, Says Creator
It didn’t go down without a fight, but Good Girls Revolt is now officially over. Creator Dana Calvo broke the news to fans on Instagram. Any hope of resurrecting the period drama series on another network now is dead.
Amazon surprisingly canceled the series in early December after its freshman season. Sony TV, whose TriStar Television division produces Good Girls Revolt, sprung into action, taking the show to other potential buyers. There was some interest, but… Read
Disney Channel’s ‘Girl Meets World’ Canceled – Update
UPDATE, 9:35 AM: Just hours after Girl Meets World‘s official cancellation, the show received a PGA Awards nomination this morning for Outstanding Children’s Program.
PREVIOUS, January 4: A week after cast member Rider Strong said as much on his podcast, Disney has announced that Girl Meets World has been canceled. The sequel series to the earlier Boy Meets World will end with the conclusion of its third season.
“Disney Channel will present the series finale of “Girl… Read
‘Blunt Talk’ Comedy Series Canceled By Starz After 2 Seasons
Blunt Talk will not go beyond its original two-year order. Starz has opted not to pick up a third season of the live-action comedy starring Patrick Stewart from Seth MacFarlane, Bored to Death creator Jonathan Ames and MRC.
“We are grateful to Jonathan and Patrick for the tirades and laughs that Walter Blunt delivered to fans with such aplomb,” said Carmi Zlotnik, President of Programming at Starz. “While Walter may not be returning to the airwaves, we are incredibly… Read
MSNBC Cancels ‘Live With Thomas Roberts’; Anchor’s Plans TBD
Thomas Roberts confirmed today that his MSNBC weekday afternoon show Live With Thomas Roberts has been canceled. The final show was Thursday.
Posting on his Facebook page, Roberts wrote “I wanted you to hear directly from me…it is true I won’t be keeping my current show weekdays on MSNBC. My last show was Thursday.”
Roberts, who took the daytime slot after the cancellation of Ronan Farrow Daily, did not indicate his plans, or whether he’s staying with MSNBC. “So what’s… Read
‘Impastor’ Canceled By TV Land After Two Seasons
TV Land has canceled its comedy series Impastor after two seasons. The network made it official this afternoon, days after Season 2 wrapped its run.
"We want to thank the incredibly talented cast, producers and crew of Impastor for their hard work over the past two exciting seasons," said Keith Cox, president of Development and Production at TV Land.
The series averaged about 360K viewers per episode in Live+Same Day ratings for Season 2.
Impastor centers on Buddy Dobbs… Read
‘Salem’ To End After 3 Seasons On WGN America
The current third season of WGN America’s supernatural drama Salem will be its last. The network has opted not to order a fourth season of the series, which reimagines the infamous 17th century witch trials in a world where witches are real, but they are not who or what they seem to be. Salem‘s storyline will wrap with the conclusion of the 10-episode third season in early 2017 as the season finale will serve as series finale. That is something Salem creators Brannon… Read
‘Marco Polo’ Canceled After 2 Seasons On Netflix
Marco Polo has come to an end. Netflix has opted not to renew the drama series about the famous 13th century merchant and explorer for a third season. Marco Polo, which launched in 2014, was the first Netflix original series developed in the US for the global market. Created by John Fusco, it was inspired by Marco Polo’s early years in the court of Kublai Khan. Because of its setting and scope, the series, produced by the Weinstein Co., had a healthy budget. It attracted… Read
‘Celebrity Name Game’ Hosted By Craig Ferguson Canceled After 3 Seasons
Syndicated game show Celebrity Name Game will not continue beyond its current third season. The program, hosted by Craig Ferguson, is co-produced by Debmar-Mercury, which distributes it domestically, and FremantleMedia North America, which distributes internationally. Tribune Broadcasting and the Sinclair Broadcast Group are the core station groups for the show, executive produced by Courteney Cox and David Arquette of Coquette Prods.
"We've had a wonderful time producing… Read
‘Good Girls Revolt’: No Season 2 At Amazon, Will Be Shopped Elsewhere
Amazon has opted not to pick up a second season of its period drama Good Girls Revolt. I hear Sony TV, whose TriStar Television division produces the series, is shopping it to other outlets.
The cancellation of Good Girls Revolt is somewhat surprising as it launched to solid reviews and ranked as one of Amazon’s biggest series ever among female viewers. For streaming services, which depend on attracting subscribers, over-indexing in key demographics, like women, is… Read
‘Masters Of Sex’ To End: No Season 5 For Showtime Drama Series
EXCLUSIVE: There will be no wedding bliss chapter for Bill and Virginia. I’ve learned that Showtime has opted not to pick up a fifth season of Masters Of Sex starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan as real-life pioneers of human sexuality William Masters and Virginia Johnson. The news comes two weeks after Season 4 of the period drama ended its run on the network. UPDATE: Showtime confirmed the end of the series in a statement: “Masters of Sex was a beautifully written… Read
‘Not Safe with Nikki Glaser’ Canceled By Comedy Central After One Season
Comedy Central has opted not to pick up a second season of sex-themed talk show Not Safe with Nikki Glaser while exploring other opportunities to continue to work with Glaser. The comedian alluded to the news backstage at Chelsea Handler’s Netflix talker Chelsea, where she was guest on the latest episode, released today.
In Not Safe, host Glaser and her guests shared personal stories about sex, relationships and other taboo topics. The show originally was picked up for 10… Read
‘Dead Of Summer’ Canceled By Freeform After One Season
Freeform has decided not to order a second season of the horror series Dead Of Summer. The project hailed from Once Upon A Time creators Adam Horowitz & Edward Kitsis and the ABC series’ writer Ian Goldberg.
The network had high hopes for the series, which had a straight-to-series order based on a multiple-script commitment. However, it was a modest ratings performer, especially on linear TV, and now is joining Freeform’s other new drama series to debut in the summer, Guil… Read