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'The Good Wife': Creators Robert & Michelle King Talk Ending The Series

2/14/2016 11:55am EST
'The Good Wife': Creators Robert & Michelle King Talk Ending The
Tonight begins the end of The Good Wife, as the CBS drama airs the first of what we now know will be its final nine episodes. Series co-creators and showrunners Robert and Michelle King spoke to reporters recently to discuss why they stuck to their original plan of ending the series after seven seasons.

They also teased what might be ahead and whether or not any fan favorites might come back to visit Alicia (Julianna Margulies) before the series finale airs on Sunday, May 8.

"We started the show back in 2009 with the idea that it would only go 13 episodes because that was the only thing w...
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CBS Pulls The Plug On Maggie Lawson And Jane Lynch Comedy

2/10/2016 10:38am EST
'Angel From Hell' Cancelled By CBS, Pulled From Schedule
CBS has pulled the plug on the Maggie Lawson and Jane Lynch comedy series Angel From Hell and removed it from the schedule effective immediately, per a report from Deadline Hollywood.

Angel From Hell starred Lawson (Psych) as Allison, a woman who forms an unlikely friendship with the eccentric Amy, played by Lynch (Glee, Hollywood Game Night), after Amy claims to be Allison's guardian angel.

In its last airing Feb. 4, Angel drew 6.29 million viewers. Only five of the show's thirteen episodes aired, and it's unknown as of Tuesday whether or not CBS will burn those off at a later date or le...
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CBS To End Long-Running Drama 'The Good Wife'

2/8/2016 9:06am EST
CBS Ending 'The Good Wife' This Season
CBS has surprised fans by announcing that this season of The Good Wife will indeed be its last. The network released a new promo during Super Bowl 50 billing the "final episodes" of the long-running drama, which will air its series finale on Sunday, May 8.

Rumors had been swirling for months as to whether or not TGW would continue past this season, as creators Robert and Michelle King had always been vocal about doing the series for seven seasons, down to a specific pattern in the episode titles.

As such, they had announced earlier this season that they would be leaving the show to focus ...
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Will 'Alaskan Bush People' Return Next Season?

2/1/2016 1:41pm EST
Alaskan Bush People
Will the “Alaskan Bush People” series be canceled next season? Speculations are making people wonder if the reality show will return with the Billy Brown's health issues and legal troubles that have resulted in a few family members going to jail.

The season finale showed Billy and his entire family leaving “Browntown” because of his health issues that involved serious seizures. Moreover, fraud charges against Billy and his oldest son, Josh “Bam Bam” Brown resulted in a plea deal they agreed to in exchange for 30 days in jail.

TV Over Mind reports that regardless of these events, “Alaskan...
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Weekend News Includes Final Season For 'Rectify'

1/11/2016 9:01am EST
TCA Buzz: Weekend News Includes Final Season For 'Rectify'
Among the announcements made over the weekend at the Television Critics Association press tour were that SundanceTV's original drama series Rectify (pictured above) will end after its upcoming fourth season and that BBC America has green-lit another spin-off series from venerable sci-fi franchise Doctor Who.

Starpulse has collected all the important news from the weekend TCA sessions in one handy place. Keep reading for more details on what's been renewed, when shows are kicking off or coming back, and what's ahead in TV's new year.

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Sundance has decided to shutter its first or...
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TNT Cancels 3 Shows And Renews 2

12/17/2015 1:51pm EST
Sharron Stone
TV show cancellations on TNT were announced via Deadline on Wednesday. The network decided to ax three and renew two programs as the new year approaches.

According to the site, “Legends,” “Agent X,” and “Public Morals” were cancelled by TNT. None of them had performed especially well in the ratings department. "Legends" stars Sean Bean. Despite the program showing marked improvement creatively in Season 2, its performance didn't cut it enough in order to be renewed for a third season.

“Agent X” and “Public Morals” were canceled after just one season.

Ed Burns stars in the 1960s period po...
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Discovery Channel Ending 'MythBusters' In 2016

10/22/2015 10:52pm EDT
Mythbusters
"Mythbusters," the seven time Emmy-nominated Discovery Channel series that made household names of former special effects wizards Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman, will come to an end after its 14th season airs in 2016. The network announced the cancellation on Wednesday.

"Making 'Mythbusters' has fundamentally and irrevocably altered the way I think as a person, as an artist, and as a scientist. I'm glad for the chance to say goodbye with some of the best television we've ever made. I will miss making this show," said Savage in a statement.

"I never dreamed we would be on television at all,...
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'Rookie Blue' Gets Cancelled

10/17/2015 2:30pm EDT
'Rookie Blue' Gets Cancelled After Six Seasons
Rookie Blue has been cancelled and will not return for a seventh season, as announced by the cop drama's Canadian production company Shaw Media on Friday and reported by TVLine.

The show's future had been in doubt for several months given its age and the decision to split what had been a full-length season five into two cycles, as well as the previous reveal that co-creator and showrunner Tassie Cameron would be departing for other projects after season six.

The season six finale, "74 Epiphanies," even felt like a series ender with longtime couple Andy McNally (Missy Peregrym) and Sam Swa...
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Tyra Banks Confirms The End Of 'ANTM'

10/16/2015 1:17pm EDT
America's Next Top Model
After 22 seasons (or cycles, as the show calls each series), popular CW reality show "America's Next Top Model" will come to an end.

Host Tyra Banks made the announcement on her Twitter page on Wednesday, writing, "Thinking #ANTM22 should be our last cycle. I truly believe it's time. May your pics be forever fierce. Keep on Smizing!"

The network confirmed Banks' news, revealing that the series finale will air on December 4, according to Variety.

The show, co-produced by Banks, debuted in 2003 on the former UPN network before moving to the CW, where it spent 16 cycles.

"'America's Next T...
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'The Comedians' Cancelled After Just One Season

7/24/2015 3:23am EDT
The Comedians
The Comedians is over- after just one season, FX is canceling the fledgling series. Deadline reports that the network has passed on a potential second season of the series, starring Billy Crystal and Josh Gad, and that The Comedians is officially done.

The official announcement came on Wednesday night, when executive producer/showrunner Ben Wexler revealed the bad news on Twitter. "#TheComedians is cancelled at FX. I could not be more proud of the work we all did," Wexler said in mourning.

#TheComedians is cancelled at FX. I could not be more proud of the work we all did.

— Ben Wexler ...
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