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The Late Shows: Series That Won’t Be Returning in September

The Late Shows: Series That Won’t Be Returning in September

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We’re in upfronts week, when the networks announce their new line-ups for the new television year starting in September, revealing what shows are returning and what shows are premiering. Less excitingly for fans and creators, however, it’s also when the shows get officially cancelled by the networks, sometimes without making much noise about it. If you’re wondering whether your favorite bubble shows have quietly met their end, here’s a list of the shows that won’t be returning for next year.

3 Things <i>Terra Nova</i> Should Do to Make It to Season 2

3 Things Terra Nova Should Do to Make It to Season 2

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Fox is reportedly close to deciding whether or not to renew the much-hyped Terra Nova for a second season, weighing up whether the ratings – which have been in a state of decline since a premiere that already failed to meet network expectations – are weak enough to make the show too expensive to continue with. Purely because I want genre series to stay alive on network television, I’m hoping it gets renewed… but only if the following changes are considered.

<i>Terra Nova</i> Week 2: Deja Vu All Over Again

Terra Nova Week 2: Deja Vu All Over Again

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Watching Terra Nova last night, it struck me that pilots are really not good indicators of what a TV show is actually going to be like; they’ve got too much to do in order to set everything up to have time to actually demonstrate what the show is going to be like on a week-to-week basis. And, judging by last night’s episode of the new series, what we’re going to see on a week-to-week basis is very, very familiar indeed.

<i>Terra Nova’s</i> Ratings: Not A Disaster (Yet)

Terra Nova’s Ratings: Not A Disaster (Yet)

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Fox’s Terra Nova finally debuted last night – months after its originally-scheduled date – to somewhat disappointing ratings; the show was consistently beaten by whatever was on ABC and CBS at the time. Considering the high-profile nature of the series, and the high cost of each episode, is the show in trouble already?

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