Breaking news, and it’s not splendid: CBS has cancelled the revival of Murphy Brown after one season, TVLine has realized.
Candice Bergen returned to the title feature that won her five Emmys at some level of the demonstrate’s long-established 1988-ninety eight CBS bustle, with collection creator Diane English aid as showrunner. The revival moreover brought aid long-established forged contributors Joe Regalbuto (Frank Fontana), Faith Ford (Corky Sherwood) and Grant Shaud (Miles Silverberg), and added Jake McDorman as Murphy’s son Avery — now a reporter for the rival Wolf community — Tyne Daly as bar proprietor Phyllis and Nik Dodani as social media whiz Pat.
However after debuting to a 1.1 demo ranking, Murphy went fractional objective three weeks in. Over its thirteen-episode revival bustle, which wrapped up in December, it averaged a Zero.Eighty 4 within the demo — ranking closing amongst CBS’ eight sitcoms — and 6.1 million total viewers, the assign it outdrew Fam, Man With a Figuring out and Joyful Collectively. (The extinct forged surely didn’t approach cheap, both, so CBS couldn’t be tickled to retain meting out gargantuan bucks for its lowest-rated comedy.)
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