TV has been residence to an infinite variety of one-season wonders — however what concerning the reveals that had been virtually yanked earlier than the primary business break?
Within the wake of Swamp Factor‘s swift cancellation, TVLine is looking again at 26 of TV’s most notorious flame-outs — some beloved, others not a lot. As a result of for each Lone Star, there’s additionally a Viva Laughlin, or (ugh) Work It.
A few of these reveals had the misfortune (and/or blessing, relying on the way you have a look at it) of being pulled after only one episode. Take, as an example, when ABC apparently had a solution to Emily’s Causes Why Not.
Others had been picked as much as collection, solely by no means to make it to air. That features a 1990s sitcom revival, a Merciless Intentions spinoff starring Amy Adams, and a Gavin & Stacey remake starring Jason Ritter and Alexis Bledel.
All of those ill-fated reveals have one factor in widespread: None of them made it previous 5 episodes.
Browse the hooked up gallery — you possibly can click on right here for direct entry — to revisit a few of TV’s most embarrassing historical past, then hit the feedback and inform us if you happen to watched (or, on the very least, had been planning to observe) any of those short-lived packages.