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‘Anchorwoman’ canceled already

FIRST ON LOST REMOTE: A few Lost Remoters have tipped us with the news that Fox will not air the remainder of the Anchorwoman episodes — the decision coming down less than a day after it premiered with dismal ratings. We’re still waiting for official word, but here’s the Fox memo as sent to us below (thanks for the tip, all!).

UPDATE: Fox confirms it.


You did whaaaaat?

To: GENERAL MANAGERS
GENERAL SALES MANAGERS
PROGRAM DIRECTORS
PROMOTION MANAGERS
TRAFFIC MANAGERS

Fr: ANNE SCHWARZ, SCHEDULING

Da: AUGUST 23, 2007

Re: ‘TIL DEATH TO REPLACE ANCHORWOMAN

FOX will run back-to-back episodes of ‘TIL DEATH on Wednesdays for the next three weeks, and the remaining episodes of ANCHORWOMAN will not air.

o On THREE WEDNESDAYS, AUGUST 29, SEPTEMBER 5 and SEPTEMBER 12, 2007, from 8:00-9:00pm (ET/PT), FOX will air back-to-back encore episodes of ‘TIL DEATH!

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RECAP
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Three Wednesdays, 8/29, 9/5 and 9/12
*8:00pm ‘TIL DEATH (R) (OTO)
8:30pm ‘TIL DEATH (R)
9:00pm BONES (R) (OTO)

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