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NBC Cancels 'Heroes'

NBC Cancels 'Heroes'

NBC has pulled the plug on Heroes.

The show’s declining ratings and high production cost are to blame for the cancellation, according to THR.

Heroes ran four seasons and was considered for a shorter final season to wrap up the storyline.

Other NBC shows canceled today include Mercy and Trauma. Long-running drama Law & Order also got the boot yesterday.

FYI: Chuck, which was on the bubble and up for cancellation, was renewed earlier today.

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55 Responses to “NBC Cancels 'Heroes'”

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  1. 1
    Jaye Says:

    Never saw it.
    -
    And then a hero comes along,
    With the strength to carry on.
    And you cast your fears aside,
    Cause you know you can survive.
    So, when you feel like hope is gone,
    Just Look inside you and be strong.
    And you’ll finally see the truth,
    See That a hero lies in you, you, you.
    -
    Ahem! Sorry, I just had a moment there :-)

  2. 2
    Maya Says:

    I’m not the greatest Chuck-fan but I’m glad the chose to keep Chuck over **** shows like Mercy and Heroes

  3. 3
    nina Says:

    I’m really bummed!! I know that the quality declined throughout the years but I still loved this show and I think they deserved an real ending…
    The season 4 finale didn’t wrap up the show for me… No explanations, nothing!!!
    NBC, you SUCK!!!

  4. 4
    OUCH Says:

    NOOOOOOOOO http://bit.ly/co5aoh

  5. 5
    natalie Says:

    Reports are now saying Heroes might get a finale event
    http://www.deadline.com/2010/05/nbc-cancels-heroes/?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter

  6. 6
    GoodGirl Says:

    Seriously who still watch this crap?!!

  7. 7
    lilly Says:

    i still liked heroes, it was better than half of the shows on tv, even if it wasn’t as good as it used to be. i’ll miss my peter fix!

  8. 8
    Melody1836 Says:

    no !!!!
    I hope another network will pick them up to give an end…
    however I do understand why they canceled Mercy and Trauma,
    I remember watching the 1st episode of Trauma to check it out and I couldn’t even get through it

  9. 9
    Helena Says:

    @lilly: It sure as hell isn’t better than Big Love, Justified, Weeds, Dexter, Damages, Mad Men…basically all cable TV shows. The show got really horrible. Not surprised.

  10. 10
    lexy hates bilson Says:

    That stinks about Hereos but the special effects probably cost a fortune. Also, Hayden and Zach seem to be trying to do other things so it’s probably for the best.

  11. 11
    Rena Says:

    I blame Hayden Pannettiere. It’s all her fault

  12. 12
    I'm so happy I stopped watchin Says:

    like a year ago!!! Yes!!! Hahahaha stupid fans lol

  13. 13
    kate Says:

    Are they crazy!!! “Mercy” is an insanely good show!!!!!!!!! What is wrong with them?!!!!

  14. 14
    carol Says:

    i ‘am not suprise that this show will cancel

  15. 15
    Dreads Says:

    @Jaye: LMAO! Ugh…..I hate it when they cancel shows……especially when I’m a fan. I never really liked this show but I really know what it is for its fans. I know what it is to see my favorite show getting brutally cancelled. So my condolences to you XD.

  16. 16
    cece Says:

    the first season was good, then they started to kill off main characters. Its all went down hill for me as soon as they got rid of Peters original powers (this got me really upset). Anywho I could have seen this coming, but I wished that they would have wraped up the storylines before they canceled it. :(. O well atleast i still have Big Love, Dexter and Trueblood !!!!!!

  17. 17
    star Says:

    NO!!!!! i love this show yes it got crappy but last season was good :( damn you NBC

  18. 18
    Elisa Says:

    finally!!
    at first it was very good but then lost all logic, they forgot important details leaving loose ends
    a shame that a series that started so well ended like this

  19. 19
    ivanka Says:

    it was about time, the first two seasons were the best

  20. 20
    Betty Says:

    a show i actually liked i’m gonna miss it so much.

  21. 21
    NBC sucks Says:

    Screw NBC. They’re a dying network anyhow.

  22. 22
    Jayne Says:

    no they cant not another one going i like heroes dont do this it needs to stay i like Peter.

  23. 23
    p3rp3tu4 Says:

    I hated the whole boring Carnival garbage they tossed in !
    YAY for CHUCK!

  24. 24
    So Judgemental Says:

    Thanks NBC. There is officially no reason to ever have to lower myself to watching your channel any longer. Oh wait.. I still like 30 Rock! Gosh darn you!!!!

  25. 25
    So Happy Says:

    HEROES IS GONE. I hate Hayden – she effed the show up. Little oompa loompa looking freak that she is!!! SHE RUINED THE SHOW!!!

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