The 2019-20 TV season which roughly spans, September 2019 through August 2020 is shaping up to be a very competitive and strong one. With lots of original pilots, reboots, and spin-offs in the horizon, it’s looking like the big five channels and then others are cleaning house aggressively to make sure that only the really good rating magnet get precious air time.
While some shows are getting picked up for more seasons, other TV series are getting the ax.
Although, 2019 marks the end of some beloved series, including “The Big Bang Theory” on CBS and HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” While some series like Game of Thrones finished on a pre-planned (and as it turns out), not too well-thought-out high note, other shows’ are having their lifespans cut prematurely short.
Sadly, here’s a list of all the Canceled TV shows you’ll be saying goodbye to this year.
13 Reasons Why (Netflix)
This high school drama was renewed for a fourth and final season.
The 100 (The CW)
Series creator Jason Rothenberg revealed that the sci-fi series would be ending with seven seasons and 100 episodes. How fitting!
The Affair (Showtime)
Showtime announced the end of this psychological drama series with season five.
Shot outdoors in front of a live audience, this sitcom revolves around a makeshift bar in a backyard. It was canceled before all 13 episodes had aired.
American Vandal (Netflix)
This mockumentary series was canceled after the second season was released.
Andi Mack (Disney Channel)
This tween comedy-drama series comes to an end with season three.
Angie Tribeca (TBS)
This offbeat cop comedy was canceled after four seasons.
Arrow (The CW)
The network announced the end of this superhero series on eighth season.
The cable channel announced the comedy would end with season four.
Berlin Station (EPIX)
This CIA drama series was canceled after three seasons.
The Big Bang Theory (CBS)
The top-rated fan-favorite sitcom was announced to be ending with season 12.
Renewed for a fifth and final season. Hopefully, the writers will give the series a satisfying conclusion and not pull a Game of Thrones on us. (Yes, I’m still pissed)
Broad City (Comedy Central)
This comedy series follows the lives of Ilana and Abbi, two young Jewish-American women, who are making their way in New York City. It was announced that season five would be the end.
Busy Tonight (E!)
The late-night talk show, which debuted on October 2018 and is hosted by Busy Philipps. She revealed in May 2019 that the talk show had been canceled but hopes to find a new home for her show.
The ratings were poor and there is no indication that HBO would be interested in a season 2. Co-creator Jenni Konner also confirmed that there are no plans for a second season.
The streaming service revealed that the UK comedy would be the ending with its fourth season.
This supernatural thriller series was canceled by the streaming service after one season.
Champaign ILL (YouTube)
In this scripted series, a superstar rapper dies and leaves his best friends missing the luxury lifestyle they’ve come to love. It was dropped after one season.
Channel Zero (Syfy)
This anthology horror series was discarded after four seasons and declining ratings.
The Code (CBS)
This military legal drama was canceled after a one season.
The Cool Kids (FOX)
I’m sure we would miss the four seniors and their shenanigans. They won’t be causing any more trouble as this Friday night comedy has been canceled.
A third season was not ordered due to the ratings dropping drastically in season two.
This comedy series Created by Pete Holmes had a good three seasons run before being canceled by HBO.
Crazy Ex-Girlfriend (The CW)
Despite low ratings, this romantic musical dramedy series defied odds several times and was repeatedly renewed. However, it was announced that Rebecca Bunch’s story would be ending with season four.
Corporate (Comedy Central)
This work comedy was renewed for a third and final season.
Criminal Minds (CBS)
After several years, this popular crime drama will be ending with its 15th and final season.
The Curious Creations of Christine McConnell (Netflix)
Comedy series about an artist and baker living in a mansion filled with monsters and ghosts. After one season, the series has been killed off!
Deadly Class (Syfy)
Black comedy-thriller series about an elite private academy where students are trained to become assassins. It was canceled after one season.
Designated Survivor (Netflix)
After being canceled by ABC, this political thriller series was revived by Netflix for a third season. Unfortunately, the streaming channel is not ordering a fourth season.
The Deuce (HBO)
Renewed for a third and final season.
Anthology series revealed to have just three chapters (seasons).
The Disappearance (WGN America)
This dramatic miniseries would not be getting a second season.
Doc McStuffins (Disney Junior)
Even kids are not spared in the TV shows onslaught. According to Laya DeLeon Hayes, the voice of the titular character, she had recorded the last episode of this animated children’s series.
The Enemy Within (NBC)
A spy drama starring Jennifer Carpenter and Morris Chestnut, this series ran for 13 episodes before being canceled.
According to Netflix, the anthology drama was renewed for a third and final season.
After renewing the show for a seventh season. It was later announced that it would be its final season.
After five seasons of music and crime, the Lyon family drama would be ending with a sixth and final season.
Face the Truth (syndicated)
This daily show that sees Actress, Vivica A. Fox and a panel help regular people resolve their problems lasted only one season.
This comedy series about a young woman’s life taking a downhill turn when her out-of-control sister moves in was canceled after one season of 13 episodes.
The First (Hulu)
After just eight episodes, this Sean Penn drama series, about astronauts and their families, has been grounded to a halt.
The Fix (ABC)
This legal drama, co-created by Marcia Clark, the prosecutor in the infamous O.J. Simpson murder trial won’t be getting a second season.
A comedy-drama, following the story of an angry and sex-addicted woman living in London. The second season would be the end.
For the People (ABC)
After two low rated seasons, the legal drama has been canceled.
A comedy series about a married couple, after one season of eight episodes, this Fred Armisen and Maya Rudolph series has been canceled.
This series tells the story of legendary choreographer Bob Fosse and actress/dancer Gwen Verdon, for eight episodes.
Friends from College (Netflix)
This comedy series won’t be returning for a third season and it was confirmed by Co-creator Nick Stoller.
Fuller House (Netflix)
The sequel to the Full House sitcom which ran from 1987-95, this family comedy series is coming to an end with its fifth season.
Future Man (Hulu)
Revolves around an underachieving janitor who is needed to save the world. This sci-fi comedy series ends with season three.
Game of Thrones (HBO)
The epic fantasy drama series ends with the eighth season of six episodes.
The Gifted (FOX)
Sci-fi series about a family who goes on the run after the children develop mutant abilities. After two low-rated seasons, the series has been canceled.
The Good Cop (Netflix)
This Josh Groban and Tony Danza series have been canceled just a few months after the release of the first season.
The Good Place (NBC)
This afterlife comedy series is ending with its fourth season.
This live-action drama series which tells of a Gotham City before batman is coming to an end with its fifth season.
Happy Together (CBS)
This hilarious sitcom which focuses on a married couple who invite a pop star to live with them lasted just one season.
After two low rated seasons, this series starring Christopher Meloni and the voice of Patton Oswalt, has been canceled.
This espionage thriller was said to be ending with its eighth season. However, the eighth and final season release has been delayed.
Homicide Hunter: Lt Joe Kenda (Investigation Discovery)
This long-running series follows veteran police detective Joe Kenda is coming to an end with its ninth season.
How to Get Away with Murder (ABC)
This Viola Davis series has been announced to be ending with its sixth season.
House of Cards (Netflix)
According to the streaming service, the sixth season of this political drama series is it’s last.
The Hunt for the Trump Tapes (VICELAND)
According to the cable channel, Tom Arnold won’t be back for a second year.
I Am Frankie (Nickelodeon)
This comedy series about an android robot has been canceled after two seasons, according to some casts members of the show.
I Feel Bad (NBC)
This sitcom about a working mom has been canceled after one season.
I Love You, America (Hulu)
This series which follows Comic, Sarah Silverman trying to connect “unlike-minded” people lasted just one season of before getting the ax.
This crime drama series has been canceled after a drastic rating decline. It lasted two seasons.
Into the Badlands (AMC)
AMC announced even before the action drama series’ third season premiere that it would be it’s last.
iZombie (The CW)
The horror dramedy series has ended with its fifth and final season.
Jane the Virgin (The CW)
This telenovela about Jane Villanueva (Gina Rodriguez) is ending with season five.
The Kids Are Alright (ABC)
This comedy sitcom, set in the 1970s and loosely based on the childhood and Irish Catholic family of the show’s creator, Tim Doyle, has been dropped after a single season.
Dutch, John, and D’avin and their bounty hunting escapades come to an end with its fifth season.
This series about Superman’s homeworld and ancestors is ending after two seasons.
Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC)
This long-running late-night music series is ending after its 2,000th episode.
The Last Ship (TNT)
This action-drama series, about the crew of the USS Nathan James, was renewed for a fifth and final season.
Leah Remini: Scientology and the Aftermath (A&E)
After three seasons and a two-hour special, this docuseries has run its course.
This sci-fi psychological thriller series based on a Marvel Comics Character has been announced to be ending with its third season.
Lethal Weapon (FOX)
After three seasons and plenty of reported turmoil between the two main casts, FOX has decided to ax the cop series.
After being renewed for a second season, it was later announced that this mystery drama series starring Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd would be the end with the second season.
Life in Pieces (CBS)
This comedy series following the several members of the Short family has been canceled after four seasons.
Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club (MTV)
After being panned by critics, this reality show following the management of the controversial actress’ beach club in Mykonos, Greece has been canceled. It lasted for one season.
This horror anthology series was canceled after two seasons.
Love Is ___ (OWN)
Formerly renewed for a second season but that plan was subsequently squashed.
After rescuing the supernatural cop drama series from FOX for a fourth season, the streaming service has renewed the show for a fifth and final season.
Madam Secretary (CBS)
This political drama series has been renewed for a sixth and final season.
The Man in the High Castle (Amazon)
This alt-history series is reportedly ending with its fourth season.
It has been confirmed by the showrunner that there won’t be a second season.
Marvel’s Agents of SHIELD (ABC)
It’s the end of the road for Agent Coulson and company with season seven.
Marvel’s Iron Fist (Netflix)
After two short seasons, the martial-arts hero series has been dropped by the streaming service.
Marvel’s Jessica Jones (Netflix)
Like other Marvel series on the streaming service, this series has been canceled with season three being it’s last.
Marvel’s The Punisher (Netflix)
Following the trend of Marvel series cancellations on the streaming service, it was no surprise that this one was canceled too with season two which was released in January 2019 is it’s last.
Megyn Kelly Today (NBC)
Following Kelly’s comments regarding blackface, the morning talk show was dropped.
Mic’d Up (NFL Network)
The channel reportedly needed to cut $20 million from the budget so shows were canceled and this was one of them.
Midnight, Texas (NBC)
Due to low ratings, this supernatural drama series about a small town in Texas only lasted for two seasons before getting axed.
Modern Family (ABC)
This top-rated and long-running mockumentary-style family sitcom is coming to a planned end with its 11th and final season.
Mr. Robot (USA Network)
It has been confirmed by the show creator, showrunner, and director Sam Esmail that this series would be ending with season four.
Murphy Brown (CBS)
This reboot is getting the boot! Apparently, this 1990’s sitcom revival has been canceled and there won’t be a 12th season.
My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (Discovery Family)
It was announced that the ninth season of this animated series would be the last.
This sci-fi thriller based on George R.R. Martin’s book has been canceled after one season of 10 episodes.
Now Apocalypse (Starz)
This surreal, coming-of-age comedy series, was canceled after one low-rated season.
The OA (Netflix)
After two seasons, this sci-fi mystery series has been canceled.
OK K.O.! Let’s Be Heroes (Cartoon Network)
After three seasons, it has been revealed by the series creator Ian Jones-Quartey that the animated series has been canceled.
One Dollar (CBS All Access)
This thriller drama has been canceled by the streaming service.
Orange Is the New Black (Netflix)
This prison series is saying goodbye to fans with its seventh and final season.
This sci-fi drama series about abandoned passengers on a spacecraft was dropped after one season.
Overthinking with Kat & June (YouTube)
After one season, this comedy about female friendship was canceled.
Page Six TV (syndicated)
This daily syndicated newsmagazine ran for two seasons before being canceled.
Paradise Hotel (FOX)
Due to poor ratings, the show was cut short and ended after seven episodes.
The Passage (FOX)
After one season, Wolgast and Amy’s story have been canceled.
This drama series which followed the complicated life of intelligence officer John Tavner (Michael Dorman), has been canceled after two seasons.
People of Earth (TBSTBSTBS)
After ordering a third season of this comedy series, it was later revoked.
Pick ’em (NFL Network)
This was one the shows canceled in the channels quest to cut $20 million from the budget.
Playbook (NFL Network)
The channel cut the show in the quest to cut $20 million from the budget.
After a five-season run, this crime drama would be ending with its sixth and final season.
Power Rankings (NFL Network)
One of the shows canceled by the channel in the quest to cut $20 million from the budget.
This supernatural drama, adapted from DC Comics’ Vertigo imprint, which follows a hard-drinking, chain-smoking preacher has been announced to be ending with its fourth season.
Proven Innocent (FOX)
Guilty of low ratings, this legal drama has been sentenced to cancellation.
After three seasons, this international crime drama has been canceled.
The Ranch (Netflix)
According to Ashton Kutcher, parts seven and eight of the fourth season would be the end of this comedy series.
The Red Line (CBS)
After a low-rated season, the limited series won’t be returning for a second run.
After a low rated first season, this comedy series starring the breakout star of “Get Out” and co-creator Lil Rel Howery, has been canceled.
The Romanoffs (Amazon)
After one season of eight episodes, this anthology drama series about possible descendants of the famous family has been canceled.
Following controversy due to some disturbing tweets from the show’s lead character, ABC had to make some tough choices and abruptly canceled this sitcom revival.
Ryan Hansen Solves Crimes on Television (YouTube)
After two seasons of Hansen helping homicide detectives bring felons to justice, this comedy series has been canceled.
Santa Clarita Diet (Netflix)
Drew Barrymore and Timothy Olyphant star in this horror-comedy series for three seasons before its cancellation.
Schitt’s Creek (Pop)
After six seasons, this comedy series about the formerly wealthy Rose family has come to an end.
A Series of Unfortunate Events (Netflix)
Based on the Lemony Snicket books, this Neil Patrick Harris series has run its course for three seasons.
It has been announced that the third season would be this series’ last.
She’s Gotta Have It (Netflix)
This Spike Lee drama series has been canceled by the streaming service after two seasons. Although Spike Lee is shopping for a new home for it.
Silicon Valley (HBO)
This tech comedy series has been confirmed to be ending with its sixth season.
Following controversy and an investigation into on-set misconduct by creator/star Frankie Shaw and downhill spiral of ratings, the network decided not to order a third season.
Sneaky Pete (Amazon)
After three seasons, this drama about a con artist has been canceled.
The Son (AMC)
The network has announced that the second season would be the Western drama’s last run.
The Spanish Princess (Starz)
According to reports, in order to wrap up Catherine of Aragon’s story, a “second run” of episodes were ordered.
It’s time to say goodbye to JJ and the rest of the DiMeo family, as the series comes to an end after four seasons.
Splitting Up Together (ABC)
Due to low ratings, this comedy series about divorced parents trying their best to keep their family together has been canceled after two seasons.
Stan Against Evil (IFC)
This horror-comedy series has ended after three seasons.
Leaving fans with a big cliffhanger, this music drama has been canceled after three seasons.
After two seasons, this daytime talk show, hosted by the titular Steve Harvey, has been canceled due to low ratings.
Strike Back (Cinemax)
For a second time, it has been announced that the action drama is ending.
Suits (USA Network)
This legal drama has been renewed for a ninth and final season. A new spinoff “Pearson” has been ordered.
Supernatural (The CW)
After a very long run of 15 seasons, the Demon hunting Winchester brothers, Sam and Dean will be saying goodbye as the dark fantasy series ends.
Swamp Thing (DC Universe)
The live-action series has been canceled.
Tanked (Animal Planet)
Animal Planet says the series has come “to a natural end” after 15 seasons.
Teachers (TV Land)
It was announced that the third season would be the end.
Those Who Can’t (truTV)
After three seasons, this comedy series about three dysfunctional teachers (played by the show’s creators), has been canceled.
The Tick (Amazon)
After two seasons, the big blue superhero series has been canceled.
Tin Star (Amazon)
This British-Canadian crime drama has reportedly been renewed for its third and final season.
Too Old to Die Young (Amazon)
One season after, this crime drama from Nicolas Refn has been axed.
This drama series which follows the various journeys of the Pfefferman family has been announced to be ending with its fifth season.
After these three seasons, this sci-fi series has been canceled.
This teen drama has been renewed for a second and final season.
Tuca & Bertie (Netflix)
After one season, this animated adult sitcom about the friendship between a pair of thirty-something bird-women has been canceled.
Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (Netflix)
Ended with its fourth and final season.
Plans for the series were canceled after it was ordered, cast and in production.
The seventh season was the final season.
This Franco-Canadian historical drama series has been confirmed to be ending with the third season.
Vice Live (VICELAND)
Less than two months on the air and the channel pulled the plug on this nightly series.
Vice News Tonight (HBO)
After nearly a three year run, HBO announced that it would cancel this nightly news program.
This historical drama series would be ending with its sixth and final season.
The Village (NBC)
With just one season, this drama revolving around the neighbors in a Brooklyn apartment building has been canceled due to low ratings.
Voltron: Legendary Defender (Netflix)
This animated series would be ending with its eighth season.
After 10 seasons, this reality show revolving around the Wahlberg brothers and a chain of restaurants owned by them is ending.
Whiskey Cavalier (ABC)
After just one season, the spy series starring Scott Foley and Lauren Cohan was canceled but the studio is searching for a new home for the series.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? (Syndicated)
After a 17 years syndicated run, this game show has been canceled.
Will & Grace (NBC)
This is another reboot getting the boot! This comedy sitcom was revived for a ninth, tenth and eleventh seasons which has been announced to be the last. For now!
According to the TV Show’s cast members, the comedy series won’t be returning for a fourth season.
Wyatt Cenec’s Problem Areas (HBO)
A topical comedy series, host Wyatt Cenac revealed that the show had been canceled on the day of its second season finale.
X Company (Ovation)
This Canadian/Hungarian espionage thriller series has been canceled after three seasons.
Years and Years (HBO)
According to reports, the co-production of this show by BBC One and HBO is ending.
You Me Her (AT&T Audience Network)
According to reports, this romantic comedy ends in season five.
You’re the Worst (FXX)
This dark romantic comedy, starring Chris Geere and Aya Cash, has been renewed for a fifth and final season.
Your Business (MSNBC)
After 12 years on the air, this TV show hosted by JJ Ramberg is ending.
Z Nation (Syfy)
After five seasons, this show which revolves around an unlikely group of zombie apocalypse survivors is ending. However, a prequel series is in the works.
What do you think? Have any of your favorite shows been canceled? Which ones are you sad to see end?