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TNT Cancels 'Hawthorne', Jada Pinkett Smith Thanks Fans

September 3, 2011 (1:47 am) GMT
After it is announced that the drama series will not be picked up for a fourth season, the Christina Hawthorne depicter tweets, 'I want to say thank you to all the fans for being Hawthorne soldiers.'
TNT Cancels 'Hawthorne', Jada Pinkett Smith Thanks Fans

TNT has pulled the plug on medical drama "" after three seasons. On Friday, September 2, the network announced that it will not order a fourth season of the show, which was struggling with its ratings although it generated loyal fan base.

"TNT truly appreciates the tremendous dedication of everyone involved," the network said in a statement. "The series gave TNT the opportunity to work with many outstanding people, including and the rest of the show's talented cast, crew, producers and writers. We wish everyone involved with HawthoRNe nothing but the best."

Lead actress Jada has since taken to Twitter to inform fans about the cancellation and thank them. "Hey everyone...if you don't know Hawthorne will not be returning for another season. I want to say thank you to all the fans for being Hawthorne soldiers. All our facebook fans...twitter soldiers and viewers...you held us down. Of course you know there is more to come...believe it!" she wrote.

A petition has been proposed to urge TNT not to cancel the series. In the argument, the person who set up the petition praises the show for having "a diverse cast and a strong presence in so many different communities."

"Hawthorne" is the second series that was canceled by TNT this summer. The network had axed Emmy-nominated show "" back in July, sparking protests among TV critics.

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