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NBC Cancels 'Community' After Five Seasons

May 9, 2014 (7:38 pm) GMT
Joel McHale tweets, '#darkesttimeline' in response to the cancellation, while Gillian Jacobs and Dan Harmon thank fans for their support.

"" won't be coming back for another season. Despite fans' hope for "six seasons and a movie," NBC dismisses the Dan Harmon-created TV show about a group of students at a community college in the fictional Greendale, Colorado, after running for five seasons.

Starring , , , Danny Pudi, Jim Rash, , and , the comedy series has just wrapped its fifth season. Airing last month, its finale drew 2.9 million viewers and a 1.0 rating in the 18-49 demographic.

Cast members weighed in on the cancellation. McHale tweeted, "#darkesttimeline." Jacobs wrote, "Thank you for the love, best fans in the world. Thank you @danharmon for the best job of my life. #ePluribusAnus." Meanwhile, Harmon posted, "Twitter isn't big enough to hold my condolences and more importantly my gratitude to the best fans, cast and crew in TV history. Excelsior."

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