CBS cancels “Jericho,” again


CBS has decided to cancel its post-nuclear drama “Jericho” for the second time. CBS Entertainment president Nina Tassler says the March 25th episode of will be the series finale: “Without question, there are passionate viewers watching this program; we simply wish there were more. We thank an engaged and spirited fan base for keeping the show alive this long, and an outstanding team of producers, cast and crew that went through creative hoops to deliver a compelling, high quality second season. We have no regrets bringing the show back for a second try. We listened to our viewers, gave the series an opportunity to grow, and the producers put a great story on the screen.  We’re proud of everyone’s efforts."

The March 25th broadcast is the seventh episode, completing the seven-episode order for the 2007/2008 season.