ABC decides not to acquire The New Adventures of Old Christine
Comedy series The New Adventures of Old Christine looks to be officially dead following ABC’s decision not to acquire the comedy after its cancellation by broadcaster CBS.
It looks as though it’s the end of the road for the comedy series The New Adventures of Old Christine. The comedy, which starred Julia Louis-Dreyfus, was cancelled by broadcaster CBS two weeks ago following declining ratings for the past two seasons. The cancellation didn’t come as a surprise to many but there was speculation that ABC may have stepped in and acquired the series because its studio-arm produces the comedy for CBS. However, its now emerged that ABC has decided not to acquire The New Adventures of Old Christine and the news comes followings its decision not to pick up fellow cancelled CBS series Ghost Whisperer. The New Adventures of Old Christine ran for five seasons on CBS.